Nothing quite like rocking up for a Half Marathon having not run more than 8 miles in the last five months, 10 miles in the last year AAAAAND having had over a month off due to illness.. Underprepared is one way to describe it! However, this was the first Hampton Court Palace HM and the medal… Continue reading Keeping my eye on the prize
Yep, you read that right.. Today I had a day off.. I bought my Mum a spa day for 2 for her birthday and she kindly chose to share it with me 😊The Husband took the day off to cover small people duties and I set off for a day of relaxation with Mum at… Continue reading Mummy’s Day Off
Inspired by a friend who ditched chocolate for Lent and has already lost lots of inches, I've decided to give it a go. Anyone who knows me knows I LUUURVE chocolate.. My favourite is plain old Galaxy but to be honest I would rarely reject any variety. Yesterday I scoffed the remaining Jaffa Cakes, plus a rogue… Continue reading My Chocolate Free Challenge
“Errrm, I’m not sure I want Mum on Facebook” I whispered to my younger brother on Mothers Day. Mum had been having a few IT issues and as a die-hard iPhone user I’d kindly nominated my bro to sort them out. As a die-hard Android fan he was less than impressed with Mum’s choice of… Continue reading “I want to join Facebook”
Whoop!! A full week back training! As of Saturday before last I still felt ropey so I was unsure. However, deciding to dose up with paracetamol and give it a go, I figured I couldn't end up feel any worse than I already was. Never had a I anticipated waking up and actually feeling better (though admittedly… Continue reading Back on it
My Twitter followers will have seen that I ran on Sunday... Yep, after weeks of feeling, frankly, like poo... I ran.. I was at a point in my cold where I honestly felt a little run would probably be the right thing to see the remainder of the lurgy off.... Errr, no! Two miles! That was… Continue reading Exhausted – and getting nowhere fast!