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10000 mile girl runs (not quite 10000 miles)

What has possessed me to sign up for my first half marathon? (I am wondering myself!)

So as some people may know, about a year or so ago I was hospitalised due to a severe asthma attack. 499 more words

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Resumption of normal (ish) service

Well after a few months to sort out a family bereavement I am now acting as a carer for a relative. This has meant a move from Liverpool to Knowsley. 279 more words


fangirling & more

Yesterday I watched some of the Boston Marathon – so amazing!  One of my former Ragnar teammates ran and she kicked some booty!  It is just so freakin’ inspiring, I can’t even handle it. 522 more words


I want to run fast again

***I’m typing this while on my migraine meds… you’ve been warned…

Once upon a time, I ran my fastest 10k in 52 mins.  At the time, I didn’t realize these were some quick miles for my short little legs.  517 more words


Well, I THOUGHT I was taking it slow....

Alas, despite my best efforts to completely ease into walking and running, my “almost-40-year-old-knees” decided differently.

Yes, friends. I’ve been hit with patellar tendonitis, otherwise known as “jumpers knee”, otherwise known as “runners knee”, otherwise known as “#^@&$^#&@###$@#”. 274 more words

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yo yo, etc

Good news. I got a killer haircut and color today. Also, I’m back to my normal level of crazy vs. bedridden crazy. The darkness ran its course and is in the background until next time. 322 more words

Health Or Lack Of

It is done #DeloitteChallenge

I’m kakking myself…but it’s done. Officially signed up for my first ever half marathon.

If you want to join me, click here.