Those that are paying attention might remember the multiple attempts at the National 3 Peaks Challenge a few years ago. We managed to get two of the hills done but never made it to Snowdon. Eventually Stacey and I completed the challenge within the 24 hour limit. And so some 5 years later we decided…Read more Snowdon!
April was an eventful month. I finished work on the last day of March, my project had been cancelled and so that meant that my services were no longer required, and headed straight down through England and south through France to Peyrar. We spent two weeks working on the house to get it ready for…Read more Two Hills and more to come
I’m about a third of the way through the 30 day plank challenge. I tried it last year but didn’t complete it and so I’m going again. Already I’m struggling to remember to fit it in, which is unforgivable as it will only ever take up 5 minutes of my day. If you do a…Read more Thick as two short…
It’s time to dust off the website and get back out on the road. After a very quiet 2016 I have plans again this year. I’ve spent time getting myself back together physically and feel as though I am getting back to where I was fitness wise 5 years ago. With unemployment staring me in…Read more I’m back!!
The first stage of Global Corporate Challenge is over and I must admit that I was struggling to hit my 10,000 steps a day at first. My average has crept up though and I’m motoring along now. I’m starting to have to think of strategies for increasing my steps throughout the day and it is…Read more Global Corporate Challenge
It’s been a while since I last wrote, and to be honest I have done very little that was worth sharing. Life has continued apace, our great French adventure is taking shape, and I have been sitting around on my backside getting slower, older and heavier. But fear not dear reader, for a couple of…Read more What is best in life?
This week’s mini adventure didn’t include any mountains, camping, or self-sufficiency. This week’s mini adventure was small, hairy and many-legged. We went to Butterfly & Insect World at Dobbies Garden Centre near Dalkeith. If you’ve never been then it is a big green house full of tropical plants and some gigantic free-flying butterflies. If you…Read more A mini, and quite hairy, adventure