The world spins on. I’ve been thinking a lot about adversity lately. I was born and raised in London, which is surely one of the most progressive cities in the world in terms of multiculturalism. Whenever I drive out of London to a smaller town, its fairly normal for me to receive silent looks and double-takes. But I … More Defiant in the Face of Adversity
This has been a shocking and depressing weekend. The EU referendum has split my country straight down the middle and everyone is worried about the future. And with good reason. I’m not going to dwell on that. This blog post was extraordinarily long and outlined all the reasons I think the UK just made a terrible mistake. … More A Step Backwards
If karma exists, it doesn’t like how relaxed I was last week. It has taken no time at all for life to revert back to the grey, windy, rain-soaked grind of everyday life. This week has seen a combination of crap decisions at work, late hours at the office, crowded angry commutes, and awful weather conditions that have soaked London in heavy rain, cold … More The London Grind
My four-year wedding anniversary has been everything I hoped for. The lodge that Elle and I booked (see previous post) has been a wonderful escape from our usual reality and we’ve made the most of it. Traditional gifts for a 4th anniversary are fruit and flowers, however we got a bit creative with this idea as fruit isn’t … More Fourth Wedding Anniversary!
Elle and I have arrived at our self-catering holiday lodge for a week of rest and relaxation. The surrounding countryside is as peaceful as I’d hoped. There’s no dull roar of traffic and no screaming drunks. Our newest neighbours, in fact, are some very cute ducks (and accompanying ducklings!) But as quiet as the area … More The Wonders of Silence
Hello, fellow bloggers! As I write this, a solid week of work has ended. As of right now, I am off and ready to relax. Next week will be Elle and I’s wedding anniversary so we’re heading to the countryside to relax in a beautiful lodge (with accompanying hot tub and sauna!) I can’t fully … More Gettin’ Outta Dodge
Global Running Day has come and gone – and I have to say I had a lot of fun following this on social media. All throughout the day, I saw people tweeting photos of their run under the hashtag #GlobalRunningDay and it really motivated me to get out there and join in. I pledged to … More “I’m Gonna Run to You”