A few days ago, on the commute home, we drove past that spot where we used to go to watch the sunset when I first arrived and we were still living with my in-laws. It reminded us of what life was like a year ago, before I moved here – the endless phone chats, the … Continue reading My First Year in the UK
Last weekend, after setting up Edward's photography exhibition in Caistor, we headed for the coast. We stopped on the way to grab some proper English chips (drenched in malt vinegar, mmm!) and ate them in the car whilst watching the tide. We surrendered our leftovers to very insistent seagulls and went for a walk along … Continue reading Seaside Winter Walk
It feels like it was yesterday I landed in Heathrow nervous and excited, and about to start a new life. It was 200 days ago... Time flies! I've come a long way since then. The past 200 days have been filled with love, laughter, happiness and adventures. There was fear, sadness and anxiety too... A … Continue reading 200 Days of England
Two weeks ago, Edward and I ran the Nottingham 10K. It was the first ever edition of the race - a new addition to the Asda Foundation 10K Series- and I think it was a success. After our disappointing last race, I was slightly nervous about this one in the week preceding it but felt … Continue reading Race Day, take 2!
Yesterday was the 20th edition of the City of Lincoln 10K. Yesterday was also my first ever race and... it sucked. Don't get me wrong, the event in itself was fantastic: well-organised, loads of amazing runners, music and encouragements from the spectators, and a beautifully designed medal for all the finishers. But the run was … Continue reading Race Day