Random thoughts while out running

While out in the pine forest this morning I decided that I should invent a new word - maybe Ralking or Wunning. You see, I've started running, except that it's not really running in the true sense of the word, it's more a mix of running & walking.  At the moment, as I've just started this new style …

Losing myself in a book

Books and a cuppa

Is reading a form of Zen? Do you find yourself getting caught up in what you are reading, so much so that you have to stop for a moment to remember that it isn't real? I do all the time & I love the sense of escapism that a book can give me. Once when …

Looking on the bright side of life…

Where has the last week gone? It's only been my first full week back at work and I'm feeling well & truly back into the thick of things.As well as working, my week has included Rotary (with me taking over the presidential duties again for a short while), book club, movie club, a school performance, …

It’s over….

I have been home from my amazing holiday for a full week now & think that PHD is setting in (post holiday depression). I had such a great time with Melanie, catching up with so many of our friends, making new friends, seeing new sights, doing exciting things & the weather (for the most part) …

3 times less beautiful?

Debbie birthday

Is beauty in the eye of the beholder? I suppose, if I am honest, that I am 3 times less beautiful than I was yesterday. What has changed since yesterday? I have had three very prominent beauty spots (moles) removed from my face, which since I am being honest, still has more than its fair …