Extended Wk7 completed - and a sponge for Poppypug :-)

Extended Wk7 completed - and a sponge for Poppypug :-)

Well that's week 7 done and dusted - although it took me a few days longer than planned. Found a fabulous route around Badminton Estate and rattled off R1 and R2 but must admit I really didn't enjoy either of them - think my fall must've affected me more than I thought. Then I discovered that 18 hour working days didn't contain enough time or energy for running so had to wait until this morning to do R3.

I was worried I might've lost a bit form having not run at all for a week, but I couldn't have been more worng. This morning's run was the most comfortable and enjoyable by far, and I actually ran for 40 seconds longer than necessary! Roll on Wk 8 this time around Chatwsworth Estate in Derbyshire :-)

And the sponge is for Poppypug's momentous 10K achievement - well done you gorgeous gal! :-)

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  • that cake looks awesomee yumm !

  • Thank you Babykcal!! I didn't eat any :-( Maybe when I graduate :-)

  • Well done. Cake looks great

  • Thanks :-)

  • That cake looks Y U M M Y !! Congratulations on your running AND your baking. Mary Berry eat your heart out! :)

  • Thanks AM - I bet Mary Berry can't run for 25 minutes ;-)

  • Oh Sazzle , thank you so much ! Blimey, that looks amazing !!!

    Well done you, you are so talented !

    Well done for completing Week 8 . Your Graduation week is just around the corner ......

    You will definitely have to bake yourself a very special cake for that one !

    Oh and I hope you can join us for the GMR next year ! Fab stuff xxx

  • Ah sorry ! I thought you had completed Week 8 ! It was the thought of that cake - it completely threw me ! Sorry Sazzle ! :-) xxxx

  • Lol That's ok PP - I like when my cakes send people scatty :-)

    Well done you on the 10K - would definitely love to join you next year......and I promise to ditch the giraffe outfit next time :-D :-D :-D

  • Oh it was you ! :-) :-) xxx

    Yes you must come next year Sazz , would be lovely to meet you xxx

    Oh I just want to faceplant into that cake ha ha :-) xxx

  • Cake. Cake. Cake. Cake. Cake.

    :) :) :) :) :) :)

    And that's all I have to say about that ....

  • Wow - fantastic cake. Send a slice this way pleeease!

  • Hhhhmmmm Sponge cake! That looks lovely sazzle.

    Well done on completing week 7 and yes being fresh is a big help.

  • Oh gawd that looks fab . Dive in!

    I bet Marry Berry can run😊

    Chatsworth is lovely but not flat! ☺

  • Oh yumm, lucky Poppi. After 10k, it is well deserved.

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