Last month I fell off the wagon in a big way. While month four of my fitness journey was a disaster, the only way was up in July.
Month five of my fitness journey has been very patchy as I try and climb back on the exercise wagon.
For those of you new to my blog, these posts document my journey but are not preachy, it’s just one girl on a mission to feel happier in herself.
Join me as I share my journey, work outs and motivations in July.
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I am so far off the wagon, I can’t even see the wagon! Month four on my fitness journey has been what most would deem as an EPIC FAILURE. Trying to keep all to my commitments while sticking to exercise has not worked in June.
There’s been no Couch to 5k training program, no gym sessions and no weights. This is not good, in fact, it’s worse than that – how could I let this happen?
Like I’ve said before these posts about my journey are not preachy, it’s just one girl on a mission to feel happier in herself.
Join me as I share my journey, work outs and motivations, or lack of them, in June!
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Month three on my fitness journey has been all about balance. Trying to keep all to my commitments while sticking to exercise has been hard.
There’s not enough time in the day to fit everything in. But, rather than give up altogether, I’ve stuck to the Couch to 5k training program, adding in gym sessions with weights when I can.
Like I’ve said before, it’s not preachy, it’s just one girl on a mission to feel happier in herself.
Join me as I share my journey, work outs and motivations as I run my way through May and discover the garden gym!
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This is the second instalment of The Fitness Diaries, documenting the beginning of my journey to shed some chub and get fitter!
It’s not preachy, it’s just one girl on a mission to feel happier in herself.
Join me as I share my journey, work outs and motivations in these fitness updates.
Continue reading “The Fitness Diaries April 2019 – Hard work and routine”
Ever thought of making a leather satchel? It’s not often you can say the garment or bag you’re wearing is one you’ve hand made yourself.
I attended a course at The Makers Guild – a leather workshop which teaches you how to make a satchel.
It was an incredible experience, take a look at the journey from punching holes to stitching the bag together.
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[AD] Now you can get your ears pierced and purchase your sparkle all in one place! Accessorize* is now offering ear piercing services at selected stores.
And, guess who got a new piercing…
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This is what the end of a workout looks like for me. Red, sweaty, certainly not what you’d see on Instagram, but very happy. This picture is the very start of my fitness journey.
If you’re looking for super glossy fitness inspiration then this series of posts may not be for you. But, if you want a very real fitness journey that’s (hopefully) motivating, then stick with me because it starts here.
I’m going to be sharing my journey, including my work outs as I move from not fit to fitter!
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[AD] Recently I was invited for an evening of mindfulness and conversation to mark Wagamama’s partnership with mental health charity Mind at Gunwharf Quays in Portsmouth.
This was a gifted dinner but, all opinions are my own otherwise what’s the point?! You can’t buy my opinion and I firmly believe talking about mental health and that breaking the stigma surrounding it is very important!
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For the past few years I’ve looked back so I am able to look forward. I think it’s a good way to end the last 12 months and get an idea of what I want to achieve for the year ahead. So this is the third round up post I’ve done on New Years Eve that contains all my blog posts from the past year.
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