THE WEEKLY BLOG EPISODE 05 | A WEEK IN TENERIFE

posted in: The Weekly Blog, Travel | 4

I am very fortunate to be writing this week’s weekly blog on my last morning in Tenerife. It’s Saturday morning and we fly home later this afternoon, and I don’t mind saying that I’d be happy to stay here at … Continued

WATERPROOFING MYSELF FOR HIKING

posted in: Outdoors, Review | 8

Recently I seem to be in the habit of choosing the wettest of wet days to go hiking. And camping. I mean, this year alone I’ve done Kinder, Lancashire, and the Yorkshire Three Peaks in absolutely terrible rain. A lot … Continued

A Picnic in my Kitchen: Not Doing the Lyke Wake Walk

posted in: Outdoors, Personal | 6

I have had picnics in the rain before. I am a member of that family who would sit on the beach in our raincoats eating jam sandwiches and blue and white striped crisps, determined to enjoy our day by the … Continued