Sunday, 12 August 2012

This video made me smile

I am so sad that the London 2012 Olympics are drawing to a close this evening. I will be watching the Closing Ceremony with a box of tissues near by.

Everyone has agreed that the BBC Coverage of the Games has been quite brilliant. And the presenters have been very knowledgable on every sport - switching from tennis to football to boxing to sailing - the list goes on. I have heard particular compliments about Clare Balding who has been consistently knowledgable about all aspects of the games.

I came across this video of her along with my other hero Miranda Hart (did you know that they both went to the same school and Clare was Miranda's head girl!), and it made me smile:

Friday, 3 August 2012

Picture of the Day

I feel frustrated that lots of things have got in the way of me blogging recently so apologies for that. I wonder if you are as glued to the Olympics as we are...? This picture caught my eye and made me smile: