life rambles, Uncategorized

What happened to us?

We make new friends every week in the smoking area of some hell hole dressed up like an All Bar One.  And then one day we wake up, and something has changed. 

the bloody marathon 2018, Uncategorized

I did it, I ran the bloody marathon

So, I know I've been quiet on here of late. And the original plan to document my journey from lounger to 26.2 miles went out of the window. Not because the words weren't there. Far from it. There were lots of words and most them ended in '-ucking'. But the last few weeks have been… Continue reading I did it, I ran the bloody marathon

the bloody marathon 2018, Uncategorized

Running : a poor (wo)man’s therapy

As I sit here eating yet another bowl of whole grains and greenery through choice, and with just three weeks to go before I embark on the biggest physical challenge I've ever endured (well minus that St Patrick's weekend in Cork - that really did put my body through a lot), I've had the time… Continue reading Running : a poor (wo)man’s therapy

the bloody marathon 2018, Uncategorized

All that running rage

So, little marathon training update for everyone - this week I smashed my first 7 miler. Which for someone who couldn't run 4 metres in October without getting a stitch felt pretty fecking remarkable to tell you the truth. But obviously over the course of an hour and a half (yes, yes I ran for… Continue reading All that running rage

little miss worry guts, Uncategorized

Anxiety & traffic issues: a correllation

SHE'S FINALLY CRACKED. The cries of each of you opening this post. But hear me out. Often people ask what anxiety feels like, how do you explain it, when do you know it's what you've got. The way I've always described it? My brain is like a motorway. A really shitty journey on the M3,… Continue reading Anxiety & traffic issues: a correllation