preparing for running

My first week as a runner with C25k

Yes, I’ve taken up running. I don’t really understand why, but the urge to begin running as part of my path to wellness has come upon me, and I do wonder what alien lifeforce has possessed me. But, it can only be a good thing as I really do want to be fitter and running seems a good way of…

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autumn scenery and lake

What I love most about autumn

We have had a glorious summer here in the UK, and a beautiful sunny September. I will be sad to see the sunshine go, but on the other hand, there are things which I love about autumn: 1. Candles! I can’t wait to get cosy at home with lots of candles. I never feel like lighting candles during the summer…

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stack of dresses

6 tips to have a great experience with Nuuly

I am absolutely in love with this service. This post is in no way sponsored, and actually Nuuly probably has no idea that I write here. I just love them, and want to share with you all! I have rented dresses for two previous occasions, and just ordered one to wear for our rehearsal dinner. Over the past orders I’ve…

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big eyes

10 inappropriate things to say to someone who isn’t married yet

My hubby and I have been dating for 5 years and aren’t married yet. I know. Stop the presses. For some reason, to some people this seems like the end of the world. I mean to us it just seems natural. Do we want to get married? Yes, when the time is right. We both know that we are the…

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notes in the daily planner

Useful resources for bullet journaling and planning

People who know me good enough know how much I love planning and keeping organized. If I don’t write things down on paper, I feel lost, and I lose momentum throughout the day. And yes, I am one of those people who writes easy things like “shower” on my to-do list in order to feel the accomplishment of just crossing…

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couple running wood trail

A summer of running

This summer, I really want to get in shape. This past year, my dad has really gotten in to running, and has run quite a few races. At the last festival, he ran a 5k and a 10k race right in a row! So my goal this summer is to be able to run a 5k with him. This is…

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