To see in the New Year we planned two nights of wild camping up in fells around the Fairfield horseshoe. We started up Nab Scar in the in the dark and half way up it started raining. We met two people coming back down who said it was VERY windy up along the top so… Read More Lake District | Fairfield Horseshoe
It’s 48 hours since I got back to ballet class and I am currently in the depths of DOMS (delayed onset muscle soreness). It’s as bad as was expected. The preparatory stretch session the day before class to locate the hibernating ballet muscles was as helpful as a dead pair of pointe shoes when you’re learning… Read More Sloppy Glissés and Grandma Hips
I have just ordered a new pair of pointe shoes for the first time in over a year. Proper ballet class is back on. For those of you that read La Petite Ballerine you’ll know how much of a passion taking ballet classes used to be. Unfortunately a few issues, mainly anxiety and then my regular class… Read More Back to Ballet
So I finally got to try out the Plan a Route option that Suunto offers for their Ambit3 Sport. Considering I didn’t buy this watch for the navigation function it has turned out to be a massive added bonus. It certainly cannot replace map reading but it certainly does a good job of trying and… Read More Suunto Ambit3 Sport | Navigation
Last week I was in touch with a member of our Alps 2016 party and mentioned that when BG got back from Rjukan that her and the fellow novice should come over of drinks and a catch up. Her reply was that she and the fellow novice would not be attending any future social events… Read More Bravery.