Days of Gratitude – Monday 13th August 2012


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Grateful for one last look at the Olympic Stadium (this time set up for the closing ceremony).  Ok, not technically on the 13th but we flew on a plane most of the day (13 hours) and ‘lost’ 7 hours which out of 24 hours doesn’t leave a lot of time … and it was the 13th in Singapore and Australia …

20120813 olympic closing ceremony

Days of Gratitude – Thursday 2nd August 2012


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Grateful for a wonderful and unforgettable time at the London 2012 Olympics with Simon and my parents. Just can’t believe it is already over.

20120802 London Olympics the four of us

 

Days of Gratitude – Wednesday 1st August 2012


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Grateful for the Hyde Park Olympic live site – great to be able to watch three different Olympic events simultaneously on the big screen (Lleyton Hewitt against Djokovic on one of them – good effort Lleyton, Bradley Wiggins winning Team GB’s second gold medal of the games in the time trial and Judo).

20120801 Hyde Park

Days of Gratitude – Tuesday 31st July 2012


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I was pretty thrilled to have this delicious little morsel  …

20120731 strawberry tart

But Gratitude for the day goes to being at Lord’s Cricket Ground for the Olympic archery.  The stands were even ON the hallowed turf.

20120731 archery at Lords

Days of Gratitude – Monday 30th July 2012


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Grateful we were able to see the dramatic finals of the Women’s Epee at the Olympics.

20120730 Women's Epee

Days of Gratitude – Sunday 29th July 2012


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What a wonderful day.  So much to be grateful for.  Definitely grateful that we were able to buy tickets (over a year ago) for the Olympic games and tha,t despite the authorised ticket agent being almost completely useless (people lining up for 6 hours and not getting the right tickets), our ticket pick up was executed perfectly by Dad yesterday allowing us to get to the Men’s basketball for the start at 9am.

20120729 on the way to Olympic men's basketball