Monthly Archives: November 2013

this is why i run

Well, not this exactly. This is the view from the window when I arrived at the Burbage Bridge car park this morning. Hmm. Normally I run on roads and well-worn paths near the house, but now I’m getting a bit … Continue reading

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tiny little bees (2)

I’ve been making bees again. I’ve made bees before (and it seems I called that post ‘tiny little bees’ as well…). They’re quick and easy to make, and just so very cheerful that I can’t help myself. These are being … Continue reading

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thinking about triathlons

It’s Sunday morning, and I’m curled up in my new dressing gown with a cup of tea and a pile of library books about triathlons. Hmm. I spent last weekend with my friends from the online running forum I’m part … Continue reading

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cycling (or not)

My mum came to visit last weekend. She’s just acquired a little folding bike like mine, and we planned a folding bike convoy along an old railway line out in the peak district. Saturday morning brought sunshine, cold but bright, … Continue reading

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a drawing competition

Sometimes we look after our friend’s small furry dog.He’s a bit pesky, and always ready for mischief, but with a face like that he’s usually forgiven. (That isn’t our house, just so you know, although I kind of wish it … Continue reading

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thinking of strawberries

No, I didn’t harvest these today (although I did sneak in a couple of lingering raspberries at the community garden). I’m joining in again with the Grow Write Guild, and this time the prompt is to generate a random writing … Continue reading

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a mini autumnal adventure

One of the reasons I’ve kept this blog for all these years is to remind myself that sometimes the sun shines, even when it feels like it’s rained non-stop for weeks. Every time I run it seems to be raining. … Continue reading

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