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October 14: Autumn

We had quite a laid back Saturday. Fall is well and truly here.


October 13: Lookout Discovery Centre

We went to the science centre today!


October 12: Best Business Women Awards

Had a wonderful day off work with Maddie today and then a lovely evening with Richard at the Best Business Women Awards where I was proud to be a finalist.


October 11: Chertsey

It’s nice to be in the office and spend time in Chertsey. This morning I went on a pre-dawn run.


October 9: Maddie

I was lucky to spend today with this sweet girl. She gave me a run for my money in the swimming pool!


October 8: Courgette Cake

I used some of our many courgettes to bake cake.


October 7: Windsor

We ran in Windsor and Eton this morning before a day in the garden.


October 6: Leaving Gressy

I took a picture of the cherub in my shower before checking out of my room, because each morning it made me smile.


October 5: Running

I ran 10K today. The first 5k was in the morning. The second was in the afternoon during a downpour.


October 4: Food

We ended our day today with a three and a half hour meal.


October 3: Gressy

We continued our work in Gressy today.


October 2: Gressy

Day one of our workshop this week in Gressy, France. I started it with an early morning run.


October 1: Busy

It was a busy day with a run in Chertsey this morning while Rich did the Palace to Palace bike ride, then some leaf raking with Maddie before my flight to Gressy in France. Spotted this in my run.


September 30: Fair

We went to Carter’s Steam Fair – such fun.


September 26: Offsite

I worked with a great group of people today, in a room with an incredible view over London.


September 26: Run

We ran first thing and then I worked all day while we had our chimneys swept.


September 25: Leaves

I really noticed the leaves starting to change on my morning run.


September 23: 10k

Helen and I ran the Windsor 10k this morning and we really had fun. I was proud to run in support of Teach for America Detroit!


September 22: Fruit and Veg

Back home in time for another harvest at Curfew House Garden.


September 21: 15 Years

After a great week working in Detroit, I am heading home on my wedding anniversary.


September 20: Academy

We visited an inspiring school today as part of our work in Detroit.


September 19: Fowling

After a day of action learning, we ate dinner at Bank Suey and were introduced to the fun Detroit-only game of Fowling.


September 18: Detroit

We had an amazing day in Detroit today. I’m really lucky to do the work I do.


September 17: Hotel

We are staying at a cool hotel in Detroit that was once a fire station. Our work kicked off this evening!