Go Ape at Thetford is described as the mother of all the courses and set within 50,000 acres of pine in the UK’s largest man made, lowland forest. A patchwork of pines, heathland and broadleaves provide the ideal setting for a great day out, and a welcome refuge for a rich variety of animal and plant life. The Go Ape adventure began at High Lodge … Continue reading Go Ape Thetford – Tree Top Junior Review.
I’m quite fond of winter. Wrapping up warm, big fluffy jumpers, blankets and boots. Legend has it I was born during a snow storm, prompting my grandmother to swiftly name me her snow goose. Ahh. With the recent hint at possible snowfall I could only forlornly follow on Instagram as snowy scenes and images of fairly dodgy snowmen were posted whilst our pathetic regional attempt … Continue reading Fen Skating
We are so lucky that we live near to Wicken Fen. A large nature reserve and a vital wetland habitat. Home to thousands of species. So we are armed with nets to try and catch a closer look at some of them. We’ve been pond dipping there before. It was brilliant fun, although being a whole year younger was a bit more tricky. When you … Continue reading Pond dipping at Wicken Fen
gofest – a three day, family event held at the Surrey sports park. Pitched to me as a sporting Glastonbury. Given that I love festivals and I love keeping active it sounded great. In fact a friend even suggested it sounded like they had devised the event just for me….they did didn’t they? 😉 Tickets were available for the whole weekend or for single days. … Continue reading gofest Review
In typical British weather fashion, Summer hits hard. All or nothing. I prefer nothing. In the midst of the heat wave I whinge, I whine and I melt. I’m not cut out for Summer. Born a winter baby, in a snowstorm no less. Factor in that I produce red haired offspring, my viking origins clearly mean my blood boils far too easily. In more ways … Continue reading Southwold – Sun, Sea, Sand and Virtuals