The Midults’ guide to…
Holding your ground
WELL, WE’VE COME out the other side of Scroll Free September with all its digital-detox righteousness, and here we are in Stoptober, when giving up smoking takes centre stage. Let’s face it, Dry January is just around the corner. Failing that, Veganuary. So that’s fun.
Obviously there is nothing good about smoking. But the rest of it? We just don’t know if we can cleave to the culture of self-denial, where giving things up for a month is supposed to press some kind of spiritual and physical reset, largely because… it doesn’t. This is why diets never work.
So, here are some other things that we are not giving up. Because they make us who we are.
If I give up on heels, I’ll be giving up on pizzazz. When your spirit animal is Miss Pigg y, that is not possible