Summer Bucket List

It is finally the summer holidays. School finished for me two days ago.

This means that Christmas is just around the corner. The beaches and lakes are ready and teachers are taking their first proper breaths since term three.

It also means that I suddenly have weird amounts of time on my hands which is never a good thing. My active relaxing means that I need to be doing something.

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The One Where I Try to Be Productive

It’s the school holidays – the summer break – which means I have nearly a whole six weeks to do so many things. Of course, one of my main priorities is relaxing and taking some time for myself as teaching is rather draining. But, as my friends have reminded me time and time again – I’m not good at relaxing. Call me an active relaxer. Why am I this way? Who knows – it could be due to my anxiety which is tied in with my A type personality which is tied with the desire to be productive. It’s a knot of Gordian proportions. 

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