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Rest Time

After 22 weeks of training, I have never been more excited about a break.

The only workout I did this week was walking my dog at the trail, and a bit of walking through DC. 194 more words

Part time work can save the day!

The college that I go to recommended that if we had part time jobs, then we should spend no more than ten hours per week on them.   361 more words


Go Play Outside and Build a Beach House

Once I gave my three younger kids a bucket of big nails and a hammer and told them to go make a life raft from wood they could find on the beach. 595 more words


Another way of dealing with stress...

If you don’t have too many exams and are quite creative, then perhaps writing a book may help you.  I used this technique when I was taking my GCSE exams, and have written a few books since then on certain websites – one of which has nearly 115,000 reads on it!   127 more words


Coming Out of the Fog

Yesterday was the first non-holiday that I wasn’t in Philadelphia in four months. So I went to Jersey City. I needed the breeze off the water, the skyline view, and a general change of scenery. 74 more words

Jersey City

Friday Night

Today I had a two period day and my first ever good lesson with Year 9. It involved an impromptu trench warfare rap battle.

I’m now spending my Friday night on the couch watching Eurovision with a glass of wine. 8 more words

Penciled In

What’s the last thing you “penciled in” on your calendar? Was it a “last straw” sort of thing, where you filled in the last free hour of your week? 1,448 more words

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