Her experience as a lifeguard at Ystradgynlais Leisure Centre exposed her to the difficulties that swimmers face when keeping count
of laps and a focus on their time.
Last week there was a general birdwatch mentioned on the television, keeping count
of birds and numbers in one hour of watching.
For those keeping count
, that's six of California's statewide officeholders who have either supported or proposed subverting, overriding or dispensing with California's constitution - the same constitution they have vowed to uphold.
Our player ratings have long been the talk of SPL dressingrooms up and down the country and this season we'll be keeping count
of our ratings to find a Mr Consistentcy for each team.
But when you start keeping count
, you know you're not really enjoying it.