Monthly Archives: August 2016

Heroes and Heroines…my first reblog.

Originally posted on The Heroine Journey in Paris :
What if I told you that you never have to work another day in your life? Would you be interested? When you fight the right fit in a career, it no longer…

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Geek isn’t an insult

Not any more. How great is that? When I think how much of my childhood I spent reading anything and everything I could, yet didn’t share how much I enjoyed Doctor Who or  Blake’s 7 (Ooo. look, she has nice earrings!) with … Continue reading

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Z is for ….

Z is either for Zipwire or catching some Zees. I’m gonna go with the nap option, on the basis that sleep is essential to a healthy mind, and I’m a wimp 😉. Plus, I’ve never been able to nap, so … Continue reading

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Y is for …

Yodel Go on. You know you want to. And you can do it privately. If  Frank Ifield can do this and make money, you certainly can do it in the privacy of your own home, Frank  is a longstanding joke in my … Continue reading

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X is for …

e – X – pectations.  I know, a bit cheaty, but honestly; this has worked for me really well all my life, and particularly the last 15 years or so. Set your personal bar high, and strive to achieve quality … Continue reading

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W is for ….

Walk. Take a walk – who knows what wonders you might find. Here are some photos I took when Mr G and I went for a walk on Monday (he took some leave). My favourite type of walk involves beverages, … Continue reading

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V is for

V is for Visit. A local museum, art gallery, craft fair or shop selling handmade items. You don’t have to buy anything, just smiling and complimenting and absorbing the wonders will make the staff happy My favourite local shop for this … Continue reading

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U is for ….

Underground Passages Do something local, and historic. Mr G has this week off work, so we plan to visit Exeter’s Underground Passages. If you don’t have anything like this, check out the local churchyard for interesting gravestones https://www.facebook.com/UndergroundPassages https://exeter.gov.uk/media/2040/underground-passages-leaflet-2016-17.pdf https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Viviparous_lizardContinue reading

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T is for….

Tea. Of course! #‎DGDCheeryUppy‬ T Is for Tea with a pal. Rivers of tea can soothe anything, someone once told me. Get your pal round; go to theirs or phone or skype with a big pot of tea and spend some … Continue reading

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S is for….

Sing. (and slowworm) Sing a song. There are very few people who have heard me sing. It’s because I am really, really bad. Almost tone deaf in fact. I’m sure it doesn’t help that I have a memory of being … Continue reading

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