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The Brecon Beacons

What do you get a man who has everything for his birthday? (after all he has me!) This year I decided it was two nights in the Brecon Beacons. Not far to travel, beautiful countryside and Welsh Rarebit, whats not … Continue reading

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Perfect conditions and a photo for Phil

Yes this morning had all the makings for a great run. New trainers Not too hot, not too cold, weather wise I remembered the hydration pack I was really looking forward to having my first long run in a while, … Continue reading

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Mid week long run

With today being the first day of my holiday and with Madam still having to go to school (shame) it was an ideal chance to go for a long run. With more hours than normal to play with I had … Continue reading

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Greetings from Southampton

At 5 this morning I crawled out of bed, I tried hard to think  ‘at least its not 4 am’ as suggested by Jaxamaline, not sure it worked though. On arrival in Southampton, I spent the  morning helping out on a course, but as luck … Continue reading

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Saturday It was a good day. I ran a solo parkrun as Madam had had a sleep over in the week so needed to catch up on some sleep, getting up at 6:30 am for breakfast was NOT an option after having … Continue reading

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Auntie and I had a leisurely day booked which was just as well as I was awake much of the night with tooth ache, am thinking maybe falsies at this point might be a good idea. We arrived in Exeter … Continue reading

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One week to go

This morning at a ridiculously early hour for a Sunday I jumped in the car drove half an hour to to run 13 miles. I ran from Sampford Peverell to Tiverton along this nice wide, flat paths (except for the detour which … Continue reading

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Bank Holiday = Rest Day

Rest from work. Rest from fence construction. Rest from housework. Rest from running. Hooray. With my own home grown Rhubarb, I did make this Sour Cream Rhubarb Pie which is deliciousthe two eldest madams like it and they don’t even like … Continue reading

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