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Minecraft #2 Why I still hate it

Bloody Minecraft. As we speak my three sons’ excitement is at fever pitch because they’ve worked out how to make red sheep. Apparently this is almost as exciting as when they learnt how to make a cow waterfall. We have many ups and downs in our house in relation to Minecraft …

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Boys and Knives

About a week ago Luca came up to me and said “Mum, what’s this” and then handed me a pocket knife. Rob has had it for years and like most of his gadgets it never gets used, instead it’s just shipped around the world whenever we move and it ends up …

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Running Decisions

I have been the lamest blogger on the planet. Because I’ve been a bit of a misery guts and preoccupied with being injured and not running, I’ve completely neglected my blog. I don’t think in my blog’s life I’ve ever gone this long without posting something. I’ve had nearly 8 …

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Not Running

Its been five weeks since I injured my leg. Last week I was finally able to get a few short runs in without too much pain, although the leg certainly wasn’t 100%. Then on saturday something went wrong with my other leg. Without boring you all with the details I …

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School holidays. Love or hate?

I have had the best school holidays. Next Tuesday when the kids go back is coming around very quickly and I’m already …

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Green

Just because I am a runner and take my training pretty seriously doesn’t mean I necessarily devote the same amount of effort …

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Twelve Bittersweet Years

Today marks the twelfth anniversary of our twins births and deaths. Each year since my blog has been around I write something …

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One Year Sydniversary

Yep I can’t believe it either. In a few weeks it will be a year since we left London. Beautiful, lovely, amazing, …

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Marathon Training. Round 2.

It’s been seven weeks since the London Marathon. I’m already into week two of training for the Sydney Marathon in september and …

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Chickengate revisited

I’m not going to be able to write a new post today given the sickness at my place today .. so i’m …

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The Sickens

The bomit is back. Tomorrow it will be two weeks since Spewfest 2014 began and I am slightly sick and bloody tired …

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What a day!

I hardly slept a wink last night. I lay awake worrying about today’s post about my weight loss and fitness journey. I …

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I used to be fat. Really fat.

Tomorrow an article is being posted on the wonderful fitness website I’m involved with about me and my former life. My former …