I have always loved photography and the science behind cameras. Being mesmerised as a child with the family Kodak camera with the screw on flash cube. Taking photos was something that was done on special occasions. Well it was in my household. The waiting game to see your pictures and then discard half of them as there was only one descent one. Oh am I showing my age?? Continue reading
People have asked since I completed the Wainwrights, what next? What are you going to do now? What were your favourites? Continue reading
I could hardly believe that the day had arrived to complete our round of the Wainwrights. For those of you who don’t know what the “Wainwrights” are, they’re a group of 214 Lakeland mountain summits. These are depicted in Wainwrights guides broken down into 7 books each representing an area of the Lake District.
Autumn here already but the weather was anything but seasonal.
But it was the month where I finally got to do the last thing on my 40@40 list. A helicopter flight over the lakes. It was an amazing experience. Continue reading
Halfway through the year and July my birthday month. The weather was fab and managed to get a few more Wainwrights ticked off. Continue reading
So the year is passing by too quickly, they say the older you get the quicker it passes and this is so true. Continue reading
Last year was a busy exciting year and people said how are you going to beat that in 2014?? As you will read it’s been quite a full year full of adventures. Continue reading
Another year draws to an end and it’s true the older you get the quicker it passes. It’s fair to say I’m a doer and this year has been testament to that. Continue reading
This was utterly delicious. I cheated and bought ready rolled puff pastry! I know the shame of being a lazy domestic goddess! Continue reading
I’ve found with the latter Wainwrights we have done it’s become a bit of a chore. When you first start on your wainwright adventure you have so many hills to do. All the ones we had left were in the Western Fells which is quite a drive from Kendal. Hindsight is a wonderful thing, should’ve done these when there was more light. Continue reading