Watching Running Races

The title of this post is misleading. I’m not a big fan of watching sporting events in general – I’d much rather be participating than watching – but when you’re husband is one of those slightly crazy people who likes to push himself to his limits, you don’t really get given an …

Trail Running and Swimming

Wow, I am slack. So My knee is better – hip hip hooray! I’m running again and I’ve also started swimming at least once a week too. I’m still trying to build up the muscles in my legs since I had such a long break from running but the trail …

The knee saga continues

So it has been weeks since I’ve been for a run and I’ve been slowly going crazy. I would have ridden my bike but it has been has been raining almost non-stop for the past month. I’ve started swimming again so that I am still active and by and large …

Taking a break

My knees were feeling a lot better after having a week off so yesterday I thought I’d go for a short run to test them out. It was clearly a bad idea because today they are killing me. So running is off the table for at least another week, possibly …

Routine again

The kids are back at school (hooray!….oh, I oops, I’m sure you know I mean I am oh so sad). Anyway, I am now finding we are back in our regular routine again and I am able to run or go for a walk without having to beg or plead …

Born to Run

I am quite an avid reader and make my way through a number of books each year. If you follow me on twitter you will probably have come across some of my book reviews on Goodreads. I use it to keep track of what books I’ve read and what ones I …