Play to your strengths

If your central heating breaks down, do you try to fix it yourself or do you call in the experts?Well, you might try to fix it yourself but unless you know what you’re doing then chances are you’ll end up having to call in the experts to solve the problem anyway and all you’ll […]

Newsletter or Blog?

I don’t know about you, but I seem to get bombarded with newsletters and I never seem to get a chance to read them, some of which I never subscribed to in the first place…but that’s a different story. Now, I know I can simply unsubscribe – and the ones I receive without […]

The Things You Do For Your Kids!

My 8 year old daughter came to me last Friday and asked if she could take part in the Swimathon 2012 challenge to raise money for Marie Curie.Not wanting to dampen her spirits, I said I’d look into it. The minimum distance of 1 mile (64 lengths of a 25m pool) was going […]

Race for Life….we did it!

It never ceases to amaze me how many people take part in these events! Myself and my daughters (aged 6 years old and 21 weeks old) took part in the Race for Life yesterday (16th May) at Saltwell Park in Gateshead and the turnout was incredible. Women from all walks of life coming together […]

Cancer Research UK – Race for Life 2010

I first took part in the Race for Life back in 2007 at Saltwell Park in Gateshead. I’d never taken part in a race before (well, not since being part of the cross country team at school!) but my friend, Claire, asked me to do it so I thought, why not. I didn’t know […]