Day 23. I did my first Krav Maga class then ran home the long way round. My legs no longer feel like they are attached to my body. I feel like a bad ass who got run over by a train. I really enjoyed the class. Its about time I learned to look after myself. Im…… Continue reading 23,24,25 done!
Day 22!! BOOM💥 100 miles done! They haven’t all been fast, some were barely a shuffle, some were in the middle of the night when I couldn’t sleep and some of them were literally running away from the crazy. 9 days left of running. my legs hate me right now.
Day 21. It was chilly but bright so swapped my wool hat for my new running cap. The kids bought me it from Run Mummy Run. 10 days left to go.
Day 18 done. It was cold and windy when we set off but I had good company . 88 miles done. 14 runs left to go. Day 19 – The sun was shining!! Woohoo! Headphones on and out on the street to run. I do like to run outside when its bright. Day 20 – too…… Continue reading Days 18, 19, 20 and Purple hair.
Day 17 is done. Today got me up to 80 miles. My girl took a video of me on the treadmill because she thinks people should see I’m really doing it. I looked stronger than I thought I would, I also reached my sponsorship target today because I have fantastic friends. They have helped raised over £300…… Continue reading Day 17
I often find articles on **this** website that strike a cord with me. In the spirit of RED January and helping break the silence around mental health problems I thought I would share this one. 3 Phrases I Said When I Was Suicidal That Actually Meant ‘I Want to Die’ I once kept a diary…… Continue reading Listening to what we don’t say…..
RED day 16 done. I am over half way. My shins do not appear to love running everyday although the impact is easier on them using the treadmill. I wanted to run on the boulevard today but woke up with a sore throat and sore ears so it was a safer plan to stay home if…… Continue reading Day 16
Day 15 done!!! I love my new treadmill, well I love that I’m not running in the freezing cold. Back outside tomorrow though. Well hopefully…. I got a message from Mind this morning. £322,000 raised in 15 days! 16 days left to go. I’ve had some wobbly days over the last couple of weeks. Days where if…… Continue reading Day 15. I love my treadmill
Day 14 done!!! 2 full weeks of running everyday. Today’s run was a lot less cold and windy thanks to my new treadmill! woohoo. 6km done. 36 miles this week and 71 miles since January 1st. Oh and no booze or cigarettes either. I’m not quite sure what’s happening to me…….
Day 13 of RED January is done. I didn’t want to go. Actually I didn’t want to do anything or talk to anyone or get dressed or eat today. I made excuses, picked a fight with Richard then went back to bed and hid under the duvet. Then I gave my head a shake, put…… Continue reading Day 13. Not a great day