Author Archives: lornpearson

A bit of perspective 🌎

A few years ago my Dad read this book and I thought I’d get it and give it a read one day. If ever there was something to give you a bit of perspective, it’s this book. I’m not far … Continue reading

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Weekend walk, April totals and plans

In the last wee while; with the nicer weather coming in (and my leg not letting me run)… weekends have become about walks. Yesterday it was a good hour and a half walk around the lovely and local Pollok Park. … Continue reading

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Today was a good day

Today was a good day… it started off early with a long awaited visit to one out mmmmmm our favourite places to eat breakfast… Little Italy on Byres Road. I had poached eggs on spinach on toast, and a flat … Continue reading

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Cycle along the N75 and around

Today I went out for a cycle first thing… and tried to, where possible, stick to cycle paths… it’s just easier, to avoid roads or traffic… … not that there is much at 7am on a Thursday, but nevertheless I … Continue reading

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Magped Sport 2 bike pedals

If you know me, you know I like gadgets and cool things or solutions to issues… well here we have magped magnetic pedals which I ordered at the weekend, and they arrived on Tuesday (all the way from Austria!) I’ve … Continue reading

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Magped pedals – might be the answer!

As you may have noticed… since I’ve been injured on and off since about august last year… (boooooo)… I’ve been running less and cross training more. In Autumn into Winter I really got into cycling outdoors… maybe once or twice … Continue reading

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On the countdown and some plans!

I’m in a bit of a strange position to be on the countdown… 9 working days until I finish up working at the BBC. It’s just over 13 years since I started working there, and as with wherever I’ve worked, … Continue reading

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Wk15 into Wk16 training

 Last week was the week of workouts and a few walks for me, one short run, 3 spin sessions and an outdoor cycle. And also a haircut – yahoo! Here’s what I did training / exercise wise each day: … Continue reading

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Identity – what makes you you and me me

I’ve been thinking about identity recently… perhaps because I’ve lost or am about to lose a bit of my identity in the last wee while, on two counts… running and working for the BBC. I remember when I was about … Continue reading

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Great alternative to a Peloton

A good friend of mine recently bought a Peloton bike and before she purchased it, she asked for some feedback on Facebook. Whilst I haven’t tried a Peloton, I first of all imagine it’s an excellent piece of kit, with … Continue reading

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