Thorpe Park Half Marathon & Training Update

After skipping training and avoiding anything more than 10k (6 miles) since my last half marathon I was starting to get into the “running rut”. I knew if I didn’t train I wouldn’t be able to run London in 50 days without causing some sort of lasting damage to my body, but I just couldn’t…

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I’ve Finally Found My Purpose

When I was younger everyone used to ask me “Emily, what do you want to be when you grow up?” and of course (like everyone at that age) every time I gave a different answer because I never really knew what I wanted do for a living. Since becoming and adult (I use that term…

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23 Lessons I Have Learnt

I haven’t written or had the urge to write anything on my blog for quite some time. I have been going through a rough patch recently so I took a step back to re-evaluate everything. I still have some more work to do, however after taking some much needed time off and celebrating my 23rd…

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#20SomethingRuns: Marathon Update #6

I have Glandular Fever. Wednesday after work I headed to my GP as I was suffering from another episode of Tonsillitis (shocker) and walked out with instructions to rest as much as possible because my blood test results made it clear that I was suffering from more than just Tonsillitis, I had developed Glandular Fever….

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Camera Gadgets Actually Worth Purchasing!

Imagine me as a Magpie and the Camera Shop as a Jewellers. I never walk out empty-handed. However, most of the things I have bought spontaneously haven’t been worth it and I only end up using 10% of them. With a ring light currently on my Amazon wish list I decided to declutter my camera collection…

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Tips For Decorating When You Have Fuck All Time Spare

I love DIY and decorating but seem to never actually have time to get down and dirty with all of my other commitments. When I finished decorating my house in Summer after having 3 days off, I moved my attention onto Lloyd and Emily’s flat like an addict needing to find their next fix (Lloyd doesn’t…

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20SomethingRuns: Marathon Training Update #5

Last weeks Marathon training update wasn’t forgotten – it just didn’t happen. This wasn’t because of Christmas (okay, I took one day off to play with presents from Santa) – it was because I unfortunately came down with some sort of stomach bug/food poisoning which left me attached to my bed and the bathroom. I will not divulge any…

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My Back To Work Skincare Treats

Originally when I planned this blog post, it was going to be all about what makeup I was slapping on my face in the New Year heading back to work. However, in light of my new years resolution to cut make-up out of my life and love what mother nature gave me, there is no…

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3 Resolutions To Help Me Achieve My Goals In 2017

Two Thousand and Seventeen is here, and we all know that means everyone is about to clog up the gym trying to kick their bad habits – and fair play to them! I am always setting myself goals to achieve throughout the year, however I too jump on the badwagon and set New Year resolutions….

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#20somethingruns: 110.5 miles 2016 recap

Running has become a huge part of my life over the past year, and I can finally hold my hands up and say I’ve found something special in this hobby. I’ve decided for today’s post to just post a photo diary recap of what I have achieved this year. Taking the perfect post race selfie…

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