Go me!
Sunday, July 04, 2010      2 comments

I'll be going away for a few days from Wednesday, so I won't be able to cycle until the end of the following week when I get back (although I'm hoping to do a lot of walking). With that in mind, I thought I'd try to put as much cycling in a... Read more
Family Feud
Tuesday, June 29, 2010      0 comments

No, not the one with my aunt :D Let's Play Family Feud!! I can't wait to read your response. YOU ARE NOT ALLOWED TO USE MY ANSWERS - YOU MUST USE DIFFERENT ONES!! Readyyy.....GO!!!! Remember, you can't use the same answers... Read more
Lazy, lazy, lazy :(
Monday, June 28, 2010      2 comments

I've been feeling dead tired the last few days. I have to drag myself out of the door, and some times I've not even managed that, preferring going back to bed instead. On Saturday I missed a BBQ at a neighbour's 'cos I couldn't keep my eyes... Read more
The shame
Friday, June 25, 2010      3 comments

Well, in the greater scheme of things I realise this is very silly but... I can't help feeling very angry, annoyed and upset at how Italy got herself kicked out of the World Cup. Not that it wasn't deserved, a pack of dogs would have play... Read more
Friday, June 11, 2010      2 comments

Got a puncture today! Well, at east I *hope* that's all there is, although it could be the tube completely gone. tomorrow I'll ask a friend to show me how to fix it if it's fixable, or I'll take it to the shop if it isn't. Fingers cros... Read more
Thursday, June 10, 2010      1 comments

Well, so far about 4 or 5 neighbours, plus a couple of local shopkeepers, have told me: "Oh, you've lost weight!". An ex colleague said: "Oh my god, if I'd seen you in the street I wouldn't have recognised you!" Which is nice :) I've hard... Read more
Ice cream!
Friday, June 04, 2010      3 comments

I'd been wanting proper ice cream for weeks, but the nearest place where they sell gorgeous ice cream I know is in Regent's Park. So today I cycled there :))) Regent's Park and back, plus a little detour, worked out at 30 km! Got to do... Read more
Someone obviously forgot to turn the tap off!
Tuesday, June 01, 2010      3 comments

I did go out last night and the computer was fitted correctly (I traced the route on SP when I got back and it gave me the same mileage). I only did about 11 km as I had the brilliant (not) idea to brave the A1 from Holloway to Highbury Corner..... Read more
Have bike, will travel!
Monday, May 31, 2010      2 comments

I finally got my own bike! The one my friend lent me was a good start, but this one I have now is just brilliant! I've spent the afternoon fitting the computer on so I won't have to remember every street I ride on to track the milage. It re... Read more
Oh well...
Friday, May 14, 2010      4 comments

I didn't go for a ride yesterday as I was feeling too miserable to do anything. Which is stupid really 'cos if I had gone it might have made me feel better. I went today, though. So far I've managed 40 minutes in two bouts, I'll probably pop o... Read more
Wednesday, May 12, 2010      0 comments

A couple of months ago I left a reasonably good job in a pretty brilliant place, for another job that gave me less money. However, the new job was what I really wanted to do and the organisation seemed brilliant, so I had no doubts. Turned ... Read more
Saboteurs and motivators
Saturday, April 10, 2010      1 comments

Well, I know I have lost a lot of weight since just over a year ago. However, I've done it within the safe limit of about 1 kg a week (much less now) and I am still not within my healthy BMI range. I want to get to about 5 kg below my upper ra... Read more
Spreading the Spark?
Sunday, February 14, 2010      3 comments

With all the weight I've lost without replacing my wardrobe, people are commenting on my loose clothes. I don't mind, I've always liked loose clothes: they're just so much more comfy! So that's what I reply whenever someone mentions it, before... Read more
An introduction
Saturday, February 06, 2010      22 comments

A is for Age: 39 three weeks ago. Maybe I should have a party next year. B is for Body: a fully functional one, despite the little care I've taken of it. C is for Career: I don't have one, I work for fun ;) D is for Descartes: I... Read more

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