I cannot remember a time that I did not hate my body up until the last year or so. My hair, my generous bum, thighs and hips, my face and everything else depending on the day. I just did not understand how beautiful and me could be in the same sentence. I was always at … Continue reading At last: a journey to self love
Still can't believe it's happened. I ran a marathon!
My running goal for 2017 was to run a half-marathon (which I did in Budapest), well 2018 we are going big, well bigger at least - 26.2 miles around Paris (which incidentally is one of my favorite places on earth). I applied for the London 2018 marathon but like most people I didn't get a place, but … Continue reading I am running a marathon …
The one where I didn't wash (or change) for an uncomfortable amount of days, learnt the meaning of Nepali flat and climbed the highest mountain in the world* I remember just before I went to Nepal my uncle asked where I get these random ideas from. One of my aunts said no, no I don't … Continue reading Everest Base Camp trek
After a couple weeks of limping around (injury from my last race), I was so ready for a bit of an adventure and discovering a new place. Given that walking is basically the only exercise I can now do pain free I was excited for some British seaside exploring. We were staying in Bude, a … Continue reading Bude, Cornwall
Budapest is a dream city and running around it for 21km was hands down the best way to see it. After a lazy few days sightseeing including a final stretch out run along the Danube (followed by some ridiculously delicious fresh pain au cinnamon .. or something), Emma (see above pic <3) and I were ready … Continue reading Budapest half #runtheworld
Today during my run, which was my long one for the week (which also wasn’t going well because I took off like a cheetah for the first 2 miles and then faded considerably after that – will I learn? Like ever?). Anyway, whilst trying to distract myself I was looking at the sea (the tide … Continue reading Southend