After a lovely Monday off to myself, and a relaxing lunch with relatives on Tuesday, Wednesday was busy at work. BossMan had received more emails over three days than in the previous three weeks; we’re blaming the full moon. Thursday dawned bright and early with a croak from the croup chorus. Once heard, never forgotten. … More On an unnatural high
Carole has a corker of a list this week, what makes your community interesting? I wasn’t sure how to approach this, then had a flash of inspiration in the shower. Libraries these are the very symbolism of ‘Community’ for me. Before I’d even moved to Australia, (Hubs had left the UK before me and found a … More Ten on Tuesday – Community edition
Tuesday, was Australia Day, I had an RDO cancelled over the Christmas break so I asked if I could have this Monday off instead. Granted, said BossMan. One glorious long weekend of four whole days out the office. This turned into four and a half, as I left not long after lunchtime on Friday with … More Monday was a good day
A year ago the UK Government launched This Girl Can. Showing real people doing real exercise and getting hot and sweaty as a result of it. The video is ninety seconds of awesome. Showing women of all shapes, sizes, ages and colours running, swimming, boxing, enjoying Zumba (I think, never done a class, so am … More This girl can!
Despite my post last night, I’m still reeling from the news of David Bowie’s passing. I’ve dressed in black today too, on a 36c day, but I needed to do that, for me. Carole hadn’t sent out our notification for Ten on Tuesday (sign up here), so amended it to our favourite Bowie songs, along … More Ten on Tuesday – David Bowie remembered
And I don’t care. I had a glass of wine while I was cooking dinner, which was lovely. Butter chicken curry, chosen by Peanut, a really flavoursome, tasty meal. After dinner, no gadgets at the table, I got up and texted Aged Parents and asked if they were up. They replied, “Just barely”. I got … More I’m going to have a hangover
Like many people around the office, I’m making smoothies and guzzling them for breakfast. Although, I’ve been making them long before they became fashionable. I used to get odd looks drinking them on the train up to London when I was commuting, but I guess like most things – if you wait long enough for … More Smooth Operator