Due to exploring, exercising and being too freezingly numb to type, I haven’t updated my blog for a while! So apologies for that.
I have, however, got a multitude of photographs to explain where I have been and what I have been up to.
The weather here has gone from the pretty typical winter cold that we are used to in England, to minus double numbers! I was looking longingly at the snowy pictures of Sunderland one day, to waking up to a white world outside the window the next. The snow has found Toronto, and boy does it like it here. We have experienced -22 some days, and the warmest it has been all week is about -13. It’s just gone winter crazy round these parts… and I have to say, I am loving it! 😀
To be clear, I mean the fitness studio, not the shell suit wearing man of questionable sexual ethics.
Anyway, moving on…
I had my operation at the end of October, and was told no exercise (apart from light swimming and walking) until after the year. Now, months later, I am nearly 2 stone heavier than I was when I went down to surgery. I had spent a good year going to the gym regularly previous to the op, and was really enjoying exercising, but after months of nothing but a few lengths of the pool I struggled to find the motivation to get back into it.
That is until I put my favourite skinny jeans on and had to breathe in to fasten them, and once fastened, keep my breath in, for as soon as I relaxed someone was gonna get a button in the eye!! Not so bloody skinny jeans after all!