It’s happening this Saturday!!

Ahhhh! I’m doing the Three Peaks Challenge this Saturday!! Months of planning and training and it’s here. It’s happening THIS WEEKEND! The Three Peaks Challenge has always been something I wanted to do but I never knew if I’d actually … Continue reading

A weekend of running & walking Cadir Idris

At the start of October we headed to a tiny cottage near Machynlleth, perched up on a hill with nothing but sheep around us and a gorgeous view. That’s right… we escaped from the farm to go and stay on … Continue reading

Walking Snowdon

A friend of mine has never walked Snowdon and as she was home from Australia for a few months we found a weekend free and off we went. I’ve walked Snowdon twice before, using the Llanberis path both times. The first … Continue reading

Pick up your poo… everywhere!

Dog poo…  it’s not a pleasant subject (which is why I’ve waited until after tea time to post this) but it’s one that needs to be discussed. Dog foul is one of the most complained about environmental issues to local … Continue reading

Difficult decisions

We all come across difficult decisions from time to time, some of us more than others. When to retire our dog from agility. Whether to move for that dream job or stay near family and friends. To buy a van … Continue reading

Essential gear for long hikes with your dog

I’m not talking about a long walk along the cycle tracks or canal (although these tips will still apply), I’m talking about a hike up a mountain or across fields, setting off after breakfast with a full rucksack and a … Continue reading

Scafell Pike

I don’t normally do “tough” things. I’ve never been one to take on challenges. I do achievable things, which to me aren’t massive challenges. I wouldn’t try to swim the channel, because I’d drown. I don’t go on rollercoaster’s because … Continue reading

Yorkshire 3 Peaks for Diabetes UK

We did it! In the pouring rain and very heavy cloud we completed the Yorkshire 3 Peaks in 14 hours 15 minutes! On Saturday 18th July we woke up with the sound of heavy rain falling on the tents and … Continue reading