The weather in London has been pretty glum for weeks now – and we’re tired of it! Instead of staying indoors and rinsing the Netflix subscription, I’ve been getting out and about in London and here’s some things I can recommend to do to avoid the chill. Boat on the Thames – Whilst the sun is still setting early, try […]

It seems that Autumn has descended on us quickly. There are beautiful brown leaves everywhere, it’s winter coat weather and the evenings and mornings are noticeably darker! And I don’t know about anyone else, but I’ve been feeling particularly moody since the change in temperature, so to tide us over until we can start throwing up the tinsel, here are […]

So, a few months have passed and my running adventures continue! With the London Marathon ballot out of the way, I now know several friends and colleagues who will also be running, which helps my lunchtime training plan significantly and hopefully means we can share the knowledge on successfully preparing for the big day! With six months until then though, […]

London is an amazing city – fact. Whatever the hour, the city is alive, you will eat food and visit exhibitions non-Londoners couldn’t even dream of and there’s so many beautiful and iconic buildings and views to see. But with this amazing city comes a few things you need to avoid. Whether you’re visiting or a resident, here’s the top […]

So, another month has passed and I get ever closer to the London Marathon! This month has been very busy as I’ve been on holiday but I’m really starting to feel that my core and upper body are getting stronger (from my time with a personal trainer and lots of pilates!) and plan to start integrating more running into my […]

Are you new to London and not sure where to get started with exploring your new city? Or maybe you’ve got some family and friends down and don’t know where to take them? Or maybe it’s just coming up to the weekend and you don’t know what to get up to? I may have found the ideal solution. A new […]

This summer was the fifth that I’ve been to the Edinburgh Fringe and, although I love to get my fill of the shows, there’s also loads of other things to do whilst you’re in Edinburgh. There’s great views spots, a variety of attractions and loads of quaint towns to explore, just out of the city centre. So, plan your trip […]

I’ve just returned (begrudgingly!) to London after a fantastic eight days in the wonderful, and slightly rainy, Edinburgh! After seeing over 25 shows, I’ve rounded up my tweet-size review to share with you guys, so if you’re off to #edfringe over the next few weeks, here’s a few ideas of who you could see! Our #edfringe show no.1 was @dancook100 […]

Just moved to London for work and have no idea of how to start making friends in your local area? The idea of moving to the big smoke can be terrifying but there are loads of friendly pockets of neighbourhoods where you’ll find lots of people doing the same thing as you, at the same time as you, with the […]