Happy Days #20 – Catch Up!

A bit late for you this week.  Only 2 days late but thanks to my trusty bullet journal I have all my happy bits written down in text form for last week.  Lets take a look at all the little bits that made me happy last week: – Getting a …

Serpentine Woods – Alphabet Trail Family Walk

Serpentine Woods – Alphabet Trail Family Walk My Mum rang me up the other day and asked if we would like to come for a walk with her.  Serpentine Woods in Kendal, Cumbria, was the suggested walk.  I’m not from Kendal myself but my Mum is and although I have …

The habit of habits

Ever since I finished the 5×50 challenge back at the end of May I’ve slowly seen myself get lazier and lazier. Once upon a time I would have been up and changed by 9am looking forward to leaving the house. Yes, even with a teeny tiny baby. Roll on to now and I find myself rushing around with minutes to spare to get out the door, often being late.
What’s happened I ask myself?

Buzzards, Bats & Best Friends 

Those of you who are regulars on my blog may have noticed that I went missing over the weekend. A long long weekend, 5 whole days of quiet and more… We went camping.  the Robot & I left Daddy Dave at home on Thursday and set off to Eskdale with …

Playing Outdoors

With a baby playing out doors can be tricky. As the Robot has got bigger though it is becoming easier and easier.   Our favourite thing to do outdoors with him is going for a walk!  We did exactly this as part of The Wildlife Trusts #30DaysWild challenge. In the …

Guide to Camping With a Baby

Guide to Camping With a Baby For my #30DaysWild Challenge I am going to share with you some tips on going camping in the wild with a baby.  Ours is 11 months and so far he’s had 6 nights under the stars.  We are no experts but it might give …

Let’s Get Wild

Everything is about to get a little bit wild.  It’s June, I can’t quite believe it, but it is.  What does June bring?  A whole new challenge… Brought to you by The Wildlife Trust, we are embarking on 30 Days Wild.  A chance to get outdoors and explore the wild. …

Knoydart Peninsula – A Scottish Hideaway

Knoydart Peninsula Knoydart is a peninsula on the West coast of the Scottish Highlands. It is cut off from the UK mainland road network and you can get to by boat or foot.  Inverie is the main village and where the boat from Mallaig lands. We opted to catch the …

5×50 The Final Weekend!

For the past 7 weeks I have been taking part in the 5×50 Challenge. I do hope I’ve not bored you with my updates! The hardest thing about completing this challenge has been keeping the updates a bit more interesting than, “we went for a walk”…

Yewbarrow Woods, Bluebells and Owls

This is my second installment of our weekend away camping, read part one here.  The next day and after we had packed up we set off on the road at 11am.  No quick starts when there is no rush to leave!   Within 2 minutes of driving off, I shouted at …