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Natural History Museum

29th May, 2017

Monday 29th May 2017 – Bank Holiday Monday affords me one more day to be Super Dad and I’ve arranged a trip for my son and 3 of his little friends to go to the Natural History Museum. We set out early to avoid the crowds and it is already apparent that this is going
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Feeling comfortable in my own home again?

27th May, 2017

Saturday 27th May 2017 – Do I feel comfortable in my own home? Well, for nearly 8 months the simple answer to this question would have been a resounding no! I’ve dreaded being at home. I’ve dreaded being home alone because the house contains so many bad memories and it has felt so empty. So today is
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Opportunities, Socialising

Reflections on a short break in France.

21st May, 2017

21st May 2017 – I’m flying back to the UK today after a short break cycling in France. The trip has been exactly what I needed and a massive departure from the last time I went cycling with this group back in September 2016 last year. The nice thing has been that everybody has noticed the
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Nutrition & Wellbeing, Work

Exams……

14th Mar, 2017

Tuesday 14th March 2017 – I’m back in London today. I’ve woken a lot less agitated than yesterday and the buzz of the ‘Beautiful Capital City’ is an antidote to my mood. With 7 Billion people on this planet I know my life shouldn’t be defined by the behavior of 1 or 2 and the
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Family & Friendship

Not Swimming! But playtime anyway……

12th Mar, 2017

Sunday 12th March 2017 – I’ve organized another play date today for my little boy at the swimming pool with another of his buddies from school. But unfortunately the pool is closed for maintenance so the boys have to make do with tearing around the soft play and the games room. Red faced and full of
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Family & Friendship, Socialising

Sunshiny Party Day – Controlling what I can!

11th Mar, 2017

Saturday 11th March 2017 – I’m hitting my role as a daddy pretty hard these days and today was all about my little boy. He was the only topic on the agenda. Today also signaled the first day of the year where I got to wear shorts. It was a beautiful Sunshiny Party Day. I
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Family & Friendship

Friends for life.

8th Mar, 2017

Wednesday 8th March 2017 – I’ve a late meeting in London today. I feel a bit guilty as I’m being treated, by a client, to one my favorite Steak restaurants and this means that I need to arrange for one of my friends to pick up my little boy from the child-minders. It is work though
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Family & Friendship, Fitness

Am I running away? Or just getting away?

4th Mar, 2017

Saturday 4th March 2017 – I have a weekend away with one of my friends this weekend. We are heading down to his parents holiday home on the South Coast. I know that I am so lucky to have friends like this and to be able to get away in an attempt to take my
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Work

Space on the Train

1st Mar, 2017

Wednesday 1st March 2017 – I’ve got a meeting down in Exeter for the next couple of days so it is a good chance to get away and get some mental space away from home. I’ve decided to take the train and travel with one of my colleagues. We’ve actually been booked in to a
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Fitness, Socialising, Work

Long Run to Work

28th Feb, 2017

Tuesday 28th February 2017 – Today I’m up and on it early. I need to be on a conference call at 8am this morning so tight timescales ensures there is no chance for anything other than tipping out of bed and starting my run in to work if I am going to get there on time.
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