From top to bottom:
1) Lots of freelance work lately - mainly copying roundels damaged in storms.
2) Wooden stepstool, a bargain.
3) Tools of the trade.
4) Sick day - defacing Boden catalogues with the kid.
5) More freelancing...
6) Running 10km. Actually 11.
7) Visiting London.
8) Eating way too much dim sum in Chinatown.