“You’re only here for a short visit. Don’t hurry, don’t worry. And be sure to smell the flowers along the way.” – Walter Hagen We’ve all heard it. Been told it. Told people it. Posted it on facebook with a … Continue reading Elf sniffs flowers
Awards ceremony! I’m not suggesting that it is a good idea to gate-crash a ceremony or sneak in under a barrier…unless you are up for it? But I was actually invited to this one, on the guest list and everything. It was not a glitzy black tie event, but a university ceremony with moderately formal wear. It was lovely to be included in an event to celebrate success and hard work. We all work hard in our own ways and it is not always recognised. It was a great to be a part of an evening that was simply … Continue reading Ceremony Elf!
Bouldering. Climbing without the gear! Sounds dramatic doesn’t it? Wet and windy Sunday mornings are perfect for an indoor sport. So my friend, Fran and I headed off to try our hand at bouldering. The indoor climbing done on a relatively … Continue reading Elf goes climbing
Tofu. Yep, tofu. I’ve eaten it occasionally at a restaurant, normally due to rash ordering or panic ordering! But I have never cooked it at home. Having received a lovely cook book for Christmas on all things veg and vegetarian … Continue reading Elf cooks with Tofu
It is 2016, I want to do something different this year. This year I want adventure. Now, donning an Indiana Jones type outfit and heading off into the wilderness would be a dream come true, that is a distant, spec of an adventure to come. So when I say adventure, I mean an everyday adventure. Small things that brighten the week and are achievable! I’m thinking, more along the lines of grabbing the tube map and umbrella. Each week I want to do something different, eat something new, try an activity, walk somewhere not in SW London! (I know shock horror! Outside … Continue reading 2016! Elf does yoga! Starting as we mean to go on.