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Throwback Thursday: Counter Cafe, Hackney

This week’s ‘Throwback Thursday’ doesn’t refer to one visit in particular – it’s a local favourite of mine that I’ve been to many times. I’m selfishly also slightly reluctant to write about it, as it’s one of my favourite hidden gems. 485 more words



which of these activities did I complete today for my Juneathon commitment?

  1. 4 ish mile run through the canyons of Utah
  2. .8 mile bobsled run at the Olympic Park in Park City, Utah…
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Photo Sunday: Olympic Park

Every year, Father’s Day coincides with my birthday week, so on the Sunday we always get together and do something as a family to celebrate the two. 163 more words

Happy Things

Tired Legs

I have officially climbed the Great Wall! How awesome is that? This morning we woke up, got breakfast, and got on the road. It was about 2 hours to drive to the Wall, but it was definitely worth it. 464 more words


Counter Cafe

Location: Hackney Wick.

In a space shared with artist studios and a gallery, the Counter Cafe offers a laid-back eating environment and some seriously good food.   42 more words


Olympic Park: Peace Square

Olympic Park was one of the places suggested to me to go. It was built in 1988 when South Korea hosted the summer Olympics in Seoul. 62 more words


Cycling into the unknown: Romford

Last weekend I did a Very Brave Thing. I set off cycling without planning a route, with only a destination in my mind: Romford.

Now, some of you may argue that this was foolish. 457 more words