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Taking time to live the life I want to have.

Sunday, December 8th, 2019

On Friday I went out for my regular morning run. It was well below freezing. Boy I did not want to get out of bed – but look at what I would have missed if I hadn’t gone: The morning was so clear and we looked over a fog bank right over into the Alps. […]

Living the life I want to lead

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

Today I had a day off work. Jet-lag had me up and about bright and early and I was running in the woods by 6.15 after watching a wonderful sunrise. All the holiday ironing was done by 9.30 and I managed to take in a yoga class at lunchtime and do a couple of hours […]

Back on track

Friday, October 30th, 2015

Gosh I’ve been away from here for ages – two months – I hadn’t realised it had been so long. Life has been busy – when isn’t it? Nothing drastic or particularly new, same old same old, teenagers, elderly mother, work, trying and failing to get fitter, do more sport, achieve elusive balance in my […]

August – anything but boring

Saturday, August 30th, 2014

Hey there… I’m still here… or I’m back again at least… Bet you thought I’d emigrated to the moon. It’s been a crazy month …or two. Too crazy. Time to make radical changes crazy. I’ve come to the conclusion that I can’t do everything and I’m not 21 anymore. My goals of cutting down, simplifying […]

Comfort knitting

Sunday, July 20th, 2014

  I know it’s completely bonkers – it’s over 30 degrees outside – but when I’m feeling stressed, I knit. Socks, usually socks..this time my regular plain vanilla (which I could knit in my sleep), using Opel Hundertwasser sock wool, which is really fun and self stripes and patterns. I’m really pleased with how these […]