Face of Anxiety

With mental health there is no one size fits all in my experience. When I am brave enough to admit to people “I suffer with anxiety” people are shocked. It’s usually accompanied with “you? But you’re so outgoing, happy”.

New boots

It was probably about 5 years after moving to the Lake District, that I bought my first pair of walking boots and discovered my love for the hills.

A tick off the fabulist – Settle to Carlisle train journey

I had always wanted to do the Carlisle to Settle/Settle to Carlisle railway journey.  I love travelling by train, watching the world go by as I sit taking it all in.  Even better if it is a steam train.  In 2015 when Storm Desmond hit Cumbria, there was a landslide near Armathwaite which shut the … More A tick off the fabulist – Settle to Carlisle train journey

Resolutions

Another year has passed by in a blink of an eye, they say the older you get the quicker it passes. Though when I speak with my 2 stepsons, they think the same, I guess we are just leading busier lives.