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Diary of a Fat Adventurer

As some of you know by now, I’m registered for the 20km race of the Simpson Desert Ultra in June. I’m part of a team headed up by Plus Size Adventurer Cath…

Fat Girl Swimming …

First swim of the year down at Cudgeon Creek this afternoon. And despite a little sunburn (what was I thinking not putting on sunscreen!?!?!?), I continue to be amazed at just how…

Twighlight Run 2018 – my first full 5k

This time last Sunday I completed my very first run of 5 kilometres at the University of Queensland Twilight Run. I was running as part of the #ISeeDeadlyPeople team with some of…

Tackling the Douglas Track. My first walk in FNQ

“Would you like to come for a walk? It’s not very hard.” “It’s not very hard”. When someone tells me it’s “not hard”, I’m learning that there are different definitions of “hard”…

Rest isn’t a waste / weekend 1 / 52

I feel I’m becoming obsessed with time. Don’t get me wrong, I am enjoying my life, and am very content. Perhaps I’m in the middle of a mid-life crisis where I feel…

Farewell 2017, hello 2018

I felt like 2017 was a significant year for me. It was my first full year in the office (with the business outside of home). I started FatAdventurers! and worked on Black…