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50 Day Running Streak

  Today I have run for 50 days without a break. During the last 50 days I have run every single day. My shortest run was 2.65km (1.64 miles), my longest was 50km (31 miles). I have run on the … Continue reading

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I am an Ultramarathoner! And what have I learnt?

I am an Ultramarathoner! It’s true, I am an ultramarathoner! I know, I’m bragging here, but I can’t help it! For the non runners amongst you, the distance was 50km, or a smidgen over 31 miles. This is the shortest … Continue reading

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Saying NO To Minimalism!

Saying No To Minimalism! OK! Enough! I am not a minimalist…now step away from my books! My struggle with minimalism should be obvious by now to readers of this blog. I have to admit I am seduced by the idea. I … Continue reading

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Minimalism or Homesteading?

Minimalism or Homesteading?   I am back to considering the clutter again. Like most of us I struggle in this area. I read books like Clutter Be Gone! and websites like The Minimalists and I strive to emulate these people, … Continue reading

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I’m going to die….

So are you! So is your dog, your cat, your goldfish, and, heartbreakingly, your child. Although not, we all fervently pray, before you. We will all die, as Benjamin Franklin pointed out, “‘In this world nothing can be said to be … Continue reading

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