Hero’s, Legends…Teachers and givers we are not alone….

How you doing? …I think it’s amazing that the lockdown handcuffs are coming off. I was on my bike today and there was no doubt an ‘air’ of…Relief…Maybe celebration – well it was nice for me to see 2 lovely ladies dressed for the beach in south Kensington…. Everyone was smiling. The young i getContinue reading “Hero’s, Legends…Teachers and givers we are not alone….”

Handshake, Front brakes, Ill be there in two shakes….

That title kind of worked didn’t it… well what a beautiful day… well it is here in London anyway. What you up to? Hope you are out and about? Stay hydrated (perhaps not with a milkshake but these are the best milkshakes in the world) oh and stay connected… it’s still hard but I canContinue reading “Handshake, Front brakes, Ill be there in two shakes….”

Amsterdam, Beer can and Tommy d…

How you doing? Thankfully it looks like there may be an end in sight to this…carnage. Well maybe not an end, but a better way,…a different way…oh you know what I mean… How’s your week going? What day is it? I’ve found it hard over the last week but…not as hard a great old friendContinue reading “Amsterdam, Beer can and Tommy d…”

Labels, Life, Les Misérables and of course Lycra…

How you all doing? I hope you are well… It’s hard at times isn’t it? We should be used to it by now shouldn’t we? But we’re not. We battle on. We’re positive. We do our best to think about others. We start the day with a spring in our step. We run, we cycle,Continue reading “Labels, Life, Les Misérables and of course Lycra…”

Experience, memories and cheap UV driving glasses…

Oh shit.. I didn’t think things could get any worse but over the last year I’ve really struggled at night… sleeping is one of thing isn’t it…but then driving, oh no Middle age headlight glare. I look a right twit in my cycling gear, though obviously I’m not cycling as its dark and I’m inContinue reading “Experience, memories and cheap UV driving glasses…”

Messages, orders and our perception of them are often misconstrued…

k no Yeh, this is another difficult time but we have been here before… we know deep in our heart what we should and shouldn’t be doing. We must think beyond our bubble however hard, and whatever that means we have to put on hold, for now. I miss my boys but I can’t beContinue reading “Messages, orders and our perception of them are often misconstrued…”

So who’s the turkey now…

So who’s knackered after Christmas Day? It’s odd isn’t it, that one simple family day or spiritually, day of giving thanks to our creator! Is always such a whirlwind.. I guess we overindulge don’t we? Try and cram as much as we can into the short day? Everything’s got to perfect hasn’t it? I’m ofContinue reading “So who’s the turkey now…”

Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional….

Today, that’s Sunday…is a day for relaxation but it’s often when we’re not doing much that the gremlins can start playing with our minds… It reminds me of a day in Northhumberland 2 months ago on my bike when the cold rain and wind was battering me. It was miserable and because my mind wasContinue reading “Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional….”

So what did I find on my bear hunt….1. People

Over the 47 days of my bike ride…/adventure…/bear hunt…/physical and mental struggle..OK physical and mental struggle is a bit deep… but it was quite, hard at times. I guess you knew that… Anyway people. Why do we need them anyway? I don’t know about you but there are a few adverts on the telly recentlyContinue reading “So what did I find on my bear hunt….1. People”

Day 48 sort of… I’ve been all over the place, surely I’m nearly there now…

Next Sunday, that’s the 13th December I’ll finish my ride / bear hunt… officially. I’ve been all over the place…well done England’s coast. 2132 miles. Skegness to where I started is about another 60, why don’t you come and join me for a mile or two? More details to come… As I mentioned last timeContinue reading “Day 48 sort of… I’ve been all over the place, surely I’m nearly there now…”

Day 47, delayed, lost, are we nearly there yet….

Although it’s been cold the last few days. Now…which day am I talking about exactly. It’s Tuesday now so this is two days ago. Come on…Catch up… Anyway the cold, it really gets into the bones when we get older doesn’t it.. I suppose It could have been raining… You’d think that I’d be firingContinue reading “Day 47, delayed, lost, are we nearly there yet….”

ET phone EE

So I lost my phone a couple of days ago but I’ll load my updated adventures tonight… It’s been rather nice not having a phone. Of course people worry don’t they but they shouldn’t… I’m going to try to purposefully forget my phone a bit more from now… can’t be a bad thing can it…Continue reading “ET phone EE”