Monthly Archives: April 2020

20th April

Day off day was spent breaking the boys in for their first day back remote schooling. Up at 07.45, getting them washed and dressed followed by brekkie and onto their first lesson. They even managed some chores. Once they started … Continue reading

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19th April

I was woken by an elderly, demented, one eyed, nearly blind cat at 02.30. I think that the Tramadol was giving him anxiety and delirium as he made his way from his bed to under our bed several times. The … Continue reading

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18th April

Yay!!! Day off and sleep in. Except that we decided the evening before that our elderly cat needed to see the vet for his worsening arthritis. The pain killer hasn’t been working well and given his age of 18 years, … Continue reading

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17th April (#37)

This morning was a drag to get up, get motivated and to wake up. I resigned myself to the feeling that not riding in to work would make me less tired so kitted up and eventually hit the road with … Continue reading

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16th April

I was off under clear skies and after the first couple of km found my legs. Its easier to get a rhythm going when the sun’s smiling on me on a still morning. Or even better, a tailwind. This morning … Continue reading

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15th April (#36)

Another cold start but dry and still. It was slightly less cold but not even the brilliant morning sunrise could fool me in to even thinking that it was a bit warmer. The morning dew on the fields danced in … Continue reading

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14th April (#35)

This morning was back to 3 layers including the winter jacket and winter gloves + scarf & tights. All the way I was cloaked in a film of cold although my core was warm in the 1°C morning. Although I … Continue reading

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13th April

I had a lazy day today, feeling hungover after too much wine from the day before. Toxic would be a better word for it. I had no energy for anything despite the tasks not being that onerous. I did take … Continue reading

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12th April

This is our 17th England wedding anniversary. The year before we tied the knot on a beach in NZ at 9 a.m. in front of family followed by smoked salmon and cream cheese bagels and a BBQ back at my … Continue reading

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11th April

Woke early again and, while I had plans to watch tele, there was too much to do. I finished narrating a PowerPoint slide, had brekkie and wrote a to do list. Sometimes it’s the only way for me to get … Continue reading

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