Time has a habit of rolling on and here I find myself at the beginning of February 2018! So what has been happening so far this year? Well, the year started in France for me. We avoided the snowmageddon that was being reported back home but we did suffer a wet spell while we were…Read more January 2018!
I’ve had a few days to recover from the exertions of the Coast to Coast 2017 and, as ever, I’m starting to look ahead to the next thing. We’ll get to that later. In the meantime we should get caught up on the exploits of the weekend of 9th September 2017. I took the Friday…Read more Coast to Coast 2017 Report
Those that are paying attention might remember the multiple attempts at the National 3 Peaks Challenge a few years ago. We managed to get two of the hills done but never made it to Snowdon. Eventually Stacey and I completed the challenge within the 24 hour limit. And so some 5 years later we decided…Read more Snowdon!
Last Friday we packed up the car at lunchtime, picked up the Monkey from school and headed to Beinglas campsite just north of Loch Lomond. The weather was fair and we had the tent up within a short space of time so that we could enjoy the sun going down with a wee glass of…Read more A weekend away
Not all adventures have to be grand affairs that require a lot of planning. On mid summer’s night we had a few friends over and camped out in our back garden. There was a barbecue, a fire to keep us toasty, some drinks to keep us lubricated and plenty of conversation under the stars. The…Read more More mini-adventures
My apologies for neglecting you for so long. I’ve started a new job, amongst other things, since I last wrote. That isn’t what I wanted to tell you about though. Instead I wanted to tell you about last weekend’s camping trip, to Buxton of all places. Specifically I wanted to tell you about the day…Read more Has it really been that long?
Time flies when you’re having fun. This week I have spent most of my time trying to figure out what is happening at work. More interestingly I spent the weekend camping in Cumbria with friends and family. We headed down there on Saturday and pitched the tent in glorious sunshine. Our tent is not ideal…Read more Aira Force