It’s never too late

It's never too late...
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To take up paddleboarding.
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This was the first day after the whole of this Summer that we took out the paddle board.
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Very wobbly in spite of core strengthening pilates classes twice a week throughout the Summer and a 121 boxing session each week.
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Maybe it was the volume of food consumed over the last few weeks 
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@misslucy_lou pacing up and down the board. .
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To take up paddleboarding.
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This was the first day after the whole of this Summer that we took out the paddle board.
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Very wobbly in spite of core strengthening pilates classes twice a week throughout the Summer and a 121 boxing session each week.
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Maybe it was the volume of food consumed over the last few weeks
Or
@misslucy_lou pacing up and down the board. .
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Still on a social media detox Summer break till September but this photo of me popped up from 4 years ago so thought I’d post

Still on a social media detox Summer break till September but this photo of me popped up from 4 years ago so thought I'd post.
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Been writing a novel.
Finished yesterday 
Super proud of myself.
300ush pages /over 100k words.
Will keep you posted on its progress to publishing. 
Fingers crossed .
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Photo with thanks to @rory_photo

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Been writing a novel.
Finished yesterday
Super proud of myself.
300ush pages /over 100k words.
Will keep you posted on its progress to publishing.
Fingers crossed .
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Photo with thanks to @rory_photo

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Candy colours, stripes and beach huts

Candy colours, stripes and beach huts.
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After a long late lunch @thehutcolwell 
My favourite restaurant on the Island.
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I'm wearing:
Primark Dress 
Marks and Spencer cashmere (Both past seasons) .

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After a long late lunch @thehutcolwell
My favourite restaurant on the Island.
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I’m wearing:
Primark Dress
Marks and Spencer cashmere (Both past seasons) .

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#Tbt to my last holiday abroad in Crete

to my last holiday abroad in Crete.
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Just a lovely memory now.
Ready for this Summer's staycation.
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The sun always makes you feel alive and energised and fills you with positivity.
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Just a lovely memory now.
Ready for this Summer’s staycation.
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The sun always makes you feel alive and energised and fills you with positivity.
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Do you have a “happy place”?

Do you have a "happy place"?
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Mine is on the beach, riding the local riding stables pony Casper.
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Being at one with a horse by the sea, with whom you have a rapport and a mutual trust is such a special and priviliged time.
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It's easy to understand how interacting with a horse or a dog can help those with special needs, autism or mental health.
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We all need metime and downtime from the stresses of everyday life and especially an escape from social media, being judged by others and mobile phone addiction. .
When everything in life seems currently to be so turbulent, unsettled and uncertain, a short escape from day to day reality is revitalizing and reboots a positive mindset.
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Mine is on the beach, riding the local riding stables pony Casper.
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Being at one with a horse by the sea, with whom you have a rapport and a mutual trust is such a special and priviliged time.
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It’s easy to understand how interacting with a horse or a dog can help those with special needs, autism or mental health.
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We all need metime and downtime from the stresses of everyday life and especially an escape from social media, being judged by others and mobile phone addiction. .
When everything in life seems currently to be so turbulent, unsettled and uncertain, a short escape from day to day reality is revitalizing and reboots a positive mindset.
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This video clip was taken of me when the weather was hot and sunny not torrential rain like today which means riding today was cancelled

This video clip was taken of me when the weather was hot and sunny not torrential rain like today which means riding today was cancelled.

It's so special horseriding along a beach. It makes you feel happy, blessed and so grateful to be healthy and well and lucky to be able to do such a thing.
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It’s so special horseriding along a beach. It makes you feel happy, blessed and so grateful to be healthy and well and lucky to be able to do such a thing.
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Sun, sea and seafood

Sun, sea and seafood.
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The last day of an Indian Summer with lunch by the sea with a healthy but delicious Asian fusion mix of scallop, seabass and tempura prawn on a bed of vegetables, noodles and peanuts.
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It's so easy to eat healthily when it's presented beautifully and tastes delcious.
Its all about the flavours.
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Even when you are cooking at home, however simple or basic the recipe or meal, if you take a bit of extra care and time to make it look appetising on the plate, you will feel more satisfied on a smaller portion.
You will crave less of the unhealthy sugary carb laden foods which give high/low spikes to your blood sugar and energy levels.
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The last day of an Indian Summer with lunch by the sea with a healthy but delicious Asian fusion mix of scallop, seabass and tempura prawn on a bed of vegetables, noodles and peanuts.
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It’s so easy to eat healthily when it’s presented beautifully and tastes delcious.
Its all about the flavours.
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Even when you are cooking at home, however simple or basic the recipe or meal, if you take a bit of extra care and time to make it look appetising on the plate, you will feel more satisfied on a smaller portion.
You will crave less of the unhealthy sugary carb laden foods which give high/low spikes to your blood sugar and energy levels.
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