[CANCER] Thinking about Old Year, New Year, @BeyondChoc and Self Care

I'm pulling together a few blog posts I've been thinking about writing for a while, expecting each of them to be simple sections - probably with a lot of embedded content, not necessarily deeply profound, maybe waffly, but we'll see ... In some ways cancer has made me rethink a whole lot of things, in many other ways it's just solidified a whole lot of other thoughts ... if life is going to be shorter,…

I’m so excited…. I just can’t hide it… I know I know I know…

Well, I thought it was better than heading it "Walk Like An Egyptian"!!! I've been missing my travelling, but last year was pretty much all I could do to earn enough to live on - this year, however, I know what work I'm doing for the next year, so I can plan in a trip... and am going to spend Christmas and New Year in Egypt!! Here's the blurb from 'GoBus's' website: "Travel with GOBUS…

January 4th

Don't worry, I'll get bored of this soon, or start drowning in other work, but so far today I have written an AimHigher session, finished an exam paper, rang the tax office (one of those calls which has moved daily across Outlook), chased up an insurance claim, taken delivery of a (very powerful, especially when braking) hire car and sent my little car off to be repaired (my neighbour drove into it taking out the…

2nd January

It's been an odd day so far, woken by the postman, read for an hour - then next thing I know it's 1pm! Not in favour of the gym today, so decided to go out for a walk before it got too late! Just in time to catch the sun falling at the bottom of St Catherine's Hill! Beautiful colours... Halfway up the hill, the sun is going down quickly over Winchester... Just in time…