Category Archives: Life in the Day

6th April – Social History

I’ve recently been reading Spitalfields Life by A Gentle Author.  The chap, for I believe the author to be a chap, has a blog by the same name, which is enchanting and engrossing.  Spitalfields is an area of London close … Continue reading

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Easter Sunday 2013

Two visits to London in one weekend! How lucky am I?! On Easter Sunday we went up to Greenwich, which is only about 30 minutes drive away and therefore within much easier reach than the West End.  Greenwich always seems … Continue reading

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Good Friday 2013

It’s been so long since my last post that regular readers might wonder whether I’ve been having trouble putting more life in my day.  The truth is, I’ve been really quite busy and don’t have much time on the computer … Continue reading

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January 21st – Get Fit and Feel Epic

Well, with a battle cry like that, how could I say no?!  Feeling Epic (with capitals) is what this year is all about for me.  I’ve been writing since new year about some of the things that I’ve been doing … Continue reading

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January 15th – Cinema

Cinema used to be a very big love of mine.  I don’t mean in a critic sort of way, just that I used to love going, every week, to see something new and different.  I’ve come across some amazing films … Continue reading

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January 9th – Treading water

In order to put more Life in my Day, I have decided upon several longer term aims which I’ll keep coming back to, regularly examining, moulding and shaping them in anticipation that they will make life better overall in the … Continue reading

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January 7th – Exercise!

Exercise is just one of those things that most of us don’t do enough of.  I know I don’t.  Sometimes just the thought of making the effort just makes me want to sit down on a deep sofa with a … Continue reading

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January 5th – Theatre trip to London

OK, it was a children’s production, but nevertheless it was time spent in London, and we all enjoyed the show.  We went to see Room on the Broom at the Lyric Theatre on Shaftesbury Avenue.   It’s based on the book … Continue reading

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January 3rd – Photography Project

Last year there was something going round on the internet that really appealed to me.  Someone had taken a photo of their daughter every day of her life and then run them all together into a sort of video.  10 … Continue reading

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January 2nd – Wild by Cheryl Strayed

Today I finished one of the most moving and touching books I have ever read – Wild by Cheryl Strayed.  I read as much as I possibly can, and there are lots of good books available, but I always think … Continue reading

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