Top 5 Places to see British Wildlife

Top 5 Places to see British Wildlife

If you think of unforgettable wildlife holidays across the world, there are some experiences that spring instantly to mind, like a safari in Africa, or spotting orang -utans in Borneo or lemurs in Madagascar. However, we are fortunate in the

Preview: Timber Festival 2019

Preview: Timber Festival 2019

Last year we were invited along for the inaugural Timber Festival held in the National Forest near Ashby de la Zouch. We were offered weekend tickets, but as I was 36 weeks pregnant and it was sooooooooooo hot (really really

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

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 join in with the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2019

How to join in with the RSPB Big Garden Birdwatch 2019

One of the many benefits of moving house last year is that we now have a much bigger garden. Not only that, but our garden is absolutely teeming with birds! We only moved to the next street, yet our old

Let’s Talk Tents – 5 Things To Look For In Camping Tents

Let’s Talk Tents – 5 Things To Look For In Camping Tents

You’ll always remember your first camping experience. Rising and retreating with the sun, the sound of zips at all hours, and being at one with nature. All these moments are made possible with the right tent, and you can be

Our Top Outdoor YouTubers of 2018

Our Top Outdoor YouTubers of 2018

We don’t watch a lot of television in our house, but what we do watch is a lot of YouTube. To be precise, a lot of outdoor YouTube channels (and terrible parking/driving, children playing with toys and 80’s cartoons, but

My Review of 2018

My Review of 2018

Well, it’s been a strange year. The first half of the year was taken up with selling our old house, buying a new one and moving, and all the stress that entails. The second half of the year was taken

7 Autumn Hiking Essentials

7 Autumn Hiking Essentials

I love this time of year, Autumn is definitely my favourite season. There’s nothing better than spending time outdoors on a cool, crisp day surrounded by beautiful colours. However, the colder temperatures and shorter daylight hours bring new challenges. It

Review: Timber Festival 2018

Review: Timber Festival 2018

When we were invited along to experience the first ever Timber Festival I was initially excited, until the reality hit me. It sounded like an amazing weekend, packed full of outdoor family fun, good music and food. Right up our