You'll always get what you've always got.... Easy to say but making changes is often not the easiest thing to actually do. Recently (there's a blog coming up about running will also relate to this!) I've been trying to reflect on what is really behind my seemingly unstoppable ability to self sabotage all and any… Continue reading If you always do what you’ve always done….
As you may already know, October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and this year sees the 25th anniversary of the pink ribbon - something that has become a powerful symbol all over the world. I would like to support this year by putting together, with your help, some sponsored Chemo Care pouches & delivering them… Continue reading Can you sponsor a chemo care pouch?
Forget the birthing horror stories… here are some of the realities of having children that not one single person tells you before you make ‘that’ life choice! The ‘Stroppy Sevens ‘ are an actual thing and they are WAAAAAAY harder to deal with than the terrible twos or threenagers! We are currently living the ‘Stroppy… Continue reading What nobody tells you about having children……
Phew... so, week two of 2017 and week two of Phase Two. Currently I am on day 3 of abstinence from any form of refined sugar. In case you're wondering, yes, I have a headache! I am also in the grip of premature Maranoia. I have heard of this state but never experienced it - clearly 1/2… Continue reading Phase Two – a work in progress
The Team Somehow I found myself in the peculiar position of 'Team Captain' of a ladies 8 team. It kind of happened by accident. When Endure fever hit the running club, teams were being formed left, right and centre. Being of, at best, average ability I wasn't exactly sought after - bringing back memories of… Continue reading Endure24 The Second Year Part 3
So for my final instalment of five days with three positives per day, we finish with Flo's 1st birthday. Generally mornings are her best time of day. It was lovely that it was the same for her birthday. Given that day 5 fell on her special day, I'm giving all three positives to her. 1)… Continue reading More Positivity.. Part 3
Continuing on from yesterday's post, days 3 and 4 of highlighting three positives went something like this: Day 3 1) The rare chance to enjoy breakfast and a coffee in complete solitude. I don't generally enjoy getting up early but having done so to marshal the Wyvern10km with the running club I took advantage of… Continue reading Accentuate the positive… Part 2
Last week I got nominated for one of those Facebook things.. I don’t generally bother with these things but this one is a bit different. Instead of having to be pseudo saucy by posting ‘I like it in’ followed by the location I keep my handbag, or any of those similar things, this was a… Continue reading Accentuate the positive.. Part 1