Weekend in Snowdonia

This bank holiday weekend I was in the beautiful Snowdonia National Park. Having missed out last year, due to my series of operations, I was very excited to be back in North Wales. This time we were staying with my parents on a campsite in Beddgelert. A lovely spot set in the woods with perfect…

World IBD Day – 19th May 2015

Good morning everyone and happy World IBD Day! Yes, that’s right, today is all about awareness of the debilitating disease that is IBD. So it seems fitting that I tell my tale of woe. It’s a bit all over the place as I am struggling to remember all the details and I have missed out…

Glendalough Loop, Wicklow Mountains – Walking Route

A couple of weekends ago I mentioned we were in Ireland. We were visiting friends for a couple of days so didn’t have much time to explore the outdoors but we were staying too close to the Wicklow Mountains to not do something! On the Saturday morning, with much anticipation, we drove down to Glendalough….

Three Forts Challenge – Race Day

I am writing this post to you with some very sore legs. Normally a long run or a race would cause a little pain but this time there is┬ásevere muscle aches. I guess that’s what you get when you run up and down hills on rocky paths. At least my knees are ok. For now…┬áThe…