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It wasn’t the hijacker’s fault
or the meal of crackers
and warm water
or the cramped seat
and fear of DVT that made her
feel so… 40 more words



Hello readers and fellow harassed parents, if some of you are in fact still out there.

Firstly massive apologies for the long radio silence. All work and NO play has recently turned Neat Freak Mum into a shadow of her former self. 607 more words

Day 58 - epic fail!

So today was my first day monitoring my food based on the principles of slimming world. So what have I learnt, mostly that the majority of food I ate for breakfast and for lunch is classed as ‘syn’ food. 168 more words

My first DNF. It had to happen sometime.

Rather alarmingly, I felt completely empty and lacked any energy after just 2 miles. I’m 10 weeks out from the London Marathon and I couldn’t complete a 10k. 343 more words


It’s 2am in Cape Town. My very last night or rather morning. As my life is boxed up in various locations, finding it’s way back home (Zimbabwe) I lie on my inflatable mat and remember I have a blog. 350 more words