5 Reasons you should use Walking Poles

5 Reasons you should use Walking Poles

I generally try to keep my kit to a minimum when out walking, however there are a few essential items that are always in my rucksack, I’ve also recently been persuaded of the benefits of using walking poles. I used

Review: BOGS Boots for all the family

Review: BOGS Boots for all the family

Over the last couple of months me and Finn have each been road testing a pair of BOGS insulated boots. I’ve been a massive fan of BOGS ever since Finn had his first pair of Baby BOGS, and so I

Review: Rohan Women’s Winter Roamers

Review: Rohan Women’s Winter Roamers

I don’t know what it is about me, but I can never find a pair of walking trousers (well, actually any trousers) that fit well. I consider myself average height and size, but it’s always a nightmare finding a pair

The Layering System Explained

The Layering System Explained

Unlike most of my posts, this one has come about at the most opportune moment! We are under a few inches of snow, and with the arctic blast set to continue for a few more days, it’s a great time

Review: Hi-Tec Altitude Alpyna Women’s Boots

Review: Hi-Tec Altitude Alpyna Women’s Boots

I’ve tried out a lot of footwear over the years and so I like to think I know what I’m looking for in a pair of walking boots. When Hi-Tec got in touch and sent me some boots to try,

Review: Summit to Eat Freeze Dried Adventure Food

Review: Summit to Eat Freeze Dried Adventure Food

We were recently sent some samples of freeze dried food adventure food from Summit to Eat  and we had great fun in the woods putting them to the test. We tried out a 2 day ‘Festival Kit’ which retails at £19.50

Review: Jan and Jul Childrenswear

Review: Jan and Jul Childrenswear

If you saw our exciting news recently, you’ll know that me and Finn have been chosen as brand reps for Jan and Jul clothing for the rest of the year. It means that we get to try out some fantastic

S’No Queen Thermals: Review and Giveaway

S’No Queen Thermals: Review and Giveaway

I’m a real winter baby and love getting outside in the colder months. But if there’s one thing I’ve learnt, it’s that if you want to spend time outdoors in the winter, you really need to invest in some proper

The Helpful Hiker and Jan & Jul

The Helpful Hiker and Jan & Jul

I’ve got some exciting news to share today. We have just been named as brand reps for outdoor childrenswear brand, Jan & Jul! “Based in famously beautiful and rainy Vancouver, Twinklebelle Design Inc. designs and makes “rain or shine” kids

Review: Sundried Activewear

Review: Sundried Activewear

Have you ever worn clothing made from coffee? Until recently I hadn’t either, but it’s been something of a revelation. I don’t go to the gym these days, but that doesn’t mean I’m not active. This is especially true when