On the 20th of May I will be running the Great Manchester Run 10k in aid of The Christie. I’d like to point out that I am in no way prepared for this.
So, it’d be nearly a year since I have even remotely tried to run. I’ve made my excuses and ate everything I could get my hands on. Lately I’ve found myself looking in the mirror and not recognising the person staring back.
Our first attempt at making sushi! There was a cut finger and many soy sauce stains… Sushi will always have syns due to the mirin/rice vinegar that is added to the rice, the value will change according to the quantities you use, however one entire roll (6 pieces) will be roughly 2 syns
So I turned a quarter of a century a week ago and my best friend wrote me a “live by list” for the next twenty five years of my life. Not only do I agree with her list but I also want to actively do something about it. Before I get into that, here is … More The live by list.
Estimated 15 minutes cooking time, plus chilling and cooling | 2.5 syns on Extra Easy A luxurious low syn chocolate mousse that takes minimal effort and gives maximum results.
It was May when we received the phone call offering us tickets to Wimbledon. It wasn’t a hard decision and once we knew we could have the time off everything was set into motion. We booked the train and paid for the tickets.
20th April 2017 – Harrogate weekend away. As a non-native I haven’t explored much of England. I’ve been to the typical places and I am working my way round, so when Jon’s Dad got us Betty’s vouchers for Christmas I jumped at the chance of going somewhere new. Of course this isn’t all flower shows … More Flower Shows and Grapefruit Explosions
What can I do on a bank holiday Monday in the rainy UK? I know, lets climb a mountain… *sigh* Some of you may be aware that for the last 2.5 years I have been steadily trying to lose weight. I have tried running, swimming, kickboxing and cycling, and thanks to the other half … More My Pilgrimage: Kinder Scout
I am currently sitting on a train headed back to Manchester, watching the sea fade into the Yorkshire countryside and I wanted to capture a snapshot of the weekend that I have just had.