Tag: DPchallenge

Weekly photo challenge: 2012 in pictures

I had a good old look for a selection of photos that truly represented my 2012. This post is different to my montage I posted recently in so much as I represent a range of things that happened in my 2012 calendar through photos,…

The Extra Ordinary Jane Tomlinson

I never had the pleasure or opportunity to meet the incredible Jane Tomlinson, who sadly died of cancer in 2007 at the age of 43, after a long term battle with cancer.

Are the New Year fad diets safe?

I was alarmed to see on the news today that equalities minister Jo Swanson was concerned about the dangerous imbalanced fad style diets that magazine are promoting in January: Crash diets to get rid of your Christmas fat. My concern is that this seems…

Being a female referee in a man’s world

I was having a tidy out today, and I found my old referee folder, so I thought I would have a look through it, and take a trip down memory lane. When I was a referee, I didn’t really get many photos, taken, you…

Christmas thoughts

My Christmas Day post will incorporate a little of the queens speech plus thoughts and reflections.

Women can’t even play rugby, never mind referee it!

Have chosen a number of unpopular options in my life, that is what gives me a buzz, and a drive to achieve what others think I cannot. The first significant one was back in around 1998. It was a sequence of events involving rugby…