Running pains

Every sport induces different aches and pains and, despite running quite a few times (although less than planned) over the last few weeks, I am still feeling it after each run. However, not being an experienced runner, it is hard to know what is normal post-run discomfort. As any rower will know, after a long training session you will typically have rather painful and unsightly hands as well as quads so sore that even the thought of sitting down can

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A long overdue running update

I am almost two weeks in to my running ‘regime’ so felt it was time to update the world on progress. I am semi-ashamed to admit that I have not diligently stuck to the plan. However, for the most part, there has been good reason. So back at the Jubilee weekend, I did a 45 minuter. That particular run stayed with me for about 3 days – a combination of not regularly running that distance and still being battered around

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From rower to runner, well for 4 weeks at least

As I mentioned in a post last week, I had a bike accident on the way to work last Tuesday.  A week on, I am feeling quite positive about the whole thing; Obviously I would prefer it had never happened but in the grand scheme of things, it could have been significantly worse.  Obviously, suffering from an arm injury, that keeps me from my beloved rowing until the start of July at least.  Even then, I will need to get

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A quick trip to Hogwarts…

A few weeks ago, Sam and I went to the Warner Brothers Studio Tour to see the Making of Harry Potter exhibition.  I make no secret of the fact I am a massive Harry Potter fan: I have all of the books (including the first 5 en Español), all of the films and even a few frames one of the original ‘Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince’ film reels.  So, I was quite excited about seeing the original sets and props!

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Hello, I'm Angela. I'm Mum to two small people (3 & 0). I'm a Techie, Gardener, cake lover and tea addict. I also have far too many opinions...hence the blog. You can read more about me here. You can also follow me on Twitter so you never miss a post. Hope you enjoy reading!

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