Play Up

Cruising in your comfort zone? Been there! Here’s my journal of actually doing the stuff I usually think about but never get around to doing.

What I learnt whilst playing up..

On this my final Play Up post I wanted to share how this part of the blog has impacted on me. I thought I was going to have mountains of fun setting myself this weekly challenge noted above, but it was actually a pain in the arse. As if life wasn’t busy enough I would […]

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I went inside the Lodge….

My husband and I finally got to do something we have always wanted to do and that is to go inside the ARA Lodge at the top of Airedale St Auckland. Our daughter is one of the recipients of the ARA Lodge Arts Awards – the ARA Lodge gives tens of thousands every year to […]

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Salsa lessons – the dance not the sauce….

My dear friend is a salsa dancing fiend, regularly dancing in South Africa where she lives as well as popping into salsa clubs whenever she is abroad including New York, Brazil and Cuba where I guess she dances the night away. She has been saying for years – you HAVE to try salsa, and I […]

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