Training for the mountains

Training for the mountains

Emily and I first met doing a charity challenge in the Lake District – hiking the four highest peaks in 2 days. One Scarfell, Scarfell Pike, Skiddaw and Helvellyn later and we had become friends – mainly because we spent most of that weekend together at...
Navigating Norfolk

Navigating Norfolk

I upped sticks and moved from South London to Norfolk last summer (yes I am one of THOSE people!). While I was in London, I got into the habit of heading out nearly every weekend into the countryside of Surrey or Kent for long days of hiking and the more I did it, the...
From Shirker to Walker

From Shirker to Walker

Ok, so I wasn’t technically a shirker – I was someone who threw myself into all sorts of challenges – but I definitely wasn’t a walker in any sense of the word. But now, walking plays a massive and important part in my life. How on earth did that happen? It was the...