Personal Writing

  • 72 Hours of Running for What?

    After 4,320 minutes (or 72 hours) of training over the last 12 weeks, clocking up almost 700 km of runs...Read More

  • Training for a Half Marathon in Luang Prabang

    Running is becoming more and more popular, especially with women. Although I'm a late bloomer when it comes...Read More

  • Blimey! I’ve been Busy…

    I'm one of those high energy A-types who thrive on being busy. I can't cope with boredom. I like to have lots going ...Read More

  • 18 Years After an Unplanned Pregnancy

    When the little blue line appeared on the home pregnancy test kit I cried. It seemed as if my carefree life was over and that, belatedly, at the age of 29 I would finally be wrenched into adulthood. I was right. ...Read More

  • Moving House

    Not so long ago I was pondering the benefits of travelling light through life and now I'm being forced to lighten my load. After ten years of renting we have bought our first home...Read More

  • Someone Who Changed My Life

    When I was 18 I left school and home to begin my independent adult life and world travels. It didn't start off well. My first job was nanny for a family in France. Let's just say that they were horrid. My second...Read More


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