Yikes. 41. I made it. What a year that was, with ambitious challenges set and even bigger ones thrown at me by life. I even answered that age-old conundrum and found out what happens when you press that big red button. With a couple of challenges to complete in the new year to finish my list and ease me through January, but here’s a recap … Continue reading 40 Things I did
Striding Edge is a renowned ridge and arguably the finest way to summit Helvellyn. Crags and scree fall away from either side of the arête, with plenty of exposure a breathtaking and quite dramatic scene. A grade 1 scramble that’s relatively easy as long as you have a head for heights, and can be made easier by following alternative paths below the main ridge – … Continue reading Striding Edge
It’s pretty obvious I like a challenge. Sure I’m a big scaredy-cat but I like to go out, push my boundaries and find the magic that lurks outside of the comfort zone. Recently however a simple girls weekend away become way more challenging than planned, and as such I’m damn well claiming it for my 40 things Thingamy. 2019 we’ve established is a challenging year. … Continue reading Whitby – Against the odds
The Flatlands of East Anglia whilst filled with plenty of great locations and creative caches aren’t exactly known for adventurous geocaching hotspots. I love to travel so a road trip in search of adventurous or interesting caches is always going to be a good thing. This is definitely a cup of tea post though folks, so grab a brew. Awesome caches come with long stories, especially … Continue reading Geocaching Road Trip
Woah, we’re over half way there. So it’s time to take a look and yup, just like Tommy it would seem I’m *woah* livin’ on a prayer. A new addition to the top of the list was the unscheduled mid-life crisis. Credit where it’s due, I’ve completely nailed it! *Takes a bow* I’ve chosen the design for my first tattoo, the Ferrari is on order … Continue reading 40 Things – The story so far.