Bring on the suds!

Bring on the suds!

You’d think that doing the washing up before going to bed at night would be easy, right? Like, why on earth am I even talking about it? And, where’s the challenge here? Well, I’m generally quite a tidy person but I’m intrinsically quite lazy (I...
#13 Embrace the fuzz

#13 Embrace the fuzz

I do love a simple challenge. One that doesn’t cost me any money to complete, and doesn’t take huge amounts of planning! My friend Jayne was having a pedicure one day, and messaged to say she’d thought of a good challenge for me. How did I fancy going a month without...
#12 Treat people with kindness

#12 Treat people with kindness

Good advice that, isn’t it. From the first time I heard this Harry Styles song in 2019, I’ve loved it. Then I somehow caught the video on social media and thought it was really cool. THEN I happened to see the choreographer breaking down the dance routine on a TV...
#11 Bake off this is not!

#11 Bake off this is not!

“Well, can you bake something that’s edible?” Those were the exact words that Anne Speak asked when conjuring up a challenge for me! To be fair, I had just told her that I’m hopeless in the kitchen… To mark Silver Sunday, and as part of...
#10 Abs? What abs?

#10 Abs? What abs?

Oh there they are! Seven days of 50 sit ups a day ensured I located my abdominal muscles and made them scream, just a little bit! When my friend Louise challenged me to this mini fitness task, it seemed pretty straightforward. I’ve been seeing a PT since...
#9 And… jump!

#9 And… jump!

4.5 hours of waiting – 1 plane – 6 nervous skydivers strapped to 6 experienced tandem instructors – 15,000 feet/3 miles above the ground – 60 seconds/2 miles of freefall – 6,000 feet parachute deployed – 1 smooth landing – 1...