Days out and holidays, Latest articles, Uncategorized

Winter sun in the most unusual of places

I’m not sure there is a place in Spain, or anywhere for that matter, with a worse reputation than Benidorm.  A haven for lager drinking Brits abroad, it is defined by its English pubs, high-rise hotels and rowdy clientele. The television series Benidorm does nothing to change the public’s perception of the place, showing just… Read More Winter sun in the most unusual of places

Latest articles, Uncategorized

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

Latest articles, Triathlon

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