Week 16 – “Don’t Look So Nervous”

Week 16 – 11th – 18th August 2017 This last week was a great week, my periods came and went and they are very ‘manageable’… I suppose when I was getting them so irregularly they would have been very heavy and unpredictable!! This month they were fine  I really get a lot out of the… Continue reading Week 16 – “Don’t Look So Nervous”

Week 13/14 – A Run Up Tara Hill!

Tuesday 25th July – Tuesday 1st August 2017 Tuesday morning last week was the toughest training session I have ever done!! I met Shane (personal trainer from Sprint Spinning & Personal Training) at the Tara Hill car park, and he began by sussing out where my head was at, I felt scared and nervous, I… Continue reading Week 13/14 – A Run Up Tara Hill!

Week 12/13 – Measurements Week!!

Monday 17th July – Monday 24th July 2017 I went up Tara Hill again on Monday last week, and ran even more than the Sunday night, I knocked 2mins 27secs off my time!! I was absolutely chuffed and delighted with myself. The 1st time I did Tara Hill my time was 59mins!! I have gotten… Continue reading Week 12/13 – Measurements Week!!

Week 11 – Toughest So Far!!!

So, from now I will be doing weekly blog posts! This last week was probably the hardest week so far on my journey!! All my training sessions went well, albeit hard but I pushed through and completed all 7!! At the beginning of the week I constantly felt hungry, like I could eat my weight… Continue reading Week 11 – Toughest So Far!!!

Days 64 – 71: Synopsis Of The Week!!

DAYS 64 – Friday 30th June – Day 71 Friday 7th July: SYNOPSIS OF  THE WEEK!! This week has been super crazy busy and I just haven’t managed to sit down and write a log at all. Today is the start of Week 11… let me rewind and fill you in on the past week … Continue reading Days 64 – 71: Synopsis Of The Week!!

Day 62 – I Don’t Feel Fat!

DAY 62 – Wednesday 28th June –  I DON’T FEEL FAT! I was determined to do better on my time up Tara Hill today, so I walked up nice and fast and as soon as I reached the top I turned around and jogged back down. I knocked 2 mins off my time from Monday.… Continue reading Day 62 – I Don’t Feel Fat!

Days 60 – I Jogged!! (Downhill, but still!!)

DAY 60 – Monday 26th June 2017 – I Jogged!! (Downhill but still!!) Today is a great day  I got up this morning and went up Tara Hill about 6.30am, I didn’t go around the top of it, but I walked faster up to the top and jogged down it!! All the way down it… I… Continue reading Days 60 – I Jogged!! (Downhill, but still!!)

Day 58 – Dress Shopping & Day 59 – Best Pace Award!

DAY 58 – Saturday 24th June – DRESS SHOPPING Today as I was still on a high, I decided to go shopping for a dress for my outing to Áras an Uachtaráin on Tuesday. I went into Gorey with a friend. I had a quick browse in a couple of the boutiques but nothing jumped… Continue reading Day 58 – Dress Shopping & Day 59 – Best Pace Award!

Day 55 – Day Out In Clara Lara & Day 56 – Out With The Old, In With The New!

DAY 55 – Wednesday 21st June – DAY OUT IN CLARA LARA I had decided to take Seán and my niece to Clara Lara today, the last time we were here I brought a roll, crisps, a bar and we got chips, burgers and fizzy drinks. Today I packed a nice healthy lunch, a mixed… Continue reading Day 55 – Day Out In Clara Lara & Day 56 – Out With The Old, In With The New!

Day 53 – Early Morning Walk & Day 54 – Missed Group Personal Training

DAY 53 – Monday 19th June – Early Morning Walk I decided this morning I was going to try walk up Tara Hill more than just Thursdays and Sundays. I’m going to try do it on days I have training too… now I’m not saying I’ll do it every day but hopefully at least 4… Continue reading Day 53 – Early Morning Walk & Day 54 – Missed Group Personal Training