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Things To Do Before I Turn 50

  (also known as my "TA-DA" list as opposed to a "to do" list) It was my 49th birthday a few days ago and this got me thinking. Any birthday that ends with a zero always feels a bit like milestone or a landmark and, when I hit the big "five-o" in 2022, I don't want huge parties or celebrations but I would like to have ticked a few things off my low-effort bucket list.   I see these things as a way to improve my mental and physical health, plus a few slightly off-the-wall experiences that would make for great memories.  Start running again and include the following: Lead a C25K group again  Participate in parkrun EVERY week where possible  < ongoing (now parkrun Run Director too) Visit local landmarks whilst running  Train for a long race - building up from 5k > 10k > 10 miles > half marathon, with a couple of longer trail races mixed in  Lose a lot bit of weight Post more on Instagram or give the blog a bit of a reboot < ongoing Look at

Wikio Parent Blog Rankings - July Preview

And here we are again.  Another month goes by and another shift in the rankings of the Wikio Parent Blog Rankings.  So, for your delectation, here is the sneak preview of the rankings for the month of July 2011.  You can find all previous previews (try saying that without your teeth in!) by clicking on the "wikio" label on this blog post.

1Sticky Fingers
2ParentDish - UK
3Madhouse Family Reviews !
4Redtedart's Blog
5Thinly Spread
6Kate Takes 5
7Baby Budgeting
8Mummy from the Heart.......
10journey of the mocha bean(s) and mummy
12Who's the Mummy?
13Cafe Bebe
14Sleep is for the Weak
15The Five Fs blog
16All About The Boys
17Are we nearly there yet mummy?
18All Baby Advice
Ranking made by Wikio