Project 365 2020 – Week 13 – COVID19 Lockdown Week 2

Bike Ride

I have decided to write my posts with a daily account, as it is so easy to forget the little things. Monday 23rd March Our body clocks are still in school mode so we were up at 7am as normal, although there wasn’t the normal hustle and bustle of getting lunch boxes made and persuading reluctant children into their uniforms. We started our “school day” at 9am with a Joe Wicks live workout. It started well, but soon descended into… Continue Reading “Project 365 2020 – Week 13 – COVID19 Lockdown Week 2”

Understanding your travel during the Coronavirus crisis

Bus Travel

It is just two weeks until the Easter holidays and we are now a country in lockdown. Airlines around the globe have been suspending flights and grounding aircraft and I have seen a real escalation in flights heading into Bournemouth Airport today, to store some of their planes. Many of us have disappointingly had to cancel our travel plans and although we were not booked to go abroad, we had planned various day trips and a short break on the… Continue Reading “Understanding your travel during the Coronavirus crisis”

Project 365 2020 – COVID19 Lockdown – Week One


It has been a few years since I last took part in Project 365 but now it seems like a great way to restart and document what is going on around us. Project 365 is a weekly diary featuring photo’s and how your week has gone; the good, the bad and the ugly. It is actually the 12th week of the year, but I am starting now, on our first week of lockdown here in the UK. Monday 16th March… Continue Reading “Project 365 2020 – COVID19 Lockdown – Week One”

Be kind to shop workers during this difficult time


I spent 16 years working in retail and have many friends still working for supermarkets or in other retail environments. Hard times such as the one we are going through at the moment can bring out the best in human nature, but also the worst and some ex-colleagues are having a tough time. In light of recent events, it feels like the #bekind movement was a long time ago, but in reality it is just a few weeks and it… Continue Reading “Be kind to shop workers during this difficult time”