four photos in a row - snow, daffodils, dunfermline's Abbott House, and some autumn leaves

Belated happy new year to you! For the tenth year on the trot, here is the Annual Review Thingo. Previous episodes: 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010 and 2009. 1. What did you do in 2018 that you’d never done before? made two new friends who live in the next village. Walking distance pals: the holy grail! took a beginner’s sewing class […]

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Painting of Concorde

Apologies to WordPress & RSS subscribers who just received a 2004 post republished in error as I was de-spamming in the archives! Here’s something I wrote earlier today instead. What a bloody weird year this has been. It’s a daily recommitment but I reckon I’m finally (sort of) (hopefully) getting to grips with this binge eating […]

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Interview with Kerstin Martin, Squarespace designer

Behold! Working In My PJs is back. Today, I’m talking to Squarespace authorised trainer and web designer Kerstin Martin. Originally from Germany and now based in the beautiful Pacific Northwest, Kerstin designs gorgeous Squarespace websites and teaches online courses. She recently launched Squarespace Biz Box, a comprehensive course to help people create their own successful and profitable web […]

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Green Mountain at Fox Run: The floodlight and the twinkle lights

Out of all the ideas I heard at Green Mountain*, one that really sang to me was the floodlight and twinkle lights.  In the aforementioned Hungers That Influence Eating Behaviours class, Shiri explained that a binge acts like a floodlight. To quote her blog post: “The truth of the matter is that nothing will do it like food… Eating in […]

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