Clap for Carers at 20:00. Heard a little of Boris Johnson just after 17:00. Woke up late at 07:15!!!! Other than that it was a pretty good day with remote yoga sessions sorted at school; a great chat with colleagues across the country via Zoom and a staff quiz to test something for parents. Now … Continue reading
Monthly Archives: April 2020
School’s Out – Day 18
18 days of school being closed. Not even four weeks yet there are many now calling for schools to return despite the fact that the Coronavirus is still out there, uncontrolled and taking the lives of many thousands, even those that have attempted to maintain social distancing and respected its severity. Why on earth are … Continue reading
School’s Out – Day 17
The end of another day in lockdown yet working in a confined space. I’m lucky though as I get to walk around the garden many many times supporting Dan on his charity walk for the NSPCC to Goodison Park. I do also get to go out for a run. A fair few miles being clocked … Continue reading
5.5km completed in the rain.
School’s Out – Day 16
Monday 27th April and week four of schools being closed. I am hearing more from colleagues across the country about parents getting impatient and wanting the children back at school. As I understand it we are just over the peak (or about at it) so it is still too soon for all to go back … Continue reading
Short run completed.
6k run completed. Feel good and certainly benefited with the cap on my head.
School’s Out – Day 15
Three full weeks of school have now passed of being closed. Add to that two weeks of Easter that was not a holiday. The sun is still shining but the isolation, the fragmentation of socialising, the familiarity of the abnormal is here. Some things are precious in life; I’d say that is life. Some things … Continue reading
School’s Out – Day 14
Second day of home schooling for me and started the day better than yesterday. Got up and completed Joe Wicks’s morning workout with Dan. The sun was shining so we went for an outdoor workout which gave us a bit more space. Unlike yesterday, Dan didn’t quite get it all done by 09:00 but as … Continue reading