Day Zero Project

How to fail at Day Zero

How to fail at Day Zero

In December I really meant to go ice skating. I have this notion (having watching too many romantic comedies) that December will cast a magic…

Adventures in Cornwall

Adventures in Cornwall

St Jude, the biggest storm in years, according to various media doom mongers, is due to roll across the UK the evening before we plan…

Attempting Manual

Attempting Manual

Having come to the realisation that no matter how much time spent with my new camera around my neck, channelling ‘arty photographic type’, I’m not…

A ‘Proper’ Camera

I have a new friend. I’ve wanted us to be friends for a long time and now we’ve met, I am a bit intimidated. I…

House Home

We’ve been here almost 2 months. Noo is happy. We all love our new city. This house is rented. We have one less bedroom and…

What if I die?

I don’t like to think that I might die. When my son was a small baby I found myself very concerned with my own mortality….

Sofa to 5K

My fitness has always been a bit half-hearted. Yoga; because I could lay on the floor. The gym; mostly to offset partying. Climbing; for weekends…

Social Media and me

I’ve been ruminating over the last week and a bit on me and social media. I took a week off. I was on holiday and…

The Water’s Warm

My mother insisted I wore Clarks shoes; well made, fitted shoes. I have slim feet and the styles in my size were never very flattering….