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So you want to be a blogger? 10 lessons from my first year blogging

Be yourself I started my blog with the intention of writing about health before realising I didn’t actually know very much about it; certainly not enough to write with any authority. However everyone is an expert in something. For me that was parenting a 13 year old, looking after Basset Hounds, being a working mum,… Read More So you want to be a blogger? 10 lessons from my first year blogging

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Thinking of doing a triathlon? Three books to get you motivated

Chrissie Wellington A Life Without Limits  The problem with achieving enormous feats, not just once but four times, like Chrissie Wellington is that it is easy for others to think being ironman world champion is all a bit of a breeze. But not so, her autobiography ‘A Life Without Limits’ is full to the brim… Read More Thinking of doing a triathlon? Three books to get you motivated

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Review: Ironman World Champion Chrissie Wellington’s autobiography A Life Without Limits

The problem with achieving enormous feats, not just once but four times, like Chrissie Wellington is that it is easy for others to think being ironman world champion is all a bit of a breeze. But not so, her autobiography ‘A Life Without Limits’ is full to the brim of her agonising battles to succeed… Read More Review: Ironman World Champion Chrissie Wellington’s autobiography A Life Without Limits

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Literary giants, breathtaking scenery and cafes galore – welcome to where I live

Situated next to the picturesque Moors of West Yorkshire, Haworth is a small village with a big history. It would have most certainly been another forgotten Yorkshire place if an Irish vicar had not made his way there in 1820 with his children in tow.  It just so happened that three of these children were… Read More Literary giants, breathtaking scenery and cafes galore – welcome to where I live