A good few years ago I was on a management training course and was asked the question If you was an animal what would it be? I should have been thinking of the leadership skills I displayed at work, but instead I was of course thinking about my body shape which was probably at its…

In 2012 I ran the 26.2 miles of the London Marathon unknowingly carrying a very precious package along with me, and no it wasn’t an energy gel or some anti chaffing cream. Turns out I was pregnant, 6 or 7 weeks in fact. It came as an almighty shock and in many ways I was…

There used to be a time where I would happily spend every weekend running races and writing reviews about them, but unfortunately I am really struggling with childcare at the weekends so my racing normally means 6-8 large scale events per year, which is a massive shame because I love doing some of the smaller…

I was going to call this post “How NOT to run a 10K” but on reflection the running bit was reasonably easy…well for me at least. I mean I must have run thirty or forty of them over the years. In November last year I published my first ebook 10K a simple 10 week training…

An idea stolen from some other members of the FMRMC, and a lazy way of getting a blog post out today – I present…a little bit more info about me….Enjoy!!! A. Attached orSingle?Attached to my Fiancé Fabian, for coming on 4 years now…handsome isn’t he? B. Best Friend? “The Lads” Nat & Tash – This…

My alarm went off with a start at 5.45, and it was only a matter of seconds before I remembered why I was up so early. I turned to find my bed empty as my other half had decided to sleep on the couch as not to wake or disturb me during the night. I’d…

So the plan was to go to my uncles birthday party, show my face, have a soft drink or two and catch up with my family. Well two out of three ain’t bad. The “but I’m running a half marathon on Sunday” line was falling on deaf ears and the Bacardi and cokes kept flowing…my…

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