I can’t believe I’m actually writing these words, let alone saying them out loud! On Sunday, October 1st 2017, I completed my first half marathon! When I first started taking running seriously, I never would have imagined that I could ever complete a half marathon. My goal was to just to be able to run 5k without stopping. When I reached my 5k goal, I set a new goal to run 10k without stopping. When I achieved that, and after taking part in a few 10k races, I knew it was time to set a new goal. To run a… [Read More]
With half term almost upon us, parents are getting panicky about what to do during the break. I’m sure we’d all love to just stay home, build blanket dens and eat pizza all week, but unfortunately, employers aren’t so liberal when it comes to doling out week-long holidays. So what to do with the kids? It’s important to find them something that will keep them busy, but not anything so nonsensical that it will deter them from the inevitable stack of homework (or destroy the house!). As a compromise, I’ve thought up a list of fun and educational activities to… [Read More]
With half time looming it’s a time when many parents start to wonder how they can keep their children entertained. With play groups closed for the week and many soft-play centers hiking their prices up for half-term Attraction Tix have put together this handy guide of things to do with kids in the school holidays. Why not pop over and take a look? What do you have planned this half term?