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
Modern working life appears to be made up of project work. Everything is a project. Even if you work every day doing the same thing there will be a project on the go to improve it, or add new things to the list. Outside of work we seem to be compartmentalising more and more of…Read more Projects, projects, projects
Tonight I have made a promise to myself that this year I will follow through on one of the many little projects that have cluttered up my brain for years. I’m not going to give any more details just now but as it crystallises I will let you know. This year marks 10 years since…Read more 2015 – Bring it on!