Life is like a box of chocolates…

Or so said Forrest in the apparently amazing film (which I’ve never actually seen!).. This week has been a pretty good mix of hazelnut swirls and Turkish delights and probably equally as many coffee creams! Let’s count them.. Hazelnut Swirls and Turkish Delights The Husband home early two evenings out of 4 meaning I had… Continue reading Life is like a box of chocolates…


A Bit Like Switzerland

... I'm talking about my new trainers. Nice and neutral.. Sadly not made of chocolate though. This year has been plagued by running ambivalence and injury. After a disastrous half marathon at Hampton Court Palace in the early part of the year I decided not to enter any more races and just focus on the… Continue reading A Bit Like Switzerland


Where’s the Escape Key?

   This was a question I found myself asking recently, whilst hiding out in the en-suite. I took to Facebook for a short rant. Apparently it’s socially unacceptable to fully vent your fury and frustration at a two year old who is, quite simply, one screamed refusal to get dressed away from tipping you right.… Continue reading Where’s the Escape Key?