In my previous post about my Running Drought I mentioned the pink FlipBelt that I recently received, and here is the review as promised. I first saw someone raving about FlipBelts on the Facebook page 'Running Mums Australia' (no I'm not a mum but yes I'm a runner), My first thought was to use it … Continue reading FlipBelts: The Pros and Cons
Running is time to think. It's time to reflect and time to brainstorm. But it can get lonely, and there's nothing more motivating than other people. So today I completed my first parkrun! I've been wanting to run with people more (my friends aren't really runners) so naturally parkrun was my first thought. For the … Continue reading Beginning Parkrun
The following article is one of my assignments for Journalism last semester. It was aimed at 2018's Melbourne Marathon but is just as relevant for the upcoming MM in 2019 (where I will hopefully be doing my half marathon). Tight calf muscles. Heavy breathing. Footsteps pounding along with your heart. Nails digging into your … Continue reading Melbourne Marathon Motivation
I'm well aware that this is a first-world and very girly problem, but one of the main excuses I use not to exercise is my hair. Exercise on a Tuesday morning? Nope I'm going out for lunch. Exercise on a Friday afternoon? No way I have work tonight. Exercise on a Sunday? I DON'T WANT … Continue reading The Girliest (but Realest) Excuse not to Exercise
Whilst Australia has been in a drought crisis, I have been in a running crisis. Before yesterday I had not run in over two weeks. While this is nothing to some people it's significant to me. My running drought coincided with my birthday which I'm sure is not a coincidence, and somewhat of an excuse, … Continue reading Running Drought
Like many other people in Australia, and the world, I have recently found an interest in true crime stories, particularly in the form of podcasts. My new obsession started with The Australian’s podcast ‘The Teacher’s Pet’ which I’m sure many of you have heard of or listened to and the ABC’s ‘Trace’ (which I had … Continue reading My True Crime Obsession
As you may already have realised this is my new WordPress blog! I have switched over from my old one (http://theologist112.wixsite.com/website) and will now be using this platform for all my blogging. Stay tuned for more life updates and health and fitness fun. (My new site icon is from icons8.com so all credit to them) … Continue reading New Blog!!!