Last month Glasgow lost it’s very own Starmaster, a unique and amazing piece of kit that spent 13 years at Glasgow Science Centre (GSC) wowing hundreds of thousands of people with an incredibly realistic night sky. The best simulated night sky in all of the UK and one of the finest in all of Europe. I… Continue reading Lost Stars: Farewell to Glasgow’s Starmaster
A review of the whirlwind year that was 2014!
I’ve just completed the 100 Happy Days challenge. Now, when I say completed, I think I missed one day due to forgetfulness but I had doubled up a couple of times throughout the challenge, so I forgave myself and carried on. It was a fun challenge, a snap each day of something that had made… Continue reading The 100 Happy Days Challenge… why it’s worth a little of your time.
1 hour 11 minutes 11 seconds. That was my time for my first 10 k. I’m pretty happy with it. This time a few months ago I could barely run a full kilometre without struggling but for the Bupa Great Women’s 10 k I ran for 6.5 k before a brief spell of walking and… Continue reading A run for your money…
Today I kicked off my first day of training for the Women’s Bupa 10K in May. It was painful. I am not a runner. Swimmer? Yes. Hula Hooper? Yep. Yoga-er? Indeedy (albeit beginner). Runner??? I wish! I like the idea of being a runner. I like the idea of being a svelte shape gliding effortlessly… Continue reading Starter for 10…
Sometimes I feel invisible. Like I don’t matter. It makes me doubt and question myself. I have been dealing with depression and anxiety for as long as I can remember. I’ve been hiding it for just as long. I’ve felt ashamed of it. Like its a weakness or something others will see as one. Interestingly,… Continue reading Inner Strength
Crochet Stars… my new obsession… I love them! They make great wee gifts and with so many friends having babies just now I’m making loads of them. Here’s a few in their various stages of completion… … Continue reading Simple stars