Category Archives: Careers

Living the dream.

This week I have a week of annual leave. We aren’t going anywhere so I thought that I would spend the week pretending to be a writer. As you do! So what does this involve? Basically, I get up in … Continue reading

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Time for a new ‘normal’

This week I went back to work after a 4 month break. I only worked 30 hours but I was shattered! I’m on a phased return. A couple of low intensity weeks, then a weeks holiday (with immediate house moving … Continue reading

Posted in balance, Careers, change, feminism, fitness, fun, habits, low intensity, maffetone methid, middle aged women, Motivation, positive mental attitude, running, slow run, Stress, time management, Uncategorized, work life balence, working mum | 11 Comments

Not such a bad week.😃

I exercised 4 times this week. That is bordering on consistency! 1 run, 1 swim 2 rowing.  I missed yoga due to work, so swam instead. The swim was good, my son challenged me to a 20 length race  and … Continue reading

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Contemplating my navel.

another day in the life! 6am cup of tea 7am in the car 8 am pre op rounds 8:30 – 5:30 operating ( good anaesthetist so quick turnaround, intense busy day) 5:30 30 mins spent drinking coffee and chatting 6 … Continue reading

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Am I back?

3 runs in 5 days! After 3 months of virtually nothing, How come? Is it because hubby is at home doing the childcare? Is it because the weather has become cool? Is it because the clocks have gone back? Is … Continue reading

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The end of summer.

Summer is coming to and end and I’m actually quite happy about it! I love the long days and the warm weather, but the school holidays are a killer!  Holiday childcare doesn’t cover the working day and my cleaning lady … Continue reading

Posted in blogging, Careers, change, fear, fitness, fun, habits, interval training, middle aged women, Motivation, reading, running, time management, Uncategorized, weight loss, work life balence, working mum | 13 Comments