Hello blog, it’s been a while…

It’s been more than a while. It’s been over 2 years since I last wrote a blog post.

The busyness of life has taken over and there no longer seems to be any spare time to do some of the things I love. Life is one big rush from one place to the next. Time for bible and prayer is being squeezed.

Well not anymore.

Things are about to change.

This is my last week working in the square mile, the City of London. A new job awaits me next week. Shorter hours, shorter commute.

Time to refocus and reprioritise.

A new year, a new season, new beginnings.

Running with polar bears and penguins

Last year I signed up to do the 10k London Winter Run for Cancer Research UK. At the time I’d run the 5k Race for Life with Millie, and several Park Runs. This seemed like an achievable next step, but my hip had other plans.

A few months ago I started suffering with hip pain and began some physiotherapy in November to get it sorted before the Winter Run. What I thought would be a few weeks of physio turned into months and an MRI scan.

Despite not getting the bottom of the hip issue, and doing virtually no running in 3 months (and I’ve only ever run as far as 7k), I felt determined to do the race. It was never going to be a record breaking time, but if I could just complete the course…

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