I Did it!

  Well, here we are at last. Finally I have achieved my latest giant goal and created a new Personal Best for a Marathon! My 2nd Brighton marathon resulted in me finishing in 5hrs 23 minutes, knocking a massive 19 minutes off of my previous time. To say I am thrilled is an understatement. Who…

So far so good!

Firstly a massive apology for going AWOL on you. I’ve been so busy living life, I have barely had time to catch my breath, never mind write about it! At last my day’s off and work pattern seem to follow some semblance of order which has made fitting it all in a bit easier. Although…

January Blues or Positively Pink!?

Often this time or year can feel like such a trudge. The fairy lights and brightness of December becomes a distant memory and the stark bareness of January can just feel like such a let down. Money is often tighter than pair of skinny jeans. Oh and as for your waistline and even your health…

No going back now!

Well I’ve only gone and done it, fulfilled a life long dream and have managed to sign up for the Brighton marathon on the 9th of April 2017. I am sooo excited about it, or to be more precise, a  strange a mixture of excited, proud and slightly nervous. I’ve been really pushing it lately…

Sun, Sea and Santorini Sunsets.

Well I am back after my amazing holiday in Santorini. To be honest I have actually been back for a week but my body decided it wanted two weeks off so I have actually felt like I am having some sort of weird out of body experience and I have still been there in spirit…

An attitude of gratitude

When I was out with Julie the other day I was reminded of something. I love living in Coulsdon being able to run amongst the greenery and breathe the mostly unpolluted air. The only issue I always seemed to have is that I live in social housing and my travels always took me past the…