Category Archives: health

Fitbit

I was at the computer store with my husband for the upteenth time in a week and wondering aimlessly when I came across a fitbit.  I had asked for a fitbit for Christmas  and still wanted one so I came … Continue reading

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All or Nothing….or maybe trying

I have attempted the switch to vegetarian eating several times and quit so putting this out there feels a bit scary.  I have lapsed a couple of times since making the decision about a week ago but I don’t feel … Continue reading

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Resolutions and ramblings

I know it has been a while since I posted anything.  It is funny how one can have plenty going on in one’s life but have nothing to say about it.  I think that is really always quite true for … Continue reading

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I try but I don’t seem to succeed

I just can’t seem to figure out how to balance eating healthily, sustainably and keep within a moderate budget. It is the fruits and vegetables that break my budget every week.  We manage to probably just about average 5 a … Continue reading

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Charity “race”

It was a 5K/10 but it wasn’t something officially timed…you had to just remember to look at the correct clock when crossing the finish.  I managed the 5K route in 54 minutes which was one of my slowest times but … Continue reading

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Proud of myself

I went out for a spin on the bike…just a little exercise on a lovely dry day.  I managed 3.72 miles with three uphill stretches (one uphill beat me near the top but like the warrior I am I pushed … Continue reading

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Bikes and Tents

Collected my new bike today!  I know it is not a sexy racing bike or a mountain bike monster but it is very me.  I have a great upright position that doesn’t hurt my wrists and the ride is smooth … Continue reading

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Walking, pain and cycling

Throughout February I have been working on upping my walking mileage as well as upping my speed. Early in the month I had spent a day in Bristol visiting museums and spent hours walking all over the city. Sadly I … Continue reading

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Reboots, food and “jogging”

I know I rarely write anything these days. I just haven’t really been able to figure out what to say. Today I have something for you though, I have been working on my health. At the beginning of February I … Continue reading

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Castle Combe

Since I last posted anything, my family and I moved back to the UK, stopped homeschooling (giving the UK schools a chance) and have been working toward getting back into our old hobby of walking/hiking. Our first big hike (relative … Continue reading

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