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Couch to 5k week 6

The start of this week felt a bit like I was going backwards again as walking was reintroduced for runs 1 and 2. It felt easy in comparison to the 20 minutes straight running that I did twice last week. The respite of walking was greatly appreciated though! Run 1 is broken down into 5 […]

Did we complete our summer bucket list 2020?

So today, we are back at school for the first time since 20th March. How did we get on with our summer bucket list to make this summer awesome and stick two fingers up at Covid?! Visit a castle: we only completed this at the weekend with a trip to Hever Castle. Have a pamper […]

August 2020 month in review

The return to school is imminent as September arrives. Here is what we got up to in August, a pretty standard summer holiday for us! Family: Chris and I celebrated our second wedding anniversary and we took a little staycation with the kids, visiting Audley End House and Gardens, Bury St Edmunds and Roarr! Dinosaur […]

Couch to 5k week 5

Why not catch up on the start of my Couch to 5k journey: week one, two, three, four. The quantity of running on week 5 goes up significantly compared to week 4 so I decided before the first run that I would do each run twice, taking a fortnight to complete this stage of the […]

Life in lockdown: our wedding anniversary staycation

Two years since we said ‘I do’ and the world seems like a completely different place! The hottest August days for decades and we finally braved the pandemic and left the house to visit tourist attractions and stay overnight in a hotel. Our first stop was Audley End House and Gardens. We have been English […]