Minecraft has really kicked off in our house this year, my two sons are obsessed with the pixelated game (as am I!), so it came as no surprise when my eldest wanted to have a Minecraft Party for his 8th birthday. In the UK, Minecraft is only really starting to get picked up in the […]
I’ve been banging on about the Everest Base Camp trek (EBC) for some time, I’ve done it and it took some time but I’m finally ready to tell you how ...
Recently I was given the opportunity to take my boys away for a few days to the Norfolk coast only a few hours drive from Northamptonshire (once they have sorted ...
At the end of September we had the opportunity to spend a long weekend down on the Devon coast in the popular seaside resort of Woolacombe and in one of ...
Having done the typical UK climbs, like Snowdon, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis, I wanted to start exploring the many other mountains that the UK has to offer. The first set of mountains I wanted to explore was the Glyders and Tryfan in Wales. The starting point for this hike is Ogwen Warden Centre, Nant […]
As part of the Everest Base Camp Trek itinerary, we had a spare day in Kathmandu. I did some research before leaving the UK into places I knew I wanted to see before I left and sought advice from Lash from Lashworldtour as she had spent some time in Nepal, so here’s what we did: […]
As some of you may have seen in the past, I’m a big fan of research and statistics, especially when it comes to holiday stats. I came across this infographic below from Webloyalty which details what will UK consumers be spending their money, briefly and but probably more importantly, more of us are planning on […]
Living in the UK, we have the rest of Europe at our feet for when we want a weekend away or even a long summer holiday, there’s plenty of options available. Having children does inevitably change the way you plan your holidays, so quite often I will look for what attractions are in the area […]
I’ve been banging on about the Everest Base Camp trek (EBC) for some time, I’ve done it and it took some time but I’m finally ready to tell you how it went! Due to the sheer length of the trip and all that I want to tell you, I’m going to break it down into […]
Day 10 – Lobuche to Deboche Although the biggest part of the challenge is now over, we have the long slog to get back to the starting point, Lukla. Coming back there’s a mixture of feelings, you kind of don’t want it to be over but at the same time it’s like the end of […]
My name is Carly and I live in the UK. I have 2 boys, 2 dogs, 3 cats and many tropical fish…I work full-time from the comfort of my own home, I love music and try and get to as many gigs as possible. The reason I have set up this blog is to document my life as a mum whilst also tackling my desire to go travelling and have an adventure. I’ve recently completed an Everest Base Camp trek for charity in October 2013 and I climbed Mount Kilimanjaro back in February 2011…currently looking for my next adventure! Follow me on my journey!