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Taking it easy is harder than it looks…

9th August 2018 4 min to read

Taking it easy is harder than it looks…

Category : FITNESS, LIFE, RANT, Uncategorized

Not certain if y’all know this yet (can an Irish girl who lives in Tipp ev...

Transvulcania 2018

2nd June 2018 5 min to read

Transvulcania 2018

Category : FITNESS, Travel, TRAVELING

Andree Walkin – Transvulcania 2018 Half Marathon Race Report I’m sure w...

Fit for FORTY.

15th May 2018 4 min to read

Fit for FORTY.

Category : FITNESS, LIFE

A rambling post about a half marathon, back injuries and turning 40.   OK,...

Drifting – Fast Cars, burning rubber, fur coat, helmet and trainers.

7th May 2018 7 min to read

Drifting – Fast Cars, burning rubber, fur coat, helmet and trainers.

Category : Entertainment

I have always loved the 2 Fast 2 Furious franchise.  2 Fast 2 Furious Number 2 ...

Plenty of Fish in the Lake (POFL) VS Plenty of Fish (POF)

19th April 2018 5 min to read

Plenty of Fish in the Lake (POFL) VS Plenty of Fish (POF)

Category : LIFE

(Where the intrepid Ellen goes lake-fishing and compares it to the trials and tr...

Consider walking…

11th April 2018 3 min to read

Consider walking…

Category : FITNESS

To many avid fitness enthusiasts (myself included) walking just seems like a non...

Surf holiday 2018 Part Deux

10th March 2018 8 min to read

Surf holiday 2018 Part Deux

Category : RANT, Sea, SPORT, Travel

When does a holiday become not-a-holiday?   I have been receiving messages ...

Surf holiday 2018 Day Fecking One

4th March 2018 5 min to read

Surf holiday 2018 Day Fecking One

Category : Beach, RANT, Surf, Travel

Or… How important is it to have a towel/correct towel on holidays/in life....

Get the F*#K up!

10th January 2018 2 min to read

Get the F*#K up!

Category : LIFE, RANT

I am bad at getting out of bed.   It’s not that I am not a morning pe...

A different approach to those new year resolutions

5th January 2018 2 min to read

A different approach to those new year resolutions

Category : LIFE

I was thinking about resolutions and how the end of the old year always brings a...

Don’t Brake! A lesson in life… and cycling

9th November 2017 4 min to read

Don’t Brake! A lesson in life… and cycling

Category : LIFE, SPORT, Uncategorized

I’m a scaredy cat…   This is not new information. I don’t...

End of the Season

8th November 2017 6 min to read

End of the Season

Category : BODY, FITNESS, GYM, LIFE, SPORT

I met Emily about a month ago at a kid’s birthday party.  That’s where we, ...

Matchmaking

21st September 2017 4 min to read

Matchmaking

Category : LIFE

Our intrepid adventuress Ellen (just back from Backpacking in Brazil) – n...

Reformer Pilates – Test Beds!

14th September 2017 3 min to read

Reformer Pilates – Test Beds!

Category : FITNESS, GEAR, GYM

A new reformer Pilates studio opened up in our tiny village in Killaloe, County ...

Towards a better me: Part 11

12th September 2017 4 min to read

Towards a better me: Part 11

Category : FITNESS

I have sat down to write this post at least twenty times and re-written it close...

One of the family

5th September 2017 2 min to read

One of the family

Category : LIFE

I critique my brother-in-law a lot… Some say it’s bullying but it...

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