Skip to main content


Showing posts from 2018


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

How to Choose the Best Video Format for a Device or Platform

WIN A 12-month Xbox Game Pass

You Don't Bring Me Flowers...

The Queen’s fashion secrets

How should you approach chatting with your daughter regarding her period?

Achieving My Running Goals in 2018

Choosing A Diary For Next Year

How social media is mixing up our eating and drinking habits

Soundtrack To My Life : Songs You Should Never Play At A Funeral

There Are Two Types Of Photos I Always Take On Holiday...

Who Is She?

Winter Boots From Hotter Shoes

... And I Would Run 500 Miles

Learning About Diamonds With Peter Jackson