I realize I’m fast becoming a bore and I should expect a mass unfollowing because all I do is bang on about cold water swimming. But readers, I’M NOT SORRY! I’m having the best time ever and have transitioned from ‘do it for a dare’ to ‘I’m hooked, I’m obsessed and finally reaching I’m addicted’ … More My Week In Pictures – Wild Swimming Addiction
It’s not the winter itself that breaks me. I can almost cope with the perpetual wind, rain and darkness. What breaks me is the mud, that by now has been churned up everywhere. After several months of wintery weather, the moving of vehicles in various states of repair around our house, and just not having a chance … More My Week In Pictures – If You Can’t Beat It, You Might As Well Join It.
January seems to have gone on forever but we’ve made it through. As one of my 49 things for 49 years challenges I’m capturing a moment each day and mashing it together in a video using an app. So here’s my January in 30 seconds. It starts with celebrations and finishes with me consoling myself … More My Week In Pictures – Love Is…..
Blue Monday was far from blue going by the beautiful sunrise which greeted me on my way to work. I had decided to take my own advice and have an early night, with clean sheets on the bed and extend the slumber so I missed my early morning exercise class and swim. My laziness was rewarded … More My Week In Pictures – It’s Official. Orkney Is The Best Place To Live
Millennials will never know the joy/agony of waiting until Thursday evening came around so you could watch the next episode of Fame. You can now watch what you like, when you like. Delayed gratification is out the window which sort of sucks because it’s actually really healthy … More 5 Ways To Beat Blue Monday
Never in a million years did I think I would be sitting here in January telling you I’m now officially hooked on outdoor sea swimming. Even two weeks ago I would never have said it. However, since last Saturday I have been the grand total of 5 times taking me from couch to mermaid in … More My Week In Pictures – I’m Becoming A Mermaid!
Today is national ditch your resolutions day. I can proudly tell you I haven’t ditched a single one – simply because I didn’t make any. But I did take up something recently, cold water swimming – yes, it’s cold- and I’ll be telling you about it in a later blog. Someone who started her resolutions … More Erica Clarkson a (crazy) Girl Aboot Orkney