These fleeting moments of sheer positively - sheer hope - have pushed me to change the things that were making me so unhappy. This month I joined the gym. Yes, that was the easiest part (well, don't get me started on how expensive the privilege to exercise in a gym with four walls is), but I have actually kind of stuck at it. I eased myself in gently and I do two-three times a week; three on a good week, two if I am super busy or exhausted, but it's a start. I've been cutting out the refined sugar again (apart from the odd naughty treat and the high sugar content of my Belvita addiction but sshhh), and have been listening more to my body. I actually feared at one point I would turn into a vegetable, I basically live off of meat and
Another positive thing to come out of January was that I got a promotion at work. You're now looking at a Deputy Editor, which means I get to write about beauty for another year, yay! Despite all of this, I am glad to see the back of January and having my bank account topped up a little bit again after the longest post Christmas break (until next week when I have pissed it up the wall on lentil crisps (latest addition) and lipstick!), but I am so ready for February because... PANCAKES (maybe we should try protein ones this year...hmm maybe not.) I know you get me. Are you also happy to see the back of January?