Sport Relief 2014
Mar31

Sport Relief 2014

We’ve done Sport Relief three times before and every time it was unseasonably hot. But you know March. In like a lion, out like a lamb. This year we had a logistical nightmare. I was running with my daughter, my eldest had an away rugby game and my younger son was training at home. Two adults, three kids in three different places just doesn’t work. So I did something I never do. I dropped my younger son at rugby and drove...

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Silent Sunday 30.3.14
Mar30

Silent Sunday 30.3.14

   

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Project 365: Week 13
Mar29

Project 365: Week 13

This was the week I finished work after 15 years at the same place. So most of my photos this week are work-related in some way. Here’s what we’ve been up to this week… Day 82 – Sunday 23rd March – my daughter and I ran for Sport Relief. We did three miles and I was so proud of her. She was very happy to ‘do a Jessica Ennis’ with her medal. Day 83 – Monday 24th March – this should...

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In a different place
Mar29

In a different place

On Thursday morning I woke up early even for me. My head was full of very clear images of the different desks and offices I’d worked in. When my desk faced the window and I was next to my best friend, when the desks changed direction and the office was extended, when we moved offices and started ‘hotdesking’ (but inevitably went back to the same place)… Each change had unsettled me for a few weeks. Each change had...

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The end of an era
Mar28

The end of an era

So I am no longer an employee. After 15 years working in the same place, I no longer have a job. How do I feel? I keep thinking it probably hasn’t fully hit me yet. It will most likely hit on Monday when I get up in the morning and don’t have to go to work. Over the last few weeks I’d been through every emotion under the sun about leaving and I had shed a few tears in the privacy of my own car, but in the...

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