Tag Archives: de-cluttering

PB Klaxon: it’s all in the preparation

Today’s To Do List: (1) Prep for an OU tutoring session with a friend’s son (2) Coaching call to talk through race plan for TP100 (3) OU tutoring session with a friend’s son (4) Find compass and space blanket (5) Go for a … Continue reading

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Cross training (of sorts)

aka The Evil Clutter Pixie I have spent the last two days sorting, tidying and hoovering.  Dull doesn’t cover it.  I have been up and down the loft ladder more times than I can count and been up and down … Continue reading

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The tyranny of gifts

One of the many things I have learned from my mother is to beware of the tyranny of gifts: the reluctance to get rid of something you don’t like or don’t need merely because it was given to you. Today, as … Continue reading

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An evil madman…

…devised the parkrun course at Braunstone.  Don’t get me wrong, it has all the usual parkrun perks.  It’s friendly, well marshalled and picturesque… …but an uphill finishing straight?  What’s that all about?  Evil, I tell you!  Evil! For anyone looking … Continue reading

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None of the above

I did my twelfth parkrun this morning at my eleventh different venue.  Which wasn’t Banstead or Black Park or Frimley but Reading.  A solid rather than noteworthy time, but still faster than anything I manage during the week. Reading itself … Continue reading

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My mojo is back!

Isn’t it amazing how a glorious morning and a picturesque parkrun can banish the blahs?  Blue sky and rolling parkland as far as the eye could see.  Wonderful. Added to which, I now know several things that I didn’t know yesterday: … Continue reading

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Inching forward

No running (or indeed exercise) today, but I did manage to sort through a pile of accumulated books and mags by the side of my bed.  It only took about five minutes, but cleared a satisfyingly large area of floor.

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A small success

After my wonderful run yesterday (I shaved chopped 1m 47s off my 5km pb and ran it in 29m 45s), I decided that today would be a de-cluttering day. A lie in and 30mins 2 hours of Warcraft with breakfast … Continue reading

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