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Covid strikes again 2023!

Eighteen months since my last brush with covid, and it has been back with a vengeance! Anya had it a second time earlier this year but the rest of us escaped it (immunity is WEIRD!) This time it began with Matthew feeling distinctly under the weather but we were surprised when he tested positive as […]

#Project365 2023 week 9

Day 56: a bit ironic given my phone died later in the week and I was utterly bereft 🙁 Day 57: Chris was away at a guitar show so I was left in charge of kids and dogs! Lots of tennis ball fun in the garden Day 58: second to last day of the month […]

#Project365 2022 week 11

Days 71-72: no photos as I was ill with Covid and looking after Zach who had a tummy bug. Very tough couple of days 🙁 Day 73: a few failed attempts but finally happy with my latest crochet pattern trials Day 74: I couldn’t wait to try this vegan and gluten free pie and really […]

My Covid diary: day 10 at last!

So I have reached day 10 of Covid! I would not wish this illness on anyone and dread to think how ill I would have been without being fully vaccinated. Day 0 saw me test positive after a day at school when I hadn’t felt too bad. Just a slight feeling at the back of […]

#Project365 2022 week 10

Day 64: March is here so running is back! I took it easy with 2.25 miles and was a teensy bit proud of myself. Day 65: a slightly weird feeling in the back of my nose and throat but I went out for another run! Feeling invincible and ready to face the week… Day 66: […]