Category: Parenting

Lower A (03 05 2018)

First leg day in what feels like ages.. and I really felt it! I had to wait a fair while for the leg press machine as a couple of chaps were doing lots of sets on it, and then when I finished with it,…

Sunshine cycle and row

A beautiful blue sky and sunshine today. Although the youngest was up all night as he isn’t well, I decided to cycle to work, which was slow, but really nice in the sun. As I’m going to do the DragonBoat race with a few…

Words to Live by – IF

Most people will be familiar with this poem, as it is very famous, and has been using in adverts for several brands over the years, As a father, it resonates hugely for me, as something I aspire to demonstrate to my children, and hope…

My book list

These are the books I’ve read (actually listened to..) recently.. <!–more–> 1. Start With Why (Simon Sinek) – Great for anyone starting or running a business, or making life plans. Simon is popular on TED style videos online. Not a big fan of millenials…..

When size really matters…

Obviously I’m talking about the size of your bed! Few rough nights of very little, broken sleep for the household. However, although we are all shattered and starting to snap at each other unintentionally, it’s important to try and cherish the moments like this……

How to Win Friends and Influence People

A business classic… one which i avoided for many years, I think deep down that was because <!–more–> I didn’t like the idea of learning how to ‘win’ friends, and the notion of ‘influencing’ people seemed something negative. Somehow it suggested getting someone to…

Quotes

There are loads of pictures, memes, sayings or quotes online these days. Some of them really hit the mark in a specific moment, and others are good to just live by generally. I’ve not put these in any particular order, and will credit if…