Boxing Day Dinner

Boxing Day Dinner

It’s been a day spent traveling, getting organized (well, reorganized) back in Lyon, and then getting prepared for the Christmas Dinner that we are having today, on Boxing Day. So what am I putting on the menu for tonight? We’ve got a few little flavored...
Danizy and Achery

Danizy and Achery

Merry Christmas! Today is the day for waking up at the crack of dawn, opening presents, and then having a late breakfast…unless you are in the north of France. Here we open the presents and eat a huge dinner on Christmas Eve and, come Christmas Day, sleep in...
Picardie Villages

Picardie Villages

We’re up in Picardie for a couple of days celebrating Christmas with C├ęcile’s family before shooting back to Lyon to collect Jamie for Christmas Part II: Electric Boogaloo. I didn’t bring my running gear this time as I am spending a couple of days...
Something’s Coming

Something’s Coming

Could be! Who knows? There’s something due any day; I will know right away, Soon as it shows. It may come cannonballing down through the sky, Gleam in its eye, Bright as a rose! Something’s coming but, sadly for the world, it may not be the...
2017 on Strava

2017 on Strava

Can you keep up with me? If you want to keep up with my training and racing without clicking through to the site, it’s easy. Just drop your name and email address in the box on the right and you’ll get a weekly email with all the news, all the links, and...
What Sort of Country Are You?

What Sort of Country Are You?

On the front page of Buzzfeed today is this hard-hitting piece: Answer Some This Or That Questions And We’ll Tell You Whether You Like New Year’s Or Christmas Better And people say that millennials don’t appreciate serious journalism… There was...