Am I entitled to a holiday?

Am I entitled to a holiday?

By the last week of the school Spring term I was feeling drained. We had a family staycation planned and I was looking forward to it. As fate would have it, on the evening of the last day of school I fell ill. My Easter was spent was sick in bed. On the plus side, I...
The Change- part 2

The Change- part 2

‘The Change’ sounds a bit like a sci-fi novel doesn’t it? Well, there is a bit of science in it actually, biology. In my previous post, I talked about my visit to the GP because I was experience menopausal symptoms. We agreed to me taking a blood test to look for any...
The Change

The Change

I remember when I was little I’d overhear the older women talking about ‘the change of life’.  I knew enough to know they were talking about menopause but I couldn’t understand why it had to be hush hush.  I certainly couldn’t understand why they felt it was a loss of...