Before I review I need to tell you how I came upon this book. I went to the annual Rotary book sale, popular here due to the high price of books in the shops. I like factual books, biography, adventure, that sort of thing.… Continue Reading “Book review: the Oarsome adventures of a fat boy rower by Kevin Biggar”
When I saw this week’s photo challenge, entitled ‘signs’ I wasn’t sure what to use, till I spotted this in a local pub. They usually have silly little quotes on this board.
Quite often I get comments such as it is a shame you had to give up triathlon, and quit team GB so, today I decided to explain why it is OK that this has happened, and my life was forced to take another path.
Being the kind of person that I am, I had to say something about this important day, after all, I have spent a lot of my life doing things that people say that I can’t!! For example:
Thank you so much to laid back life for nominating me for this blog award, I feel very honoured. It is so lovely to know that someone finds inspiration in the things that I write. I was inspired to start my journey to health and… Continue Reading “I won an ‘inspiring blog’ award!”
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.