I Might Spill My Wine

FFS FridaySo what has been giving me the shits this week?I have been begging, bribing and pleading with HB to shave his beard off for months now to no avail ... FFSHe decides to get his beard and head shaved the week before the marathon ... FFSObviously he thought it would allow him to run … [Read more...]

Niggles and Giggles

FFS FridayNext time, I will stick to what I know bestSo what has been giving me the shits this week?Our Father's Day was awesome on Sunday ... No FFSHB said it was his best Father's Day ever and Maggie had a blast too ... No FFSHe started his day off with an early morning run and when he came home … [Read more...]

Pain, Problems and Persistence

FFS FridayIf these injuries spread I will be yelling for Papa SmurfSo what has been giving me the shits this week?It has been another fun filled week full of mishaps ... FFSGolden rule of marathon training is not to switch to new shoes just a few weeks away from the big day ... No FFSOf course, I … [Read more...]

Let’s Have Another Baby

FFS Friday So what has been giving me shits this week?FFS started last Friday on cue ... FFSOur apartment fire alarm went off at 1.30am ... FFSWe all woke up grabbed our kids and evacuated to the curbside ... FFS30 families sat outside in their morning glory for an hour ... FFSFalse alarm ... … [Read more...]

Touch Wood

FFS FridaySo what has been giving me the shits this week?I knew this August would be the longest and most tiring month of the year ... FFSBut I grossly underestimated it ... FFSThe Sydney marathon is next month so it feels like all I do is eat, run, sleep and repeat ... FFSExcept there's so much … [Read more...]

Pitch Black

FFS FridayRAAF Darwin Pitch Black Flight Schedule(Image Credit)So what has been giving me the shits this week?We survived our trip to Kakadu without being eaten by a croc ... FFSThere were plenty of crocs to be seen too ... No FFSHB liked to tempt his fate by getting as close as he could to the … [Read more...]

You Are My Sunshine

FFS Friday(Image Credit)So what has been giving me the shits this week?Maggie was invited to her first random kid from daycare birthday party last week ... No FFSShe often comes home talking about her BFFS but had never once mentioned this little girl's name so I was quite surprised ... No FFSWhen I … [Read more...]

Instant Foot Fetish Cure

FFS FridaySo what has been giving me the shits this week?Let's discuss feet and to be more specific let's talk about blackened toenails ... FFSI'm guessing only runners have continued reading this post by now ... No FFSHB and I have an ongoing competition, who has the most blackened toenails … [Read more...]