Tag Archives: Walking

Isle of Wight 10K

What do you do on vacation? Relax or maybe read a book? That sounds so much more sensible then what I did. Isle of Wight Festival of Running was the first weekend of June. They had a 5K, 10K, half … Continue reading

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Progress this month and plan for the future

I started off my New Year with a Parkrun to kick off my intention to improve my running and try to do a few races. My first week was a good start with two Parkrun(5k each) and a 2 k … Continue reading

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Update on weight loss

I am nearly 9 months into this diet now and have lost 55lbs.  I have made several changes to my diet and discovered a source of my digestive issues.  I have gotten my walking going again but still need to … Continue reading

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I was at the computer store with my husband for the upteenth time in a week and wondering aimlessly when I came across a fitbit.  I had asked for a fitbit for Christmas  and still wanted one so I came … Continue reading

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Lydiard Park

Today I went for a walk in a lovely park.  I walk in this park often but have never really explored.   Today I got off the main paths a little bit and found some beautiful quiet spots to visit and … Continue reading

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Gloucester Catheral

My photos aren’t very good I admit and I really should learn to think of my readers and take pictures inside the most glorious locations I visit but alas I am rather unaware of the rest of the world throughout … Continue reading

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Charity “race”

It was a 5K/10 but it wasn’t something officially timed…you had to just remember to look at the correct clock when crossing the finish.  I managed the 5K route in 54 minutes which was one of my slowest times but … Continue reading

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Walking, pain and cycling

Throughout February I have been working on upping my walking mileage as well as upping my speed. Early in the month I had spent a day in Bristol visiting museums and spent hours walking all over the city. Sadly I … Continue reading

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Castle Combe

Since I last posted anything, my family and I moved back to the UK, stopped homeschooling (giving the UK schools a chance) and have been working toward getting back into our old hobby of walking/hiking. Our first big hike (relative … Continue reading

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