August Bank holiday weekends are usually busy for us as we have a number of birthdays within a very short space of time and that usually falls over the long weekend, but this time it was busier and came with later nights. On Friday evening we did manage a night in with a film as […]Read more "My first DNF (ish) & other bank holiday things"
I work for a large children’s NGO in London. I am in an office, in a support team and therefore don’t really get to see the benefit of anything I do in terms of helping the children we support. So, I look to other ways to help. In my role, as it has been for […]Read more "Charity starts in the charity office"
They are doing this to me. They are making me think the worse: imagine the whispers, the looks, the evilness. Except they are not imagined. I am now ‘half-brained’ for working where I do. But then again apparently we all are for working here. I still have access to the IMs and am still using […]Read more "Half-brained and in two minds"
Updates: QTGTAHCW – good and bad on this: I have been eating better – salads at lunch, fruit for snacks, even fruit and yogurt for breakfast, but the weight has gone up. There is a ‘but’ (see later). Running – I have started back up on this! Yep – I have got out there. Normal […]Read more "Thoughts & updates"
Adam and I have signed up for the Roald Dahl Challenge – another Saxons, Vikings & Normans Challenge on 15th September at Samphire Hoe, where Adam completed his first marathon. This is the first race I have signed up to since before the marathon and I have done as I grew up loving Roald Dahl so to get a Dahl-inspired medal would be […]Read more "Roald Dahl Challenge-the race is on"
So I did finally get a running injury (apart from blisters which you can get from any shoes/activity, not just running) – I have two toenails which are not quite so secure on my feet anymore… I knew they weren’t happy and felt loose, but I have actually really looked at them today (wedding on […]Read more "Ummm…."
> Quest to get to a Happy-Claire weight, week 1 If you read my Decluttering post you know I am making some changes. Some of this is house and job-related, some of it is body-related. This will not become a blog about dieting and food etc. so don’t run away yet, but better-eating is something […]Read more "QTGTAHCW – week 1"