Dear lovely peeps, I’ve been honing a particular skill recently. And by recently, I have to admit it may be more like ‘for an extended period of time’. This skill is one I am immensely talented at, and one which has in fact had more than merely a fleeting influence on my levels of joy… Continue reading Getting out of my own way – part 1
In case you were wondering, I am here and not still looping around the track! I completed the whole distance, so am feeling pretty proud (and a little relieved!).
Public notice – this is a long one! Once I started writing I realised I had quite a lot to say on the matter. Writing yesterday’s post about the upcoming Tri, I stopped to think for a moment about my motivations for doing such a thing. And today I’ve had a very strong reminder of one… Continue reading The Heart Kids connection
I am not entirely sure how it happened, but in a few short days – four, to be exact – I will be lining up at the start of a triathlon. And then, in theory at least, I shall be ‘go-ing’ after the official ‘Ready…Set….’ is hollered. I somehow got talked in to spending my… Continue reading The perils of not listening when spoken to – putting the ‘try’ into triathlon
It was a mad week of work-related bustling. There were also moments of awesomeness.
“I think that the most important thing a woman can have – next to talent, of course – is her hairdresser.” ― Joan Crawford Curly hair. It’s a challenge. Granted, not a challenge in the biggest sense. It’s not like the Greek financial situation, or ending world hunger. It’s not running a marathon, or starting… Continue reading The foibles of unruly follicles
Sometimes, when we’re not paying attention, sexy goes AWOL. It sneaks away so quietly in the everyday rush of life, and it can take a random prompt to go looking for it again. It’s something that I was recently reminded of in an interesting conversation with a very inspirational friend. This illuminating discussion started with a bold statement.… Continue reading Bringing sexy back, one morning at a time…