This Mum Runs Book Review


Lifestyle

I started reading this book as part of the Runner Beans Book Club but only just finished it due to misplacing it for several months in a very safe place.  You know the kind of safe place I am talking about? The one that you can not find because it’s a so safe it becomes […]

21st May 2018

Hello 2018.


Fitness, Lifestyle

January 11th 2018. Its somehow already the second week in January and rather than getting back out there and jumping on my Marathon schedule, I am still slobbing around indoors eating leftover chocolate from Christmas! I’d put it all down to P.M.S but in reality, I just haven’t had the willpower or the getup and […]

11th January 2018

How To Train Your Dog To Run


Fitness, Lifestyle

Dogs love to get outside and run off energy round the park, so they make great running partners. My Husky loves to run alongside me every morning, and now he is in the routine I’ve never got the option to slack. The problem is that most dogs are not ready to run long distances from […]

6th November 2017

Race Recap: Race For Life Southend 2017


Fitness, Lifestyle

On Sunday I took part in Southend’s annual Race for Life Event at Garrons Park.  This event is always well organised, well marshaled and fun to take part in given the cause. I had been planning all week to aim for a Personal Best at the race seeing as this was the event I set […]

14th May 2017

Adidas’ London Marathon Training Kit Review


Fitness, Lifestyle

In hindsight buying the London Marathon 2017 training kit two months before the race wasn’t the smartest of ideas seeing as I didn’t run but I don’t regret it one bit. Running the London Marathon is a dream that I will not give up on, and having this year’s kit (even if it was a […]

1st May 2017

Putting My Best Foot Forward


Fitness, Lifestyle

Six weeks since making my decision to pull out of the London Marathon following professional advice I am finally starting to introduce running back into my fitness routine with a new goal in mind –  I will run a sub two hour half-marathon in 2017, ideally in my home town, 11 weeks from now. My marathon dreams […]

25th April 2017

I’ve Finally Found My Purpose


Advice, Lifestyle

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 […]

13th February 2017

23 Lessons I Have Learnt


Advice, Lifestyle, Relationships

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 […]

8th February 2017

Tips For Decorating When You Have Fuck All Time Spare


Lifestyle

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 […]

8th January 2017