November 2017

Football / drama / School / guides / shopping: 16.2 miles Roundhay Bonfire: 2.2 milesLewes Bonfire: 4.55 milesRawdon Firework Display: 1.2 miles Round trip to Guiseley via Apperley Bridge and Esholt: 10.8 miles… Continue reading

October 2017

Football / drama / school / guides / shopping: 20.6 miles Science and Media Museum, up to St Lukes Hopsital via Bombay Stores: 4 miles Dancing: 0.9 miles​ ​Snowboarding: 1.3 miles Circle Dancing… Continue reading


Flamingoland Girl Guides Flamingo Fling: 4.6 miles.   Blackpool Sandcastle: 3.6 miles Filey: 6 miles Football / drama / school / guides: 10.6 miles Dog walking / shopping: 7.73 miles Sue Ryder Starlight… Continue reading


Holland trip 1: 17.4 miles Bolton Castle: 3.35 miles Police camp: 0.8 miles Yorkshire Sculpture Park: 4.5 miles Holland trip 2 and Disneyland Paris: 30.9 miles Kettlewell: 2.2 miles Naples / Pompeii: 6.1… Continue reading


Not a new home, but thank you anyway.  Maybe we get one for each mortgage deal!

June – July 

We tried Zumba together this month, which didn’t see us travelling any distance, but did take up 4000 steps.   Also went to Zumba and clubbercise (haha) with Penny, about 7000 steps. Miles… Continue reading

Outdoors January – May 2017

I’m 2017 I’ve planned to enjoy more outdoor time with Lottie, either walking, cycling or skating.  I challenged her to covering 500 miles with me this year by self propelled methods.  In the… Continue reading

Sewing and Simona April and May

We’ve had more sewing fun, twice in a week recently!  In April we had our sew day, which was meant to be wrap dresses, but my mum changed her mind so often it… Continue reading

Barbecue Sunday

Enjoying some garden time with the fire pit. 

Sewing Day with Simona

We’ve made a pledge to spend more sewing time together, and today saw the start of that. Nine hours later (with a small break to the fabric store!) we both had new, matching,… Continue reading