Posted in Blog

Busy Times Ahead!

Things are getting busy in my house. Well, can I still call it my house now that we’ve sold it? And the thing about busy times is something has to give.

We’ve finally found a house that we love and will move in there on the 14th of December. Following that we put our house on the market and were lucky enough to sell  it within a week of listing it. We’ve been busy cleaning, packing and planning.

On top of that I’m trying to get my first draft of my newest WIP done, keep up-to-date with Pieces of String and come up with ideas for Tiny Owl Workshop’s Lane of Unusual Traders. Unfortunately, these are the things that have slid a little on the priority list because the other things have solid deadlines attached. If all our things aren’t ready to move on the 14th then that’s going to cause problems for my whole family.

That said, busy times can also exciting times and while some things have to be pushed to the back burner at the moment, I’m so excited to move into our new place and start making it feel like home.

I’m curious to know, how do you manage things when they get busy? What’s the first thing to drop down your priority list?


I'm a writer, reader, wife, mother and lover of chocolate. I write fiction for children and young people, as well as create engaging learning resources for teachers to use in their classrooms.

Everyone has an opinion. What's yours?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.