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

I’m nominated for an award!

I’m nominated for an award!

When I started this blog I didn’t expect it to really go anywhere. I just wanted a record of our outdoor adventures to look back on in years to come. Along the way I’ve been lucky to pick up a

3 Easy ways to improve your blog traffic

3 Easy ways to improve your blog traffic

When I started this blog way back in 2013 on Tumblr (anyone remember Tumblr?) I had very little idea about blogging. I had never heard of SEO and I had no idea of the direction that my website was heading.

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

Review: Pitlands Farm Holidays

Review: Pitlands Farm Holidays

Back at the end of April we had a brilliant short break in The Malvern Hills. We discovered that it’s the perfect destination for an outdoor loving family, and we enjoyed our Alpaca trekking adventure. Another aspect that impressed us

Father’s Day Gifts for Outdoor Dads

Father’s Day Gifts for Outdoor Dads

I don’t know about you, but I always find it hard choosing a gift for my Dad on Father’s Day. I tend to go with something unoriginal and every year vow to do better. Well, fear not, this year I