UK Tent Shows Summer 2019

UK Tent Shows Summer 2019

Buying a tent can be a long process. There’s a lot to consider, not to mention an awful lot of choice! It is really helpful to be able to see different tents set up in order to compare your options

Bank Holiday Deals

Bank Holiday Deals

This post contains some affiliate links, if you click through and subsequently make a purchase, I may earn a small commission. There is no extra cost to you. May is a great time to get outside. Firstly, it’s National Walking

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky 46

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky 46

Can you believe it’s May already? I’m loving the milder weather and getting very excited about our summer adventures. I know it’s been a while since the last installment, but as you know, both me and David have families and

The Beginner’s Guide to Running

The Beginner’s Guide to Running

You might not think it to look at me, but I actually used to be quite good at running. Despite my complete lack of coordination, and my dismal record in sport, I used to run about 25 kilometres a week.

How To Survive Camping With Kids

How To Survive Camping With Kids

Doing any kind of outdoor activity with kids is definitely a challenge first and fun later. Like adults, kids don’t really understand or know what’s dangerous or harmful for them and what’s not. Guiding them outdoors becomes a little tough

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky: Week 45

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky: Week 45

I hope that everyone has managed some outdoor time this week. As I’m typing this, Storm Gareth is raging outside (Storm Gareth-seriously who comes up with these names!) but I’ve managed to avoid the worst of the wild weather. If

My Top Blogging Tools

My Top Blogging Tools

I haven’t really written much about my current work situation, but things are changing around here! I am officially still on maternity leave for another month, but in reality I haven’t stopped working. Since finishing work back in July, I

Review: CimAlp Quebec 2 F Warm & Waterproof Outdoor Trousers

Review: CimAlp Quebec 2 F Warm & Waterproof Outdoor Trousers

I don’t know what it is about me, but I always find trousers difficult to buy. Hence I tend to go cheap and cheerful and resign myself to the fact that I’ll never find a pair I really like. This

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky: Week 43

#AdventureCalling Outdoor Linky: Week 43

We’re back! I’m sorry about our extended break, we stopped for Christmas, then we had a January break and after forgetting last week, we’re finally up and running again as normal. From now on, #AdventureCalling will be open every other

Beginner’s Guide to Nordic Walking

Beginner’s Guide to Nordic Walking

Did you know that Nordic Walking exercises 90% of your body’s muscles? If you compare this to running which only uses 45% and cycling which uses 50%, it’s unsurprising why Nordic Walking is set to become a huge fitness trend