Meet the new dog….Monty!

Well, as my ‘about me‘ stated, I am working on getting a 2nd dog….well work no more, meet Monty! He’s an 11 week old black labrador, offered to us from a close friend, he’s very laid back generally and has settled into the family really quickly.  He is however trying to find his place in […]

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Scafell Pike – Englands highest mountain

On Sunday I hiked up a very snowy Scafell Pike in the Lake District with a small group of 13 men and women organised by Climb Your Mountain (the charity I’m also doing Everest Base Camp with). We arrived on the Saturday and stayed in Whitehaven (nr Sellafields!) overnight, the next day we set off […]

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Saturday Music – Green Day – Good Riddance

Classic Green Day…How young do they look?!  

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’62 Love Me Do – Oundle – Food review

Living only 10 minutes away from historic market town Oundle, my friend Emma and I decided to forgo our normal Frankie and Benny’s meal out and try the newly opened ’62 Love Me Do. ’62 Love Me Do is a retro diner, based on the 60’s.  The decor is red, black and white and has […]

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Saturday Music – Serj Tankian – Honking Antelope

Love this guy!  IF you ever get a chance to see Serj Tankian live, GO!  He’s awesome and his lyrics are so powerful 🙂

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Kilimanjaro – Flashback – Day 1 Machame Gate > Machame Camp

Day 2 was the first day of our challenge and what we’ve signed up to do, we awoke with excitement and nerves of what we’re about to let ourselves in for! After a lengthy drive in a cramped bus to Machame Gate (5718 ft), we waited very patiently to be signed in for what felt like […]

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Recipe – Key Lime Pie

After obtaining an obscene amount of biscuits on the cheap, I started thinking what recipe could I use some of them up in?  Not sure why, but Key Lime Pie was the first thing I thought of… I started Googling different recipes and came across this simple recipe on the Carnation website… Serves 10 Ingredients: […]

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