New year new me….again!

I’ve not blogged in a while & that’s pretty much because I’ve not done too much. So I’m using the start of the year to try to change things. If you’re anything like me I always start out the year with good intentions of loosing weight & getting fitter & it’s always a rollercoaster of a ride through the 12months, some months being super good … Continue reading New year new me….again!


Tomorrow is D-Day. Finally Manchester Marathon day has arrived. The day that we have stupidly agreed to run 26.2miles in raising money for Guide Dogs.  So to enable us to hopefully complete the marathon without ‘hitting the wall’ too early we have been following a carb loading plan since Thursday.  The whole concept of carb loading is that in general your body can only store … Continue reading #EatPastaRunFaster

Manchester Cancer Research UK Winter Run

The first run of 2016 will be the Manchester Winter 10k on 28th February 2016, and one I am most looking forward to!!  For no more of a reason than… the hugs with polar bears!! The winter run series are taking place in different locations throughout the Country, but the big bonus of the Manchester Event is just how flat the course is.  With it … Continue reading Manchester Cancer Research UK Winter Run

2016 for Guide Dogs

Following on from the previous post about #30things for my 30th I decided as I am going to be doing so much fun stuff, and being spoilt rotten for the entire year, I wanted to give something back as a kind of thank you. (I’m sure Jacqui would rather I gave something back to her, but as she will be doing most of the fun … Continue reading 2016 for Guide Dogs