I wanted to call this post ‘I Used a Recipe Book!’ because I can’t remember the last time I used one. I think I own them all and I look through them quite regularly but use one to actually cook with? Don’t talk crazy! Then I opened up Livia’s Kitchen and saw a very simple, and very easy recipe for carrot and oat energy balls and decided to make them.
Earlier this week I wrote about losing my running motivation. I don’t know what happened but only a little while after that post went live I found something which really excites me: The Speed Project. Twenty teams ran 344 miles across America from Las Angeles to Las Vegas and I want to do that.
I want to do that!
At the end of 2016 Beyond the Bathroom Scale’s Karen Oliver sent me a copy of her 12 Week Health, Fitness, and Wellness Planner. I was so excited to use this but when it arrived was actually terrified of getting started. So I put it off. Then I put it off a little more. Once 2017 started I gave myself a stern talking to and opened this beautiful planner.
I think I have fallen out of like with running. I do it and I enjoy it but that’s about it. I have one race coming up and am slightly meh about it and wish I was more excited. So many of my friends are running the running the London Marathon next month and I’m not even jealous of them. I can’t remember the last time I ever felt so apathetic towards running so yesterday I sat down and actually thought about why and the answer is so simple: pain.
When Imogen Dacres’ brother, Robbie, dies in mysterious circumstances, she travels to Bermuda in search of the truth. From the minute she sets out on her journey, Imogen is plunged into a web of secrets, lies and mistaken identity. She soon realises that beneath the glamour of Bermuda, there are dangerous forces intent on doing her harm…