Monthly Archives: May 2015

Sky diving in Las Vegas…

It was a nice day for a Sky Dive in Las Vegas today. We were up early and picked up at 7am. I have to admit I did have butterflies for a bit beforehand… and the waiting around didn’t help … Continue reading

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Wk18 into rest weeks

I wrote this on the plane. We got here safely…. Here’s a run down if my training last week – I spent the last 2 weeks not strength training, only running and walking. I’d lost the focus or importance of … Continue reading

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Reading material…

I’m not sure how much ‘reading’ I’ll get done when I’m away on holiday, but I have an eclecticism of books and audiobooks to keep me going if I fancy it. I’m half way through this ‘actual’ paperback book: And … Continue reading

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Half marathon again…

Just over 3 weeks ago I went out and did a half marathon. Not an event, no pressure, just up early one morning and I ran 13.1 miles: https://lornpearsontrains.co.uk/2015/04/16/spring-half-marathon-in-the-sun/ I wasn’t bothered about beating it that day, and I nearly … Continue reading

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Steps to motivate me…

It’s funny the things that help with motivation. This year I’ve found that I’ve really struggled to be motivated to get out of my bed early to run (6 or 630am early I mean). I’ve resorted to making sure I’m … Continue reading

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April Totals

This time last year, Bank holiday Monday, I was running the Belfast Marathon. The end of April into the start of May is a little different this year. With 1 week til I go on holiday, I’ve kind of lost … Continue reading

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Let’s go fly a kite… pics & videos

Today was filled with fun things… a sunny 5 mile trail run with my twinnie and good friend from work… then pancakes, berries, bacon and bananas for breakfast…. then kite flying, fish and chips and a nap!  🙂 We went … Continue reading

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Wk17 into Wk18

This week was a little strange, I started off the week tired from a high mileage high activity week last week. And as a result, my plans to strength train on Monday and run on Tuesday turned into rest days … Continue reading

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First day of vivoactive stats

Here’s my first full day of my stats from my Garmin Vivoactive. I wore it on a run this morning, so it captured 4 miles of running (and steps)… but it also measured my every day activity too (and buzzed … Continue reading

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It’s always been a cape

A few people sent me this picture… Lol. It was never a dress. It was always a cape. 🙂

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