Day: October 9, 2017

Half marathon tips from a non-runner — BeLikeYoga

So… I did my second ever half marathon and survived it, yes!! Despite not having trained as much as for my first one, here are the top training tips I could think of after finishing the Windsor Half Marathon in 2 hours and 18 minutes. Tips for the training Commit to it with other friends – This […] via Half marathon tips from a non-runner … Read More Half marathon tips from a non-runner — BeLikeYoga

Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro: The Kingdom of Memory — Sig Nordal, Jr.

Editor’s note: Hope Whitmore’s interview with novelist Kazuo Ishiguro — who was just announced as the 2017 Nobel Laureate in Literature — was originally posted in the B&N Review on March 3, 2015. Some novels are magic — not in what they represent, but what they do. They seep into your consciousness and seem […] via Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro: The Kingdom of Memory — … Read More Nobel Laureate Kazuo Ishiguro: The Kingdom of Memory — Sig Nordal, Jr.

They say exercise is good for a cold (40) — Paris and the single girl

Another marathon study session – this one in the reading room of the Arts de Spectacle department at the Richelieu site of the BNF – another burst of energy that must be walked off. I think one of the things that really cemented my love for Paris was how easily walkable it is. Now, some […] via They say exercise is good for a cold … Read More They say exercise is good for a cold (40) — Paris and the single girl

On the street in Madagascar… — Africa far and wide

I didn’t really know what to expect. And I was right not to expect, because there is no box for Madagascar! Sometimes it felt like we were in the middle of Asia, surrounded by rice paddies and people with Polynesian features. Sometimes it felt a bit like what I imagine Cuba to be; a colourful, […] via On the street in Madagascar… — Africa far … Read More On the street in Madagascar… — Africa far and wide

Food – What I Eat in Day — antonia robinson

I’m back with a summer edition of ‘what I eat in a day’. I realise I haven’t done a post in this series for a while but as a keen cook I will be keeping these posts coming. Keep reading to see what I ate today on a pescatarian diet… B R E A K F A […] via Food – What I Eat in … Read More Food – What I Eat in Day — antonia robinson