Category Archives: saturday mornings

walking round the city (1)

Today we went for a walk. Along the deeply eroded path through the heather, and up on to the top of the rocks. I love this place. It’s close to the city, and so windswept, and you can see ever … Continue reading

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did i mention how much i love running?

Did I mention how much I love running right now? Oh, I did? More than once? Sorry. Actually, I’m not sorry at all. I’m going to say it again. I love running. I love my running shoes being covered in … 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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sunshine in the garden

These last couple of weekends have been filled with late September sunshine. Outside has been the only place to be. I started in my own garden, lazing around and drinking tea. On Sunday I went to Allotment Soup, an art-and-allotment-and-soup … Continue reading

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friday frolics (and screen-free sunday)

Yesterday was the second of my newly-free Fridays. I spent the morning on a train coming home from our work’s not-Christmas night out (I hadn’t been out all night, I promise!), and in the afternoon braved the arctic conditions to … Continue reading

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counting bugs (and birds and plants and fish)

Last weekend I found myself face to face with this gorgeous little harvest mouse. I’ve never met one before – he was so tiny! He also wasn’t very keen on staying still, so all my photos are rather blurry – … Continue reading

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an ordinary-extraordinary weekend

An ordinary weekend, this one, filled with extraordinary things. An 18 mile run, during which I stopped to stretch out on the arm of a lock gate in the sunshine (and nearly fell asleep). At the end I ate an … Continue reading

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sun-shining days

It’s been glorious weather here this last week, much more like what I’d expect in July. Rich blue skies, little fluffy clouds, ice creams, and soaking up the warmth in the garden. On Friday night I collected a friend and … Continue reading

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sunshine and grey skies

What a gloriously sunshiney week it’s been here! I’d almost forgotten it was ever not sunny – which meant this morning’s grey skies came as rather a surprise. Still, it’s the weekend, and that means two whole days of idle … Continue reading

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saturday buttling

Fancy a little stroll through my Saturday? Oh, go on, it’s been ever such a lovely day, I’d love to share it with you… It started with a dash to the post office, and a quick detour to the Country … Continue reading

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