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Ultra Birthday

30 miles. 30th birthday. January 30. The perfect set up for reaching a new decade and attempting a first ultra marathon. Four months of minimalist-inspired training and after quick hugs from Cristina (mega-talented sister), Rachel (a close friend since college), Jackie whom I know through Rachel, and Jen (wife extraordinaire), off I ran from Franklin Steele Park in Minneapolis. 1,347 more words


Check It-Goodbye 2015!

Alright..so a month in so far into 30 for 30 and it’s coming to the end of 2015. Shit is getting real. Like really real.  Making some progress but still got a long way to go. 684 more words

Verulamium - Roman times in St Albans

A day trip out with my best friend and her 10-year-old son was perfect for visiting St Albans in Hertfordshire, a beautiful small city with lots of Roman history. 547 more words


Pumpkin, Autumn, Christmas, Meteor showers and 30for30

First off, it’s Autumn (sort of as it doesn’t technically start until the 23rd of Sept, but whatever) and I got to kick my morning off with pumpkin munchkins from Dunkin’ Donuts!   816 more words

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Chester Unlocked

Before visiting, the only things I associated with Chester were the Romans and Hollyoaks, shameful I know, but Wow what a city….

I was lucky enough to be staying with family who live about half an hour outside of Chester and they were more than happy to show me around. 954 more words


Baby steps

It’s been… weirdly calm. *freezes and waits for the sky to crash down*

But really after recent fuckery I thankfully have had a period of calm, especially this weekend which was full of slacking and wonderful predictability. 356 more words


The promised reveal!

All right so I hinted at the terrible that life’s recently decided to throw at me, but I’m officially free and clear to speak openly about it.   929 more words

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