Monthly Archives: January 2011

Love and Lycra

A unskinny mirror, fluro lights, white goose pimply flesh, a tear-stained face, unhelpful assistants, destroyed soul, yep you guessed it I went tog shopping. I love lycra. I have loved it since I saw Effie on Aerobics Oz style doing low impact lunges in … Continue reading

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Sextiles

They have arrived !! The courtesy flags have arrived! This adventure just got a little more real.  Twelve 30x60cms rectangles of printed and stitched canvas, more real.   The brilliant red of Tonga, the crinkly stars of  OZ, the positively Darwinian … Continue reading

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Parlez vous Francais?

Hands up if you can speak another language? Now hands up if you can REALLY speak another language? I ask because a couple of days ago my colleague and I were flexing our linguistic muscles as we hunched over the 5 … Continue reading

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Hit it Hard

I finally, after five and half years of running a dance troupe I have managed to choreograph a song mostly on my own!   Boom. I hit it hard. So hard I have a bruise to prove it. In a departure from the 80′s and … Continue reading

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Oh the Wild Joys of Living

It all began in standard four with the Our Lady of Lourdes cross country. I was 10, it was raining and the course was around the soggy back field.  I was hooked. Cross country running was ace.  No nasty sprints where … Continue reading

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Not being Negative – Just being Honest.

Earthquakes, floods, shootings, vomiting, 2011 could rival a chapter in revelations for the drama and intrigue. In fact I reckon those doomsday cults in the US who have predicted that the world is going to be in 2012 might be on to … Continue reading

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Solo vs Duo vs Trio

Imagine being in a boxing ring with no opponent. There you are punching the air, swinging at shadows, motivating yourself, getting all the glory. Now imagine being in a boxing ring with two people, punches coming from the left, jabs from the … Continue reading

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What's in a name?

Okay guys we are after a new name for our yacht. Vote now! I asked my face book buddies for some ideas and below is a selection of the greatest hits.

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What’s in a name?

Okay guys we are after a new name for our yacht. Vote now! I asked my face book buddies for some ideas and below is a selection of the greatest hits.

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State House of the Sea

On the off chance that anyone reads this blog, and in the even more unlikely event that you are wondering what our new home looks like, this is the new yacht. Her name, is…. wait for it…. Summertime!  As you can see she is rough. … Continue reading

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