Gorge Walking // Open Door Adventure

Gorge walking is becoming a family favourite outdoor activity which we all look forward to and enjoy.  So, when we were given the chance to go with Open Door Adventure, we jumped at the chance! Open Door Adventure is an Adventure Outdoor Pursuits & Team Building Centre based near St Asaph, Denbighshire, North Wales, a […]

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{Review} The Forbicy JACPACK

This is a post for those of you who like to head out for the day, carrying the minimal but also prepared for the worst…good old rain, and in the words of my favourite comedian, Peter Kay, “that fine rain that soaks you through!”.  It’s more for the bikers but can be used by anyone […]

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Postcards from Poland

The other week, Paul and I were invited to a Wedding in Poland.  Having never been there before {because you have to get on a plane}, I was very excited, wasn’t too sure what to expect of Poland and a little bit nervous {because you have to get on  a plane…}.  Poland was everything and […]

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“Is This Real Life?!…”

OR “No, it’s not a hen do…more like a midlife crisis…!” was the other title I was thinking of going with.  Because we said that a few times whilst holidaying in Benidorm too.  But “Is this real life?!“…yeah, that was me.  As we were all sat there on the beach that first morning, a cheeky […]

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The Old Man of Coniston

There’s this thing with Alfie where he will run around with a football and his mates all day errday {well, pre-fortnite days.  I never knew I could hate something {ps4} and a game {fortnite} so much, but I do!!}..but the second we mention a walk, Oh! all of a sudden he’s really tired and omg, […]

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{review} When it does what it says on the tin!

Or, in this case, Yes it’s Waterproof.  Yes it’s breathable.  And Yes it’s comfortable, too.  And I rather like it very much.  I mean, it’s only now I’ve started to wear my other jackets since February.  And it’s been worn in all weathers on all occassions too. Snow Days There’s that time the Snow came…twice.  […]

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