If all goes well I will pass some significant milestones in May and achieve some of the longer challenges. As I write I have 2 more cycles to work to do before I will have done this journey 50 times (challenge 8) – it’s just a 5k ride twice in a day but it sets me… Continue reading May’s looking pretty auspicious!
I have just had the pleasure of a week when all I have had to think about and manage is myself and my family. Sadly, I have experienced myself as somewhat lacking in quite a few areas but have also learnt quite a bit as follows:- Guinea pigs like lettuce the absolute best and only… Continue reading 3 pairs of socks and no knickers! Lessons learnt on a week off work!
Why oh why did I think it would be a good idea to sign up to running every day in January? It might have been something about the host organisation being Girls Run the World – talking to women giving a message that we can do anything we put our minds to. Well, yes and… Continue reading January = Ranuary not Funuary!
New Year’s eve is traditionally a time of reflection and planning forward – hopeful about the year ahead whilst acknowledging the journey of the past year for good or ill. You will know that I have set myself 50 challenges to complete by the end of 2018 – one challenge for each year that Break… Continue reading Well, that’s 2017 done! How am I doing?
Inbetween moments of personal chaos and tackling 50 no sugar days (more about that in another post) I am concentrating in this chilly season on completing the MyBreak50 quilt. When visiting my lovely niece in Dundee last year I had the pleasure of seeing The Great Tapestry of Scotland (Scotlandstapestry.com) – it is made up… Continue reading Sewing to change young lives!
It’s been a while since I have recounted some of my challenges and adventures – don’t worry I haven’t stopped! One of my current preoccupations is how to do justice to the marvellous and beautiful squares all sorts of people have been making for me. The plan is to make them into a beautiful quilt… Continue reading Why can’t I do as I’m told?
Run Norwich 10k Tuesday – 44 miles on old faithful Norwich to Earsham Hall Saturday 38 miles Norwich to Old Buckingham More magic squares arrive for the quilt