Month in Numbers| March 2018

Let's see if March turned out to be marvellous ...: There was just one day this month when school closed because of heavy snowfall. 270 lengths of the pool in the gym.  A better than expected total given that I missed a week because of a heavy cold. 15 scrapbook pages made this month.  Most … Continue reading Month in Numbers| March 2018

Month in Numbers | February 2018

February flew by, short month that it was.  Let's take a look at how it turned out:I met with friends twice for coffee and a chat. 20,117 was my highest daily step count. 14 pancakes were made, tossed and consumed on Shrove Tuesday. 180 lengths were swum by me.  Visits were hampered by half-term and … Continue reading Month in Numbers | February 2018

Month in Numbers | January 2018

I find January to be a month that usually drags its feet.  Not this time around.  Let's see how it worked out: 4: the number of pages in the application form issued by Guide Dogs for the Blind.  All so we could apply to rehome a dog who has been withdrawn from training. 270: the number of … Continue reading Month in Numbers | January 2018

Month in Numbers | December 2017

As we find our feet in early 2018, let's see how December turned out: 1:  Just one day of snow and a light covering at that.  22,833: My biggest Daily Step Count.  19: The number of gifts wrapped this month.  Some were for me.  5.5:  The number of days we were without a kitchen floor (essential repairs … Continue reading Month in Numbers | December 2017

Month in Numbers | November

Hard to believe that we're welcoming the start of December and all things festive.  Let's see how November looked: 20,540: my highest daily step count of the month.  It was the day I walked around exploring Belgravia for two hours.  One: poignant act of remembrance.  My old RAF beret saw the light of day after more … Continue reading Month in Numbers | November

Month in Numbers | October

I don't know where October went.  I seem to have blinked and missed it!  Let's see if October was oarsome {ahem}:During our three days long road trip around the Wiltshire/Gloucestershire borders, we visited 4 new-to-us destinations: Westonbirt Arboretum, Castle Combe, Lacock and Avebury.  We covered some 350 miles, most of which were on beautiful 'B' roads.  … Continue reading Month in Numbers | October

Month in Numbers | September

October's dropped by in a haze of blue sky, sunshine and crisp winds.But first, let's see whether September was sensational ...Yr. 6: the final year of Primary School ... gulp!One RAK: took a photo of the two Mormon missionaries andemailed it to their mums.  Job done.24,297: my highest daily step count.Exploring London is one way … Continue reading Month in Numbers | September

Month in Numbers | July

July was joyful!Let's see how it turned out:41C: the highest temperature we encountered this month,but then it was in Marrakech.11: the amount of Happy Mail sent this month.8: the number of days we spent in Marrakech, thanks to a kind invitation from friends.{Marrakech will be appearing on the blog throughout August}327: the number of pages I read … Continue reading Month in Numbers | July