Merry Christmas

Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We hope you’ve had a wonderful year and enjoy the festive period. Richard and I have had a lovely year and have enjoyed a mix of travelling, spending time with family and friends and getting married (we were already legally married but on our 11th anniversary we converted…

Summer into Autumn

The summer was packed with days out, new experiences and the odd bit of decorating. Richard and I took a trip on the Tornado steam train from Walton on the Naze to Colchester in August.  The Tornado is a new steam train which has been built by hand based on a traditional steam locomotive.  It was…

Happy Birthday Baby :)

Today is my hubby’s birthday and this year he reaches another milestone.  I am so happy, proud and thankful to have Richard as part of my life.   Have a fantastic birthday.  I hope you have the best day that you truly deserve. I love you so much xxxxx

Running as a release 

I have known that running helps me in more ways than one and now I have not run for a little while this is having an effect. I have not had the best start to the new year.  I have been very stressed with the study and exam I did (even though I passed).  My…

Testing Toms

I have not been for a run for over a week now and this is due to work, lack of free time and feeling a little run down.  The latter being the main reason. I have finished some medication recently which left my throat so sore that it was hard to swallow.  That and I…

Bon anniversaire!

On Saturday Richard and I flew out to Paris to celebrate my 41st birthday.  We have been many times before but have not returned to Paris in over 4 years so Richard treated me to a trip to celebrate with lunch at our favourite restaurant Cafe du Commerce. Thinking of what to do whilst there…

41 today!

Another year older. Another year wiser? I hope so! My fortieth year flew by so quickly but it was a good one and I have no fear of now increasing that number. Age is simply just a number. Richard generously took us both to to Paris to celebrate my birthday at our favourite restaurant, Cafe…

Hei Oslo!

A couple weeks ago Richard suggested we go away for his birthday and we decided to take a trip to the Norwegian capital of Oslo. I haven’t been this far north and all I knew was that it was an expensive place to visit.   Turns out it is more or less on a level…