Glen McNamee
40 Things – October 2012
Posted on Oct 24, 2012 in 40 Things

Since I’ve not updated the 40 Things page since August 2012. I’ve given it a few updates, moving from 10% to 22% complete. That’s not bad going for, ahem, two years. At this rate I’ll have all 40 things to do before I’m 40 completed by the time I’m a 140. Link: http://www.glenmcnamee.com/40-things/


40 things – Charity Update
Posted on Feb 13, 2011 in 40 Things

Just a quick update to 40 things, item Raise 1000 pounds for charity.


Good Omens for my Pride and Prejudice
Posted on Sep 15, 2010 in 40 Things, Books

I recently gave up trying to read Pride and Prejudice, as I found completely uninteresting and rather hard to read. Sadly I’ll have to give a another attempt because it’s part of the BBC top 100 Reads, the reading of which I’ve set as one of my 40 things to do before I’m 40 goals. […]


40 Things – Five Years to Go
Posted on Aug 23, 2010 in 40 Things

Time is passing, it’s now less than five years until I will hit forty years old. So he’s an update on what progress I’ve made over the last year towards 40 things to do before I’m 40. Updated 40 things Have a piece of writing published – (10% Complete) I’m marking this one as 10% […]


The Next Step.
Posted on Jul 29, 2010 in 40 Things

So I’ve been a Gym member for 2 weeks and 2 days now. I’ve signed up a for some Personal Trainer sessions at the Gym as there is an offer on these at the moment. The offer is, If I visit the Gym 20 times in my first 8 weeks, I will get these sessions […]


Taking the next step…
Posted on Jul 14, 2010 in 40 Things, Fitness

The diet has come to a major turning point. I’m still losing about one lbs a week, making it a total of 25lbs lost in eight weeks, but rather continue on losing weight I think I’ve reached a point where I am happy with the weight I am now, and I want to focus on […]


Diet Week 2
Posted on Jun 1, 2010 in 40 Things, Fitness

The second Week of the diet and final week of detox was a lot easier than the first. I think I’d gone through Carb and Caffine withdraw in the first weeks, so the only thing I need to worry about in the second week was sticking to my three meals a day and not being […]


Diet Week 1 Part 2
Posted on May 24, 2010 in 40 Things, Fitness

Day 5 – 156 Pounds Slightly surprised I only lost a 1lb this morning, after last nights Karate training exertions I though it might have been a little more, I did however feel bit more tired today. Another omlete this mornings, although it was supposed to be scrambled, as I’m getting fond of my egg […]


Diet Week 1 Part 1
Posted on May 20, 2010 in 40 Things, Fitness

For a long time I’ve been looking for a diet for a few reasons. I wanted a balanced diet that would tell me what and when to eat, as well has help me lose weight. It also had to be a Vegetarian, so I eventual found Rose Elliot’s Vegetarian Low-Carb Diet at the local library. […]


40 Things Update – More Books.
Posted on Dec 13, 2009 in 40 Things, Books

Another little update on 40 things to do before I’m 40. This update is just about the single reading based goal. Read all of the BBC Top 100 reads – (13% Complete) Finish reading John Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men, and then read Alice in Wonderland and The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe.  I’ve […]


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