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My First 10k: Salomon Citytrail Richmond Review

Salomon Cityrail Richmond 10k

Sunday 20th March 2016, 8:00am

Preparation for the race

When I signed up for the race, my mindset was positive. I trained for it only by going for one jog, the week before but I also jog upstairs daily for a minute at London Marylebone station which gets my heart rate pumping. 706 more words

Shewritesshefights

New Seasonal PB at the Richmond 10k

Less than a week after braving insane amounts of mud and hurricane inspired weather at the Beaconsfield 5 Race, I decided that it was time to tackle another – a slightly different -challenge at this year’s Salomon Richmond 10k Race. 1,124 more words

Races & Events

An Interview with PRO Pin-Up Amber von Tassel

I’m thrilled to present another interview-blog.  This week I am featuring a local pin-up star, and fellow redhead.  When she is not posing for the camera and sharing her social media life with her fans (and plenty of them there are might I add!) she is honing her very talented skills at hairdressing, specialising in, you guessed it Vintage pin-up tresses. 1,347 more words

Pin-Up Photography

Friday Treat loaded with dissapointment

Brilliant news guys, its Friday! And because its Friday I thought I would treat my self to a little delight. I hopped along to Patisserie Valerie and delved right in. 34 more words

Friday Treat loaded with dissapointment

Brilliant news guys, its Friday!

And because its Friday I thought I would treat my self to a little delight. I hopped along to Patisserie Valerie  223 more words

Food

The end of a lie

So there I was in Patisserie Valerie, sinking my teeth into a wickedly creamy Tarte Aux Framboises and reminiscing about old times with the companion of my youth, John Florio. 545 more words

Writing

Done into English

I first stumbled across John Florio when I was 19 or so. He was flamboyant, frothy and, of course florid. He introduced me to the inventor of blogging, Michel de Montaigne, and I was totally captivated by them both. 832 more words

Writing