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Please Read This.

Friday, September 25, 2015      6 comments

Tonight I am home alone with my 9 month old baby. Her dad, my husband, is in hospital. Last week, after pressure from me, he signed up with a trainer. He is a friend’s husband, well known, very well respected and last Tuesday J had his firs... Read more

Week 3 BNN

Sunday, June 21, 2015      2 comments

Week three of BNN, This was week three of Buy Nothing New Year and we’re making the most of it. Saturday we went to an animal park and today we went to the local theme/adventure/waterpark. After we got a discount by booking tickets online fi... Read more

W2 BNN and 1st post-baby 10km

Sunday, June 14, 2015      1 comments

Today was my first 10km race since falling pregnant. I will admit to doing nowhere near enough training, and would probably have been fitter even just a... Read more

Feeling the effects- a good start to the week

Monday, June 08, 2015      3 comments

Today I went for a walk when I got up. Despite the temperature, despite being up all night with my baby, I wanted to get up and do a walk, and I felt great. I'm feeling so much less bloated and so much more positive within myself. Why do I ever ... Read more

Week one

Friday, June 05, 2015      1 comments

Week one of BNN So this week has been full of ups and downs. I have been down, my weight is still up. 😞. After getting back from an amazing weekend in Chiang Mai, my darling baby has transformed into a temper-tantruming monster these last fe... Read more

This year's about to get really interesting.

Friday, May 22, 2015      5 comments

So far in 2015 I have had my first baby, published my first novel, my husband has taken a promotion and we are about to move flats. Apparently that is not enough for me! This new flat will be a downsize, which we are doing for both logistical... Read more

Even a run didn't help today :(

Sunday, May 03, 2015      1 comments

Alas, I'm in a slump and even a run on the treadmill didn't help tonight. On the plus side I can't remember when I last had a bout of feeling down, certainly not since my baby arrived. We had a picnic planned with some of my husbands colleagues... Read more

Little things

Thursday, April 30, 2015      0 comments

Last week I was increasingly upset by the actions of rude strangers. I found all my thoughts focussed on them and it made me view every person as a potentially negative encounter. So, in order to balance this I have started jotting down the kind... Read more

My book is out! Thank you spark friends.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015      4 comments

I am so proud. It has been such a battle, with moving country, gaining the weight, loosing the weight, getting pregnant, gaining a lot more weight! having a beautiful baby girl, (caring a little bit less about weight) But it is done and it is... Read more

Ups and downs

Monday, April 13, 2015      3 comments

So it's been a while! Life is rather different with a baby! Am back in the habit of running 4 times a week, and my fitness has improved so much but I sense it's going to take w... Read more

I'm a mummy!

Saturday, January 10, 2015      5 comments

Last week, over a week over due, my beautiful, beautiful little girl arrived. She is super strong - she could life her head as soon as she came out, to the amazement of the midwives, and has been rolling from her front to her back since she was ... Read more

Grrh! Why do I let the cycle start?

Friday, November 14, 2014      1 comments

Three days of bad eating and I can feel it everywhere. I have the excuses ready before i've even reached for the chocolate - this is the last one, I just need to get it out the house, i need the quick energy burst. It's rubbish! Do i feel energi... Read more

I love my bump

Thursday, November 06, 2014      1 comments

I was so panicked before i got pregnant that I'd hate the weight gain, and to honest there has been a fair bit of that too, but for the majority of the time, I love my bump! I can't even imagine how much I'm going to love what's inside!... Read more

Im sorry, is this body yours or mine?

Monday, September 29, 2014      1 comments

So I have now hit the sixth months mark in my first pregnancy. After an extremely sickly start, in which kettle chips and spaghetti hoops were the only things to satiate the nausea, I am now back on track, swimming five times a week and cooking ... Read more

Climbing back up.

Monday, September 15, 2014      6 comments

Last week I could feel myself sliding, this weekend I crashed. And only the week before we were saying how the pregnancy seemed to have helped leveled me out a bit, I should have known that would tempt fate. It was a culmination of things and no... Read more

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