Friday Favourites #1

Friday Favourites #1

Friiiiiiday.  I’ve spent the day walking, swimming, and reading under the covers.  I may have napped under them too after eating a homemade milk/white chocolate cookie hybrid - but who can blame me?  Like the rest of the country, The Great British Bake-Off has me causing fires in the kitchen again and hanging on for [...]

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My Swimming Kit Essentials: Scratchy Towels and Tanning Lotion

My mom first took me swimming when I was maybe one or two.  I had a bright yellow swimming costume with a jelly green star on it, a pair of inflatable red armbands, and not much hair.  Since then, I’ve always been obsessed with the water.  I completed all of my Kelloggs Rainbow Swimming badges [...]

My Exercise and Money Goals: How I Am Tackling The Dread Of Winter

My Exercise and Money Goals: How I Am Tackling The Dread Of Winter

Summer is almost over.  The sun is kissing the earth a little later every morning and disappearing behind the clouds earlier at night.  Already, I am munching and washing and wiping my saliva up in artificial morning lamplight.  Soon, I will be rising in black and traveling in black.  I will be running in black, [...]

My Running Kit Essentials: The Best Leggings, Sports Bra’s and Bum Bags

My Running Kit Essentials: The Best Leggings, Sports Bra’s and Bum Bags

I still find it weird to say I am on a ‘fitness journey’.  Little miss “I hate PE.  I despise cross-country and everything team sport-related!” is now running around town and swimming on a strict, regular basis… and LOVING it?  While I am obsessed with this exercise odyssey, I am definitely still the personification of [...]