2 to 8 December 2013 The sky over Lincoln looked as ominous as the wind felt on Thursday. This photo just doesn’t show how rough the Brayford was – I wouldn’t have wanted to be on a boat that day! It was Lincoln Christmas Market this weekend – the weather was rather changeable over the
Sky Rides have been running around the country for several years, and this year Lincoln has (finally) joined in with a series of Sky Ride Local events for us to take part in. These are organised rides supported by British Cycling Ride Leaders. Some are just a handful of miles at a slow pace suitable
Next year I will be undertaking one massive road trip – a trip of a life time – riding through some of the most iconic places in America on a Harley Davidson motorbike. I can’t wait. Really. It is going to be such an amazing experience. But it is, of course, possible to have a fantastic
When we went to Ruka in Finland a couple of weeks ago we knew there was a chance that we might see the Northern Lights. The Aurora Borealis is a natural light display in the sky particularly in Arctic and Antarctic regions, caused by the collision of energetic charged particles with atoms in the thermosphere.
I ticked something of my things to do list today… the Sky Coaster at Kissimmee. It’s the tallest Sky Coaster in the world at 300ft, and basically simulates the freefall of a sky dive. This is my fourth holiday to Orlando and I’ve been thinking about it each time, this time I decided I’d just
It’s a new Snap Happy month, this time set by another blogging friend Life, Ninja Killer Cat and Everything Else. There’s some interesting topics, so here goes… Holding onto Summer – No problem with that where I am at the moment!
Last Days of Summer – Hooray for blue sky!
After a pretty decent start to my 2012 km in 2012 challenge, things went a bit pear shaped in June. My friends and regular readers of Splodz Blogz know why that was, and while I hate making excuses, I can honestly say that I did all I could. The start of July was pretty rubbish too,
What’s the Weather Like Today? Use the tag SnapHappyBritMums here on Splodz Blogz to find all the photos from May.
I’m not sure when or how it started, but I remember that when my Grandparents lived in Budleigh Salterton, a gorgeous little village in Devon, that we would often take a drive to the seafront simply “to see if the sea was still there“. It’s something that has stuck with me. Even before then I
I went on a quick trip to Helsinki for work… as you do… here are my Year in Photos entries: 29/11/11: Table for one at the airport hotel 30/11/11: Beautiful sunset above the clouds as we were descending into Finland 01/12/11: They know how to do Christmas decorations in Finland… these massive baubles were awesome,
This was the sky over Brayford Pool as the sun set. 26/11/11: Nice sky in Lincoln
Since we moved I’ve been meaning to walk up into the village to see what is there… a bit of a grey day but the view is stunning. 04/11/11: Damp view across the Lincolnshire countryside