I’m not sure when my love of language really began. It was early. My mother was an English teacher and taught French when I was younger. With both parents teachers, we spent a week every summer driving down through France to camp in Spain for a few weeks before  taking another week to drive back. I was surrounded by a million dialects and accents during those summers: French, Spanish, German,…

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Hey ho, we’re on Day 10 of my 30 Days of Blogging challenge as I countdown to my 30th! Today’s blog was supposed to be my weekly workout diary, but this is how it went last week: Monday – Rest Day after that big walk/run on Sunday (as seen in last week’s video) Tuesday – 11.5km Run on Guernsey’s Liberation Day – A public holiday in the Channel Islands. Wednesday, Thursday,…

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We recently spent a week in Vegas. Yes, a whole week. Not a party weekend… Not a crazy 24hrs – an entire 7 nights for Rob’s 30th birthday. And we survived. So today, I wanted to share my tips with you on how to survive a week in Vegas. Take a break Have a night off! You can afford to order room service and take a night off the booze if…

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Last Monday, I started a little challenge for myself  – or actually, a pretty big challenge – I wanted to blog every day for 30 days. There are a few reasons that I wanted to do this and I’ve detailed them below. I have tried this before and failed. I did it around my 28th birthday and I managed about 10 days. I did it without planning and without much commitment.…

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