December 18th, 2013


Tweeting in the gaps - November 2013

Bliss! Slept 12 hours last night :-) 30.11.2013 14:01
RT @gabyhinsliff: If you're a parent of little girls, and sick of the princess stuff, you might like this via @elleuk 29.11.2013 05:37
cake done & safely out of oven : whole flat now smells of christmas! 28.11.2013 23:20
now to start packing for long weekend away ALONE - flying to Manchester to see lovely little sister at early stupid o'clock tomorrow! 28.11.2013 18:52
3rd stage of Christmas cake done, now in oven for next 5.5 hours! Boys "helped" by stirring and licking spoons :-) 28.11.2013 18:50
second stage of christmas cake making underway - cake tin lined and prepped, ingredients measured & ready. Stage 3 tomorrow! 27.11.2013 22:01
Best. Flashmob. Ever! 26.11.2013 07:08
90% of my christmas shopping now done, thanks to Amazon and wishlists! 25.11.2013 22:52
getting into the christmas spirit - soaking fruit for christmas cake, designing christmas cards, updating amazon wishlists :-) 25.11.2013 19:53
Finished Run with #runmeter, on Ganziloebruecke l... route, time 50:18, 6.93 km, ahead of best run 1:48. 25.11.2013 17:00
brrrr! cycling home in the first snow of the winter :-) 21.11.2013 16:18
Finished Run with #runmeter, on Work lunch lap & ... route, time 33:40, 4.25 km, ahead of best run 0:26. 21.11.2013 11:38
typical monday@home with the boys - playgroup, planned dr visit (M), fall from sofa (P), unplanned dr visit for P. Alls well now :-) 18.11.2013 19:00
finished Loneliness of the Long Distance Runner by Alan Sillitoe and gave it 3 stars 17.11.2013 22:43
Just been for my monthly Uetliberg walk - nearly 2.5 hours, along and down. Perfect! Space and time to think amidst autumn beech colours! 17.11.2013 14:04
Finished Run with #runmeter, on sihl, rietberg, l... route, time 44:12, 5.54 km, ahead of best run 2:00. 16.11.2013 20:24
I'm introverted and I need my hamster ball :-) Brilliant explanation! 15.11.2013 07:15
I'm officially 75% German, according to "how German am I" test from The average is just 64% - 15.11.2013 07:13
Finished Run with #runmeter, on Work lunch lap & ... route, time 34:06, 4.65 km, ahead of best run 0:50. 14.11.2013 11:59
Finished Run with #runmeter, on Ganziloebruecke l... route, time 52:06, 6.94 km, ahead of best run 0:49. 11.11.2013 15:43
listening to M. instructing P. in a made up game based on their fav. jungle book. In swiss german! #toodamncute 11.11.2013 08:45
Finished Run with #runmeter, on sihl, rietberg, l... route, time 46:12, 5.99 km, ahead of best run 0:50. 10.11.2013 19:28
v excited mummy & small  boy - first cinema trip! off to see planes :-) 10.11.2013 12:16
Two v clever women invent genius invisible bike helmut - I want one! 09.11.2013 17:51
Really enjoyed this talk from @ashbeckham about straight people coming out of their closet. 08.11.2013 07:39
best #nanocoach advice yet - "Remember: Nov is not about perfection-just write!" Advice I should definitely follow this evening-in a slump! 06.11.2013 20:05
This is wonderful :-) Paige And Sarah, Two Girls, Each With One Arm, Become Best Friends Through Skype (VIDEO) 06.11.2013 17:50
6285 words "It’s selfish of me I know, but I need Georgie. She makes me laugh, makes me feel normal" #nanowrimo 03.11.2013 22:15
Here are a few of today's 2121 words "My hippy parents decided that Madeleine was a fine name to land upon their first born" #nanowrimo 02.11.2013 22:00
struggling tonight - still trying to pin down my characters. Just a 1000 words to go before wine & sofa :-)  #nanowrimo 02.11.2013 20:39
5 minute sprint and the first 187 words of day 2 written already! Hurrah :-) #nanowrimo 02.11.2013 09:29
2087 words! "The light goes out of his eyes and he sits down next to me. Puts an arm round me and we stay like for a long while." #nanowrimo 01.11.2013 20:42
First 500 words down! "I used to think that the modern obsession with running a marathon was ridiculous..." #NaNoWriMo #NaNoWriMoOpeners 01.11.2013 07:53
Happy 60th Birthday Samaritans - was so proud to have volunteered with you when I lived in London! Keep up the good work... #Samsat60! 01.11.2013 07:20
have clicked on my inner editor (loc 1497 No plot no problem) and am ready to start writing - bring it on! #NaNoWriMo 01.11.2013 07:19