I went for a walk today. Nothing unusual in that as I go for a walk every week with J, a lady I work with. We met on an Emotional Intelligence course. Since then, every Friday, we’ve met up at lunchtime and power walked on the hills around the office. What was unusual is how strong I … More Blue skies and fluffy white clouds
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
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!
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
Carole has asked us for ten things we’re looking forward to doing after the holiday rush: 1. Spending time with family and friends 2. Watching It’s A Wonderful Life 3. Watching the Boxing Day Test 4. Going to the zoo to celebrate our youngest nephew’s first birthday 5. Watching Star Wars at IMAX with Hubs … More Ten on Tuesday – holiday rush edition
I weighed myself yesterday morning. One was not amused. It’s been about a year since I hurt my knee, since then I’ve run a bit, but not as much as I had been and haven’t really been doing anything much at all if I’m honest. The weight has crept on, but having said that, I … More Oh lordy
We’ve a long weekend in Victoria for the Queen’s Birthday. Aside from our usual Sunday swimming lesson, a play date and a siesta, I’m taking advantage of the extra day to do some extra tidying up in the study/office at home. We’re doing ok at maintaining it, but the past few days in preparation of … More Weekending