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About me an replace

It’s ages since I’ve written a private submit and one nearly me. There have been a number of new readers recently so I simply needed to say hello and share a bit extra about me for you guys but in addition for these extra established readers time to seek out out a number of issues about me, you may not already know.

I believe that’s what makes Simply Common Jen a bit completely different to different meals and recipe websites in that it isn’t simply meals and recipes, it’s private. There may be simply me behind it and some superior those who assist me with issues like sending the weekly electronic mail and so on as a result of I simply don’t have sufficient arms!

A latest picture of myself and Stuart.

Jen in 2023 – the place am I?

So, once more I’m ready the place I wish to lose some weight. I’ve purchased a cross coach and we now have constructed a health club within the backyard so I’m very decided. That stated I haven’t been effectively so will probably be some time earlier than I can use it.

At Christmas, I caught a nasty bug which I by no means obtained absolutely higher from earlier than getting covid in late January. This then changed into covid pneumonia and I spent per week in our native hospital on oxygen and an entire cocktail of medicines. I’m again residence now however restoration goes to be gradual as I’ve important scarring on my lungs and on account of my extreme bronchial asthma they aren’t the healthiest lungs anyway!

15 stuff you may not learn about me!

A few of these I’ll have beforehand shared, and others could also be utterly new to you however both manner listed below are 20 issues about me that may shock you!

  • I like listening to audiobooks as while I like studying I by no means actually find time for it so audiobooks while I work is one thing I take pleasure in. The final e book I listened to was Discover her alive by Diane Saxon. It’s a very good e book and likewise free when you have Kindle limitless. I’m additionally an enormous fan of true crime Youtube movies, books and television exhibits. It’s one thing I’ve liked since I used to be younger as I’m simply fascinated with what drives individuals to commit crimes.
  • I put on vibrant leggings most days! After I was youthful I used to put on a lot black however these leggings actually modified my outlook and after I put on them I really feel wonderful.
  • I hate mayonnaise! Many individuals like it however I genuinely can’t stand it! I do nevertheless like egg mayonnaise sandwiches in the event that they aren’t too mayonnaise-y! I additionally hate mushy peas however eat Mushy Pea curry!
  • I’m at the moment writing a novel and I am going to a writing group. In case you are within the Mansfield space and wish to be part of do let me know and I’ll ship you the main points, we meet as soon as a month.
  • I like Countdown numbers and my favorite topic at college was maths!
  • I’m allergic to ryegrass and if I sit or lie on grass I get a nasty itchy rash! I’m additionally allergic to all of the first rate painkillers so can’t have ibuprofen, tramadol, codeine, or any of the opioids so when I’m unwell or have an operation I’m a physician’s nightmare!
  • I can’t swim and I’m completely fearful of drowning! I’ve tried earlier than to be taught nevertheless it simply doesn’t work I’m too scared. I’m 42 now so perhaps I can simply undergo life by no means in a position to swim!
  • I’ve three tattoos, none of which I significantly like so I’m planning on having them modified and coated up however I can’t resolve what with! Encourage me, what do you’ve gotten tattoos of, let me know within the feedback!
  • I’ve at all times lived within the UK however have by no means really been to Scotland or Wales, excluding going to Gretna Inexperienced! I’m planning on altering that although and would love to go to each correctly.
  • I’m a lady with dimension 9 toes which I completely hate however I do know it’s partly on account of being tall so I assume it’s simply in my genes!
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  • I’ve a bar full of varied alcoholic drinks however solely drink about 10 instances a 12 months! My final favorite needs to be Jaffa Cake Gin! That’s one thing about me anybody coming to my home can be puzzled by given the massive full drinks cupboard!
  • I used to be born in Essex and lived there till I used to be nearly 6 so I’m formally an Essex lady! That stated, I’ve by no means watched an episode of The Solely Approach Is Essex!
  • I went to school in Sunderland and studied psychology. I most likely spent as a lot time there within the pub as I did within the college, perhaps that’s the reason I not often drink now!
  • I rarely put on make-up and jewelry. I do like each however as I earn a living from home and by myself more often than not I simply by no means hassle placing it on! I might like to be good at make-up although and be a type of individuals that appears completely completely different with make-up on!
  • I’ve counselling/remedy each week. I pay for this privately and it’s one thing I believe is actually necessary as I’ve ongoing psychological well being points on account of PTSD and am a real believer that investing in your self isn’t a nasty factor. I’m very open about this as a result of I don’t suppose it’s one thing that anybody needs to be ashamed of. I discuss it simply as a lot as speaking about my bronchial asthma as a result of each are issues out of my management.

Is there something there that has shocked you? Do you wish to ask me something? Be at liberty to pop it within the feedback beneath and I’ll do my finest to reply!

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