Boxing Day run and swim

We are all keen to blow away the cobwebs and get some fresh air on Boxing Day.  Some take it a step further… Visiting relatives on the Isle of Wight we came across the annual Freshwater Boxing Day run and swim. Freshwater is

Christmas fudge recipe

Christmas fudge recipe

Who needs mint cake on the mountains when you can take along your own lovely homemade fudge? We’re about to make a batch of this divine brazil nut  fudge recipe. It is taken  from Organic by Sophie Grigson  and is a firm favourite

Our best views in North Wales

Our best views in North Wales

  This is an incredible  winter view from the Carneddau overlooking the Glyders and Snowdon in North Wales. Llyn Geirionydd in the Gwydyr forest in North Wales is a popular spot for water sports in the summer. In winter this valley  offers a

The Routeburn Track

The Routeburn Track

It’s a great time of year to travel to New Zealand and experience the incredible trekking and outdoor opportunities on offer over there. One year Adam, Ruth and Jim  escaped the British winter to spend some time trekking, kayaking and exploring  this  amazing