Crazy deer, temples and sake

After my morning run, we headed to the hotel restaurant for breakfast. Mr BBB went for the American breakfast, while I stuck with my favourite – oatmeal. It was then time to check out and head to Osaka station, where…

Come run with me

Training: Run 40 mins (6km approx) This morning I practically jumped out of bed when my alarm went off. Well rested, I layered up and headed out for another morning run – this time solo as Mr BBB wanted the…

Sushi and castles

After a solid night’s sleep, we rugged up and headed straight out for a 30 minute run in the chilly Osaka air. I felt so refreshed afterwards, and ready to start the day. We were running a little behind schedule…

Konnichi wa

Greetings from Japan! Mr BBB and I arrived last night – and I only just found the time to blog!! We have been go go go since we arrived – so I’ll break this update into two parts. Day 1…

Christmas greetings!

We have just returned from what was a lovely time down the farm for Christmas. Although the weather was a little cool, it turned out to be the perfect weather for a hot Christmas dinner. We started the day with…

Urban Polaris

Today Mr BBB and I competed in the Urban Polaris – a biking and orienteering event. The general concept is that teams of two must reach as many checkpoints located around the city within a 7 hour time period. Each…

Pregnancy Update – Week 13

(And finally….the final entry from my ‘hidden’ pregnancy diary!) How far along? 13 weeks 3 days How big is baby? This week baby BBB has grown to the size of a peach (in length). It’s hard to believe that not…

Pregnancy Update – Week 12

(Another entry from my ‘hidden’ pregnancy diary….) It is with so much heartfelt joy and happiness that I am able to write this diary entry. When I first found out that I was pregnant, I hoped and wished with all…

Pregnancy Update – Week 11

(Another entry from my ‘hidden’ pregnancy diary…) How far along? 11 weeks 3 days How big is baby? Farewell berries, hello citrus fruit! This week we have ourselves a little lime. How I’m feeling? This has been a rather strange…

Pregnancy Update – Week 10

(Another entry from my ‘hidden’ pregnancy diary…) This week we said our farewells to the USA, returning home to the “real world”. I suspect today will be a long day back at work after having spent the last month travelling!!…