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I'm a very bad person

Tomorrow I pick my parents up from the airport at 8:00am. They’re here for the weekend until late on Monday evening. I love my Mum and Dad and I’m really excited that they’ll be here for the weekend. On Sunday, it’s my daughter’s second birthday. She’s the light of my life and I’m really stoked about a weekend with friends and family around to celebrate that. And to cap it all off it’s a four day weekend to spend with the…

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Weightloss…

All my life I’ve struggled with my weight, my body and my fitness. My metabolism is archetypically endomorphic. If I look at something high calorie, I gain weight. I’m not a very vain person, or at least no more than any normal human being but I think it’s safe to say that when you’re a “chunky” it has a massive effect on your whole life and really colours your body image. People say that you should learn to love yourself as you, that it’s the…

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No preamble…

Right. I’ve tried to do this several times in the past and failed repeatedly at the first hurdle. What’s prevented me is an inability to figure out how to introduce myself to you, potentially a complete stranger, in a way which gives you a flavour of my personality, background, beliefs and values. Then I met a wise man… who pointed out to me, though not specifically in the context of blogging, that you don’t need to do that as it will come through your writing (in the…

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