Other Adventures

Shifting Motivation

So, I know I haven't posted in quite a while. I don't want to be one of those bloggers who frequently disappears and comes back with a whole bunch of excuses, but sometimes life just happens. I've posted about why I've taken some time off from blogging and my thoughts about moving forward over on… Continue reading Shifting Motivation

Blogging, Running

Running Injury Update and More Focus

I have exciting news in two parts! I'm back to running - slowly and shorter runs at the moment - but back! My recovery is coming along after my disappointing DNF at the Adelaide Half Marathon. After nearly 1 year of blogging, I like it more and more all the time. I have decided to… Continue reading Running Injury Update and More Focus

Running

Adelaide Marathon Festival Review

On Sunday, I took part in the Joggers World Half Marathon, part of the 41st Adelaide Marathon Festival. The Festival includes the Adelaide Marathon, Joggers World Half Marathon, Physio Smart 10km, Embrace 5km, and Race the Popeye Kids Fun Run. Overall, the event seemed well-run with only a few areas for improvement. The Half Marathon… Continue reading Adelaide Marathon Festival Review

Running

Race Report: Adelaide Half Marathon 2019

Sadly this morning's run did not go as well as I had hoped. In fact, I registered my very first DNF. Making the decision to step out of the race was one of the hardest running decisions I have ever made, even though I'm sure I made the right choice. I hate quitting, and after… Continue reading Race Report: Adelaide Half Marathon 2019

Jewel at Changi from T3 Link Bridge
Travel

Singapore’s New Jewel

Singapore is known for its gardens, interesting architecture, food and shopping. Often, these facets of Singapore's culture come together. For example, the purple avatar-like Supertrees, which are soaring vertical gardens at Gardens by the Bay that support a several-story high walkway and restaurant, and are home to a nightly light show. If you have had… Continue reading Singapore’s New Jewel