Getting Match Fit

Getting Match Fit

As mentioned, my first attempt at a Boston Qualifying Flying Pig was in 2018. That attempt ended week 10 with a nasty and relentless stabbing pain on the outside of my left calf and foot. When this first came on, I ignored it for a while. Then, when I few days later I...
This Pig Might Fly:  Why?

This Pig Might Fly: Why?

I started running in my late teens, nearly 30 years ago. For most of those years, I just ran with no plans and no big goals. I ran the same amount at the same pace. I did a few 5Ks, 10Ks half marathons and one full one back in the days when there were no GPS watches...

The 10 Best Things I Ever Bought from Ikea

I reckon it’s probably been near on 20 years since my first visit to an Ikea and I still have some items that I still regularly use from that first time.  It’s a great way for expats to fill new spaces quickly and cheaply.  (*If you can put up with your husband...