Sabbatical Update: Weeks 1-3

I am now at the end of week three of my 19 week sabbatical. So what have I achieved so far? Completed Booked a holiday with Adam and my Mum (Rhodes in only a couple of weeks) A few household-y tidying – clearing the cellar, changing the kitchen door handles Lunches with friends/my Dad – […]

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The Final Countdown

This Friday I leave my job for 4 whole months. I have handed over massive chunks of my role to the very capable backfill that is now in place, I have repaid my season ticket loan to work, I have told family & friends… it is actually happening! I remember the moment, in that training […]

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April Plans

I managed to completely miss out March, but here is April: April: Date – we are off for two days for my birthday so am sure we will go somewhere nice during that Diet – stick with the yogurt & honey for breakfast, salads/low-carb meal for lunch, allow a bit of flex with dinner (for my […]

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February Review

OK, so once again a bit late, but time to review my February goals and see how I did: February: Date – still to be booked, but maybe a nice lunch out somewhere – lunch out in Upnor 13/02 (day after Bowiethon) Diet – try not to eat all the bad things, but I am enjoying some (too […]

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Unpaid Leave v2.0

Last year I took 5 days of unpaid leave in the form of every other Friday off for 4 months (it was supposed to be 7 but HR messed it up and I had to take annual leave instead). I was told I could only do this for a few months, otherwise it would have to […]

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