Author Archives: Jo

Personal targets – July

My lovely PT has headed off for a month long break in Mexico (a week in Cancun and then 3 weeks of  a Sivananda yoga course) and I’m trying not to be jealous! In his absence I have promised to … Continue reading

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Allotment targets – June

In the hopes that writing things down may mean they get done here is the list of tasks for the allotment(s)! Farm plot Shed Clean last bit of last year’s paint off the windows Fix tool hooks and hang up … Continue reading

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People throwing money away

Phillip Hammond has announced a consultation on “Cash and digital payments in the new economy.”  The call for evidence (linked above) is quite short but this bit (bottom of page 10 and top of page 11) left me more than … Continue reading

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Allotment – prep! And Casa Chaotica

Today’s the day – a friend is coming over for 11:30am and then we’re off to pick up a van and buy lots of lovely timber so I can finally start making the raised beds for the large allotment. I’m … Continue reading

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Statistics Sunday

Like many others I’m kicking off my Year of Growth (known as YOG) with a refreshed focus on health and fitness. I’ve had the fitness/exercise part of the equation more or less nailed down since November 2014 which is when … Continue reading

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2018 – the year of growth

Last year was a decent year on some levels from a personal perspective but with the depressing political situations at both home and abroad I’ve struggled to find positive things to blog about and sadly I didn’t get nearly as … Continue reading

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#BeBoldForChange – IWD2017

Today is International Women’s Day 2017. Here’s to all the magnificent bold, brave, staunch women who came before – to the women of NASA celebrated in the recent movie Hidden Figures, to female scientists of the past (and not I … Continue reading

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