Category Archives: Family

Uses for a GoPro #50 / Blue Peter Fandom


Sunday morning and I was skipping the club run to drive up to Southwick with the family, and it wasn’t to watch me race either, although we were travelling to watch a sport …kind of. My oldest daughter is the proud … Continue reading

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Sunday sights


Normally for the first Sunday in October I’m helping out with the club sportive, but this year it was moved to a week earlier, so instead I skipped the club run to take my daughters for a spin around Grafham. … Continue reading

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Daughter’s first shooting stars


Over the summer the council replacing and sometimes removing the streetlights around us. When the old ones went, they took with them their sickly orange sodium glow which so used to stain the night sky. Now, the night skies are … Continue reading

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Learning to Ride / Frustration of a Convalescent


This morning I woke up feeling like a Lego man; limited arm movement and yellowing skin around my battered shoulder. It’s just over a week since I crashed out at Rockingham and fractured my collarbone. The road rash is healing … Continue reading

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Let it go, Let it go


Disney’s Frozen may be a few months old now, but it is still as fresh as a crisp spring morning in my household. My girls love and the eldest got the DVD and soundtrack for her birthday. Compared to most … Continue reading

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Space Age Girl


Friday evening we finally had a break in the clouds, the skies were clear and full of stars and I was finally able to fulfill a promise to my eldest daughter. This term her class topic at school is space … Continue reading

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A Lazy Finish to 2013, A Slow Start to 2014


Nearly one week back at work and my two weeks off over Christmas seem like a distant memory. But, I do remember they were two very busy weeks. A new nephew at the start, and my fecund wider family have … Continue reading

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