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Jungle legs

I’m a lone runner, you won’t see me running in a pack*

Running groups are huge at the moment. In addition to the traditional running clubs and Parkrun, more and more casual groups are popping up all over the place – every park, every suburb, every time of day, women only, moms only, all inclusive, run…

Wednesday, 10 January 2018

Running away the Christmas blues in California

I disappeared to California for Christmas. I don’t love Christmas and sunshine usually makes it a little bit more bearable. Every time I say that I don’t like Christmas I feel really stupid because what kind of a person am I that I don’t…

Monday, 1 January 2018
running running 101

Winter running: adjust your expectations

Once a week when I have my part-time day off from work, I take my kids to school and go for a run straight afterwards. When seeing me in my usual running gear, more and more people are surprised at the school gates and…

Monday, 4 December 2017

How to take your own running photos

Blogging is serious business these days and a lot of bloggers go the route of getting professional photoshoots a few times a year. That gives them nice high quality images for their blog and social media but not all bloggers can afford professional photography…

Sunday, 26 November 2017
Gifts for runners
running stuff I like

Gift ideas for runners – 2017

1. Runner sweatshirt by This Mum Runs • £39.99 The distance, the speed, the frequency doesn’t matter – if you run, you are a runner. Wear your identity with pride. Buy here 2. Ultra light low cut running socks by Feetures • £13.99 Perfect thickness…

Saturday, 18 November 2017