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I write, I bake, I chase sunrises.

  • 12wbt bloggers challenge: week 1

    And now for the weekly blog challenge. I reckon I’m going to succeed on this thing just because I will be so busy blogging I won’t have time to eat! Describe yourself in 50 words: Check out my last post…I… Read More ›

  • 10 things about me

    So, for this 12wbt blog a day challenge thingie I need to come up with 10 things about me. Because I like to bend the rules a tad and always colour outside the lines, I’m giving you 4 lists: Who… Read More ›

  • on running and shin splints…

    Apparently my great Grandfather walked to the gold fields when he was young. Apparently lots of people did the same. It wasn’t that marvellous a feat- although to us it certainly seems so. To me, today, it seems flipping miraculous…and… Read More ›

  • more challenges & a funeral

    This has been a tough week. My Nan passed away on Saturday and the funeral was on Wednesday. I know the logic of planning and re-empting danger days, but you know what? There’s a part of me that doesn’t think… Read More ›

  • step by step

    Todays lunar energy is all about getting real. The Moon in Capricorn is very business-like, very much aligned to goal-setting and the understanding that the only way in which you will achieve the big goals is through hard work. Step… Read More ›

  • going for goal

    So, there we were in the middle of a session when he popped the big question. My trainer asked me what my goals were. Goal- the ultimate in four letter words. We have been training together for about 18 months… Read More ›

  • miserablism

    So there I am stripped down to bra and knickers for the “before” photo. I find a copy of last weekends paper to hold as visual proof of the date and proceed to try and take a selfie in the… Read More ›

  • and now for something a little different…

    The Moon will spend the weekend in the adventurous sign of Sagittarius. Sagittarius is a Fire sign and whenever the Moon is in a Fire sign there seems to be more energy around. And Fire energy is very motivating indeed…. Read More ›

  • what am i really hungry for?

    symbalon card

    The Moon is currently in Scorpio. This can be an emotionally intense couple of days. Power and control is a hallmark of all things Scorpio, so sometimes when we feel out of control in other areas, we eat- largely because… Read More ›

  • just saying…

    “The scariest moment is always just before you start.” Stephen King

Life at No. 22

Suzanne's Life and Travel Musings from New Zealand and Beyond

Picture Retirement

retired from work, not life

The Glasgow Gallivanter

Adventures at home and abroad

Stuck In A Rut

Seeing the funny side of everyday life

Retirement Reflections

What I Wish I Knew Before I Retired

Sanch Writes

Life. Poetry. Stories. Books. Mostly Imperfect; always authentic

Behind the Scenery

Grateful for the present moment

Natalie the Explorer

Stars and Scales

Sizzling Towards 60 & Beyond

Helping Women find a meaningingful lifestyle in MIdlife & Beyond

Cresting The Hill

Stars and Scales


Life after working

Deb's World

A blog about midlife, travel, adventure - and all things in between


envisioning & implementing life's next stage

The Annoyed Thyroid

An experience of Cancer diagnosis and treatment that has now evolved into a quirky mix of thyroid cancer, running, cooking (especially baking,) and all things Thermomix.

Clancy's Campfire

Good food is part of the outdoor adventure

Brookford Kitchen Diaries

The Hungry Writer gets cooking

Fort on Food

Something to chew on

Joanne Tracey

The rambles of a hungry writer