Day 31: Supergoals

Since lockdown restrictions have been ever so slightly relaxed, we're being treated to some glorious weather and people are trying to get back to work, it feels like time to wind down the vlog. So, this will be the last week of my 'singing from home' lockdown diary before I leap into a plan for …

Day 27: Epic fail

Grrrrr. For some reason, it took me ages to film today's vlog. It was too long. I stumbled over my words. I strayed off topic. Trial and error. For the past five weeks in lockdown, every Sunday, myself and three friends have challenged ourselves to a pencil drawing of a different subject which we then …

Day 25: Go you!

Everyone needs a pat on the back, right? It's weird how topics for the blog emerge and evolve throughout the day. Today started with a long conversation with my greatest friend, Charlotte. We talked about how, as humans, we wait for validation. We know we shouldn't be driven by or expect it but it's nevertheless …

Day 20: All the admins

I've been trying to cram lots of short sessions on lots of different things into each day. Every day in lockdown comprises at least 30 minutes each of yoga, piano practice, German, vocal warm-ups, score learning, vlogging, cycling/running etc. The problem is, I was finding that I was making small gains in each task but …

Feeling thoughtful

Today's the second Friday since starting the #sfh blog. Last week I wrapped up with a Facebook live so wanted to do the same but was really struggling to think of a topic. Every other day, a subject has come naturally but today it felt forced and manufactured. When I was studying at the Associated …