Several weeks later….

So a few weeks ago I posted about how I was aiming to lose a bit of weight. I was confident in losing the first few stone very quickly indeed, but things haven’t quite worked out as I had hoped. I weighed myself a few weeks back and I was 20 stone 10, 290 pounds for my American friends, and I was shocked. It was comfortably the heaviest that I had ever been in my life and I set about losing weight. I was confident of losing it quickly as I had lost 3 stone (42 pounds) in a two … Continue reading Several weeks later….

A weekend in Dumfries…..

It’s strange to think that this time two years ago I had never been to a hockey match in my life. I had lived in Nottingham for a year but hadn’t once taken up a match at either the Panthers or the Lions, but when I moved to Blackburn and saw that they had a hockey team, I decided to take an interest. I was genuinely surprised that Blackburn had a hockey team, it was something that I had never associated the town with but for £6.50, you couldn’t go wrong. At the time I was very much still heavily … Continue reading A weekend in Dumfries…..