On the road…
The initial task on my original list was to merely ‘Drive a car’, and I was hoping to achieve this fairly easily by driving up and down the beach in my Mum’s car. This never happened, hence my having to carry the task over, as per item #2 of my Kettle List: Complete the 40 x 40 list!
This is the reason behind Item #3 of the Kettle List. As you know I have this whole EBI (Even Better If) policy, so if I was going to carry the task over I had to up my game, therefore the task has now been upgraded to ‘Pass my Driving Test’.
My lesson actually went quite well. I did have lessons over 20 years ago, and as someone who has been a passenger for 40 + years I actually no more about road use and the Highway Code than I realised, particularly regarding rules and rights of way. My teacher Dale was very reassuring and did not laugh in my face when I suggested I would like to pass my test by September, in fact he considered it totally possible.
I have since investigated booking the theory test, which I must pass prior to booking my actual test, and even attempted an online version – which I passed. I am looking to take it in March, after a little more revision and a bit more driving experience to check this is something I actually can do.
A clip from last weeks Vlog where I chat about my driving journey.
I will keep you posted, and let you know when I get dates for my tests. and you can cheer with me if I pass, and console me if I fail!
With regard the 40 x 40:
So my challenge was to drive a car – which I did – and will hopefully continue to do so and pass my test. So this challenge is…