Connor Allen's Blog – July 2016 Archive (5)

Feel Good Friday

History



its what makes so much conversation. It makes up a great deal of our past too. The historical events that have occurred through our lifetime. For me many people may ask can you remember 9/11? or where were you when Andy Murray won Wimbledon or Usain Bolt thrashed the 100m world record?

Wales reaching the semi final of Euro 2016, princess Diana's death along with many more celebrity deaths, the result of brexit etc the list is endless. But all the above and so much more… Continue

Added by Connor Allen on July 29, 2016 at 9:58 — No Comments

Feel Good Friday

Summers here!!

That's all I've heard all week. Like the official UK summertime has begun and I guess with children breaking up from school and temperatures reaching scorching levels we could say summer is finally here.

The time for trips to the beach, BBQs, sunbathing and swimming are all upon us.

This weeks quote is short and simple







Dreaming, after all, is a form of planning. –Gloria Steinem







Each week I harp on about each and every… Continue

Added by Connor Allen on July 22, 2016 at 14:10 — No Comments

Feel Good Friday

Have I time traveled?



Is the question I asked myself the other morning. Pokemon has made a return and is as popular as the first time I put a red cartridge in my gameboy colour. Fashion seems to be taking a step back in time with retro and vintage looks all now the 'what's in' and even Blink 182 have made a comeback.

I thought I was a child reliving my first teenage years. One thing I do remember about those years was how much fun and laughter we used to have. Playing on our… Continue

Added by Connor Allen on July 15, 2016 at 11:15 — No Comments

Feel Good Friday

Do you ever think the people who are writing history with their actions or achieving greatness know that what they are doing will be remembered?

I have wondered this for many years. Do the great people we all look up too know that they are going to be remembered in the history books or in the minds of millions?

Or are they doing it simply out of passion, talent, purpose, belief etc



That being said this weeks Feel Good is from Jamie… Continue

Added by Connor Allen on July 8, 2016 at 10:44 — No Comments

Feel Good Friday

My my my...

How a lot can happen in one week.



The biggest news was the UK voting to leave the EU. But for me my attention turned to the rise in racial hate crimes in just one week as a result.



I just feel myself screaming 'Are you f***ing kidding me'!!



As a result I've chosen this quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson







'The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be'









Now before I tackle… Continue

Added by Connor Allen on July 1, 2016 at 9:47 — No Comments

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