The Forest of Dean is well known as an area of natural beauty, but there are some extra hidden gems in the area where you can eat and drink! As part of the Forest of Dean Bloggers Weekend (organised by the local Tourism Association), I sampled a selection of culinary delights around the Forest of Dean. I…Read more Forest of Dean: Food & Drink
I was kindly contacted by Kitshack.com recently and asked to review a selection of their Autumn/Winter Buff collection. Being fairly new to the world of blogging, this was exciting! I chose a Buff for myself and Leo (Yep! They have a dog range! Although I didn't go for matching styles) and they sent it out!…Read more Product Review: Buff Headwear!
I recently bought a new pair of walking boots. I'll tell you about my experience visiting MountainFeet, a local shop in Marsden, near Huddersfield, where I was sold a pair of boots that were right for my feet. Walking Boots: Past and Present I've had a pair of walking boots for as long as I…Read more Local Business: MountainFeet
Wild Walks With Wine has been up and running for about six weeks now. I've had my ups and downs with it, but I thought I would tell you about some of the things I've learnt (and some things that I need to learn) through this whole process! The Idea I first started Wild Walks…Read more Finding My Feet…
This weekend's wild walk took us up the beautiful Northumberland coast to Seahouses for an 8 mile roundtrip to the historic Bamburgh, passing Bamburgh's iconic castle, and back again. We walked out along St Oswald's Way, stopped for lunch in Bamburgh and headed back to Seahouses on along the beach. This week Leo and I had…Read more Coastal Northumberland – Seahouses to Bamburgh
This week's walk took Leo and I back to Hadrian's Wall for a short(ish) undulating walk from the ancient remains of Housesteads Roman Fort along to Sycamore Gap in the beautiful landscape of the Northumberland National Park. Sunny came with us this time, so I have to give credit to him for a lot of…Read more Back to Hadrian’s Wall
Merry Christmas!!! I hope everybody has had a fantastic time over the festive period, and you're looking forward to the New Year! So this week in the UK we had Monday and Tuesday as Bank Holidays, thanks to Christmas Day falling on a Sunday this year. My sister-in-law took this opportunity to come along with…Read more Boxing Day… but not actual Boxing Day