OK, so its time to come clean: I’d actually broken my own rules before I’d even started. Last week, when I’d already set up my fundraising page, I found out I had an interview tomorrow…in Cardiff. I could have said no to it I guess but I didn’t so I decided to relax my rules and buy a return bus ticket to Cardiff costing £12.50 which I am sat on as I start to write this. It’s just another reminder that, lucky for me, this isn’t my life.
I cycled to work as normal leaving my bike there to walk to the bus. I will then do the same in reverse on the way home tomorrow – hope there’s not many bike thieves reading this!
Going away for 24 hours means I have had to plan ahead with food, bringing my meals with me, despite my boyfriend, who I’m staying with, wanting to feed me. I am sat on the bus trying hard not to eat tomorrow’s rations as I write this.
I am over half way through the challenge now and its going well (apart from the bus blip) but I am really starting to miss fruit and vegetables and regretting not investing in more pulses. Things to keep in mind if I do it again next year.
The end is in sight though and I’m only £10 away from my fundraising target of £150.
If you have some spare cash and want to sponsor me, you can visit my fundraising page here
Food and socialising £0
Breakfast – crumpet and apple
Mid afternoon – chocolate biscuit
Lunch – instant noodles, crisps
Mid after noon – chocolate biscuit
Bus ride snack – crips, chocolate biscuit
Dinner – tomato soup and pitta bread