Category Archives: Britishness

Thoughts and feelings on being a Brit.

Pop Ups

Pop Up I love the idea of pop up businesses.  There is something a little Harry Potterish about them.  One day they are there, another day not.  You could walk down the same street every single day, and never know … Continue reading

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Restful Days and the 12 Parcels to Tiredness

Today is one of those days where I just have to be, do everything delicately and as I feel ready.  I need to rest and be quiet and be in my own protective bubble.  Over the years I’ve learnt not to push … Continue reading

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The Education Debate

Wisdom Teething! I’m feeling a little out of sorts today.  The result of my impacted wisdom tooth playing up, pressing on a nerve, which gives me a muffled ear and a constant aching headache, and an annoying tendency to start … Continue reading

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Introduction to Ocean Rowing Seminar

Milestone We reached our first ocean rowing milestone today, an ‘introduction to ocean rowing’ seminar, held at Twickenham Yacht Club, in the UK, attended by our team virtually from Georgia, Sweden, and the UK as a webinar along with other race … Continue reading

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A Night of 1000 Queens

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
On an aimless walk through the streets of Chelsea last week, we stumbled upon the Chelsea Arts Club building on Old Church Street. The front of the building, nestled in a pretty residential area…

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BT Artboxes, Spotted by Where The Art Is

Originally posted on Little London Observationist:
Have any of you spotted the BT art boxes yet? Where The Art Is has shared a few shots of them in the Flickr pool. Enjoy. Any favourites? Have you found any yet? Are…

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Pacific Specific and Charlie

Its easy (especially in the comfort of your own home) to underestimate the emotional side of rowing an ocean and also how much psychological preparation is needed for a row, well beyond the physical aspects of training, and in our … Continue reading

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