Monthly Archives: May 2020

11th May

Last night, my day off today was planned to start with an early errand to get some horseradish sauce and some screws for the replacement kitchen tap valves that came without screws. The current ones are 1mm too wide. I … Continue reading

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10th May

After yesterday’s world record ride and a late night movie outside, I was looking forward to some R&R with the family. This involved negotiating a power sharing agreement with Mrs B2W in the kitchen for the roast beef lunch and … Continue reading

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9th May

Another weekend, another day of one of us working. As per, it was Mrs B2W who got up to care for the sick and needy (not the sick, just the needy who had to have their PPE masks fitted). Inevitably, … Continue reading

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8th May

Today was a public holiday. In the UK, there are 2 “Bank” holidays in May. The first is usually the first Monday of May but this year the government decided to push it back to 8th May, a Friday to … Continue reading

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7th May (#46)

Being 6°C this morning I wore 3 layers: long sleeves and jacket. I’m not quite ready to trust the forecast in the mornings yet. The buttercups waved from the slight breeze in the fields of Hatfield Forest as I pedalled … Continue reading

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6th May

I had a day of “working from home” today. My work involves mostly face to face, hands on learning but I had manufactured a day of 3 digital meetings that I didn’t need to be at work for. It also … Continue reading

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5th May (#45)

This morning’s ride in to work was a ride of two halves. I had energy and motivation to go longer so joined up two different routes to make it so. The easterly helped push me so things felt pretty easy. … Continue reading

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4th May

There was no commute on today’s day off so I just joined the dog for her morning frolic and after lunch cycled to the supermarket to get the coffee beans that I forgot the day before. Rather than take route … Continue reading

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3rd May

With Mrs B2W working, I decided on a grocery errand early and skip the queues with my staff ID. NHS workers can walk straight in if we show ID at the door before 10 am. It turns out that I … Continue reading

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2nd May

Saturday, a day spent cleaning bikes, dog walking and of course riding a bike. The wet weather and master12s recent rediscovery of using his bike for non screen fun on the Flitch necessitated an early rise and clean. My 29er … Continue reading

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