Category Archives: sunday mornings

thinking about triathlons

It’s Sunday morning, and I’m curled up in my new dressing gown with a cup of tea and a pile of library books about triathlons. Hmm. I spent last weekend with my friends from the online running forum I’m part … Continue reading

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Running in the rain

I lay in bed this morning looking at the sunshine through the skylight, trying to cajole myself into getting up for my five mile run. When i eventually managed it, this is what greeted me outside the front door. Gah! … Continue reading

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more running, and getting a bit emotional

I promise I’ll write about something other than running again soon, I really will. It’s just that it’s been occupying my thoughts (and my legs) lately, and it turns out I have quite a bit to say about it. I … Continue reading

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sunshine in the garden

These last couple of weekends have been filled with late September sunshine. Outside has been the only place to be. I started in my own garden, lazing around and drinking tea. On Sunday I went to Allotment Soup, an art-and-allotment-and-soup … Continue reading

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what was I saying about spring?

So much for it starting to feel like spring. It’s felt more like the depths of winter round here this week. Still, we got out and did a 10k race last Sunday, hills and snow flurries and all, and a … Continue reading

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sunday pruning

(Aren’t these sparkly Christmassy buns jolly? My mum brought them yesterday, and we had the last for breakfast in bed this morning). I’ve been meaning to tackle the lilac for a while. It’s right outside the kitchen window, and provides … Continue reading

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an ordinary-extraordinary weekend

An ordinary weekend, this one, filled with extraordinary things. An 18 mile run, during which I stopped to stretch out on the arm of a lock gate in the sunshine (and nearly fell asleep). At the end I ate an … Continue reading

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