To open up the blog, that has been neglected. But, like a succulent, with just a little attention, it can be brought back to life.
To start running again, after a year off. But, inspired by watching this year's half marathon in the city centre, and by my falling fitness levels, this morning I pulled on my running gear and running shoes, put Laura back on the ipod, and ran. I'm not aiming for another half marathon, just to be able to run for half an hour, three times a week.
There's still plenty going on around here, and it's time to get on with it.
Before I go, do you want to see one of the reasons for this quiet blogging time?
This is Bailey. Under all that fur he's a Miniature Schnauzer. He's sure to make future appearances around here.