Category Archives: Running

After the dust settled

Well, 2 and a half weeks ago I was sat on a street off Trafalgar Square, pint in hand, celebrating the fact (in somewhat of a daze) that I’d just run the London Marathon. I’ve not written about it sooner … Continue reading

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It’s carb time…

Well, it’s the night before we leave for London. After another crazy week at work and fluctuating stress levels it was finally 3pm today, I’d done what I could, ditched the rest on Jeremy, and was away on my first … Continue reading

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Terrorism at the marathon?

Just turned my laptop on to write a half giddy half nerve ridden blog about it being 6 days off the race, but first went for a sneaky peek on facebook. Cannot believe what I’m seeing, apparently 2 people dead … Continue reading

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Easier to spot me in this?

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2 weeks til Moet time – Erm, found the post?! DOH!

So two weeks have passed. I’ve hit the peak and started the taper, had a blow-out and a wind-down, and come back full circle – its Monday night and I’m watching E4 in my dressing gown. The great snow of … Continue reading

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Bloody internet explorer

Just written an 850 word blog post, only to lose it when trying to upload a photo of me doing the A-bot. So the best I can cope with now is a bullet point summary of the last 2 weeks. … Continue reading

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Snow drifts, sleep and dark n stormys

Well, this time in 4 weeks I’ll be sat exactly where I am now, sofa, pjs, only I’ll have a glass of Moet in my hand (its already chilling) and it will all be over. Not that I’m wishing time … Continue reading

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Broken

I am absolutely wiped out! As well as a hectic week at work, the unpleasant journey to Darlington for Patsy’s funeral, a leaving do, a birthday party and a day out watching the Script in Manchester, I ran 20 miles … Continue reading

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The cats out of the bag…

It’s my favourite day. Lazy Sunday with no commitments, and as such when this is the case I’ve managed to convince Chris that we should have a roast. That he should cook. And shop for the ingredients for. On top … Continue reading

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A thoroughly unpleasant six miles…

It’s been a sad few days. I’d gone out for my usual jog after work on Thursday night and when I got back I’d got a text off Clara saying that her mum had died that morning. She’d gone peacefully … Continue reading

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