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In Which I’ve Completed My Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games 2016 Swimathon

Feeling generous and want to donate to my Sport Relief Swimathon? You can do that here!: http://my.sportrelief.com/sponsor/iknowitsforreal. Want to donate to my 3-mile Sport Relief walk? You can do that here: http://my.sportrelief.com/sponsor/telanor Sainsbury's Sport Relief Games 2016 Swimathon: THE PANIC I had a bit of a panic yesterday, when I realised that, despite me emailing… Continue reading In Which I’ve Completed My Sainsbury’s Sport Relief Games 2016 Swimathon

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The Weight Watchers Weekly Weigh-In: January 5, 2016

-3lbs 390lbs -4lb since December 8, 2015 First week back at Weight Watchers after the Christmas Holidays, and I'm absolutely thrilled to say that I've lost 3lbs, despite demolishing at least 1/3 of my Mum's rich fruit cake by myself. But it must have worked, catching the fact that I wasn't tracking my food after… Continue reading The Weight Watchers Weekly Weigh-In: January 5, 2016

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Don’t People Know What A Swimming Pool’s For?

Here's A Clue: It's In The Name, "Swimming Pool" © cbckchristine (Used with... permission? I purchased the M size on Fotolia.) I didn't go swimming on Monday night, because Mum went in a shower, and she was exhausted, and just got dressed into her pyjamas when she came out, so she didn't want to get… Continue reading Don’t People Know What A Swimming Pool’s For?

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In Which I’m Going To Quote Jesse McCartney Once More

© cbckchristine (Used with... permission? I purchased the M size on Fotolia.) I would like to kiss whoever designed waterproof MP3 players. I've been saying for ages and ages that I was going to buy a waterproof MP3 player, and I finally did. Just a cheap one, but it does its job: it stays on,… Continue reading In Which I’m Going To Quote Jesse McCartney Once More

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In Which I Haven’t Gone Off The Deep End

My friend Zero and I on a Chocobo in Final Fantasy XIV: A Realm Reborn. I honestly thought his death would push me off the wagon, into the deep end, under the bus; whichever the correct metaphor is. I've never had to deal with grief like this before. I've never had a friend die. The… Continue reading In Which I Haven’t Gone Off The Deep End