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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

What Am I Wearing to Britmums Live!?

At Britmums Live! I am in the "Bloggers Studio" on Friday afternoon (5.10pm - it's a 45 minute session) talking about how to take your blog to the next level.  Immediately afterwards myself and my fellow session speakers will be holding a G+ hangout with Melissa from Google+.  I hope to see you there in one capacity or another!  Anyway, this is what I'll be wearing so you can recognise me...


Friday Outfit for Britmums Live!

Changes Boutique Applique Tunic Top from Simply Be
Changes Boutique Stud Trim Leggings (navy) from Simply Be
Brown Knee Length boots from Tesco (I've had these boots for a while - really comfy)
Khaki Jacket (not pictured - found in a charity shop for £1.50 a few weeks ago)


Saturday Outfit for Britmums Live!

My (now famous) white and navy striped jacket 
"Check out my Blog" t-shirt
Anna Field ankle boots
(all from Zalando - not available any more)
Skinny jeans from Asda

Smart but comfy is the order of the weekend.  
What do you think?