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Ca-Tour-lunya Itinerary

Here’s the lowdown and detailed itinerary of my Costa Brava and La Garrotxa weekend! Barcelona – Vic – Garrotxa – Figueres – Port Lligat – Cadaques – Barcelona. All in 3 days!

Coronavirus Diaries – Days 16-19

So much for a daily diary during this quarantine, the days just roll into one! I would simply rattle off a hideously boring and detailed description of the minutiae of my day – but there is no time! At the moment I am working three jobs (albeit part-time, but three!)...

Coronavirus Diaries – why remember Groundhog Day?

I am grateful for the support coming in all directions, and immensely proud of and humbled by the doctors, nurses and brave health-workers putting their lives on the line all around the world. I hope that when we are on the other side of this COVID-19 pandemic the world will be a very different place for those working in public health. Let them have the bankers’ bonuses, politicians’ salaries, and celebrity status that they deserve.

The Coronavirus Diaries

Quarantine Day 11 I ran around the house today. 100 times. It took me over an hour, and according to my app “RunKeeper” I ran 1.8 km. Which means it would take me about 20 hours to run a marathon. I would like to run further tomorrow – it is just so boring. I tried to...

Day 10 of Imprisonment

They didn’t let me outside again today. Bastards! I know they must miss me when I go to Nursery school but I think this is pretty out of order. One day, everything was normal. I get up in the morning, I let Her give me my “num nums” (she loves making those silly...

Quarantine – Days 2 & 3

Day 2 of Quarantine! I wouldn’t say so much “Netfilx and Chill” as flat and resigned. The COVID-19 global pandemic isn’t disappearing overnight, and I feel like the general household consensus was that we had to turn down the emotional energy and stress – or just burn out. Well, apart from Mary that is! There’s no greater motivator than a toddler.

The World after Coronavirus

The COVID-19 global pandemic is rippling like wildfire around the globe. What will the world look like after the coronavirus? Let’s examine the global impact of this ongoing crisis and how to take hope.

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