Twenty years ago, a tall, slightly shy, slightly awkward guy called Lawrence joined my team at the outdoor centre I worked at, as part of his gap year. He then ended up at the same university as me and had soon adopted me as his surrogate sister away from home. Quickly he also became my … Continue reading Rest in fun, Loz. You are missed.
Been a bit quiet on the blog front, for various reasons. Hopefully I'll be back on the writing wagon now. I'm curating a blogging season for the Women in the Outdoors group I help run, Tough Girl Challenges, so I thought I should really do it too! It's also Women in Sport week, so my … Continue reading I wrote a blog…
The anticipation of travelling can make me anxious But there is skiing to be done So feel the fear and do it anyway (*from Susan Jeffers' book) And next time, remember it was worth it Travelling has always been an anxiety trigger for me. As a child, we travelled a lot as a family. But … Continue reading Dancing with my fears in the mountains
So, my 2017 intentions for the mind are; Connect with friends, Make and Create, Time on the (yoga) mat. Over the years, I've learnt a lot about what makes me happy, calm and excited. However, life intervenes and I'm not always good at doing it. I've had redecorating my house and having garden parties on my … Continue reading Intentions for the mind
A day of finding joy in the small simple things, whilst working through my 'to do' list. Spring is coming in my garden What small things brought you joy today?
I love... red roses heart shaped chocolate slushy cards halloumi cups of tea my duvet yes, yes, ok. It's that day again. Stay with me, this is a bit of a stream of consciousness post! I always try to put a different spin on this day, because I am romantic, but not in a commercial … Continue reading Love, passion and all that…
A quick one! It's real! I was mentioned on my favourite podcast! And I'm going to be blogging there too! (That's a lot of exclamation marks!) So, we're driving back from Exmoor, it's pouring with rain, I'm feeling bleurgggh with a cold and toothache. We're listening to the latest episode - Phillipa Cox of our … Continue reading A mention on my favourite podcast!