Some of the things I’ve loved seeing online in August, with a focus on mountains and strong women!
Feeling fear, learning how to overcome it and embrace it.
A new section of the blog where I share with you things I’ve loved each month; from gear to podcasts, books to videos. This month I feature a great hike in Snowdonia, a couple sailing the world, and an environmental blogpost.
A reflection on the last three summers and the emotions that each year has brought. Getting over sadness, figuring life out and feeling content.
An insight as to why I started blogging, what this blog means to me, and some blogs that inspired its beginnings.
Some personal thoughts on how we can answer the question 'what do you do?' and 'who am I?'. Defining yourself in the eyes of others and yourself; accepting who you are for all it's messy uniqueness.
Patagonia's first European environmental campaign to stop the construction of over 3,000 dams on the Balkan Peninsula. Why Hydropower is not a clean source of renewable energy, and how you can help support the bid.
Personal reflections on hiking alone, and why I'm finding it hard to do so at the moment.
The adventures and thoughts are motivating me for 2018. From completing a 6C climb to being more productive in my working life. All that's inspiring me for the New Year!
I stumbled and tripped, gripping to rocks with my freezing hands and falling through snow in my sodden leggings. I had to use both hands to steady my balance, and when the snow got deeper and the edge got steeper, I dug my boots hard into the snow to ensure I got a solid grip.