Monthly Archives: September 2016

The Gang of Four

…no, not that one! First here were two, then three, then six – now four remain. I refer to our crew of 10yo fitness enthusiasts, started by identical twins Stevie and Josh, to which were added their close friend Alvin: … Continue reading

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Let’s All Get Along

Team players having fun – but all white (at least in the picture). My two most recent posts – ‘Good Relations’ and ‘The Fat Lady Sings’ have discussed attempts by our kids to integrate African American friends into their ‘circle’ and their … Continue reading

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The Fat Lady Sings

Today’s Gallery Theme: ‘Wet or Sweat?’ A slight apology is due, I suspect, to the lady featured in the previous post. Especially as it was titled ‘Good Relations’! But the lady I question was, indeed, very large. No. It’s about … Continue reading

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Good Relations

That’s a neat picture which says ‘Check Out My Muscle!’ – Today’s Gallery Theme Today’s narrative is about something entirely different. Quite a funny story, really. I mentioned a month or so ago that the boys had palled up with … Continue reading

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“Only Sporty Girls Need Apply”

Now who are they trying to attract, I wonder? A rare spat between my son Leo and his best friend Chris yesterday after school. They both came back to train with the ladies on some fire stuff – breaking lumber … Continue reading

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Keeping Us Busy

Just like these guys, we enjoy ‘fun’ acrobatics as well as the serious stuff we need for our occasional performances. And, having Ethan and Jack back with us after over two years, we have a lot of catching up to … Continue reading

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Sorry, Been a Bit Busy!

Sorry for the pause in posts. As you should be aware, we had Ethan and Jack come back to join us on Sunday after more than two years away performing on the streets, and later in a circus, in Australia … Continue reading

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On Hand and On the Bar

Today’s Gallery Theme: Handstands Leo and Jaymee have been looking to extend their ‘repertoire’ of balance and fakir work, and our friend Ron down at the gym suggested that they have a go at trapeze work, including handstands thereon as … Continue reading

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Shaping Up!

As they say! Time spent in the gym is always time well spent, whatever you are shaping up for! The last couple of posts tell what we’re shaping up for but, in truth, we spend a lot of time keeping … Continue reading

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Hot, and its Going to Get Hotter!

In common with southern Europe, we’re having an early autumn heatwave. Even Wales (UK) is warm, by their standards. But that isn’t quite what I mean! Our wayward friends Ethan and Jack are finally on their way home, having just … Continue reading

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