Adventures: The Big Retreat Wales

On May Bank Weekend, I found myself traveling to Pembrokeshire to attend The 1st Big Retreat Wales in Lawrenny. A weekend dedicated to soothing the mind, caressing the body and feeding the soul. I asked the universe for more solo micro adventures this year and she delivered. Spending time on my own in the outdoors…

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Adventures: Day & Night in Venezia

Whilst in Italy in May, we took an excursion to Venice. I’m not an excursions kind of girl but I think when you’re in a place of the unknown and on a timescale, it’s a quick way of summarising the best things to do and places to go.   We had a wonderful Venetian tour guide…

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Outdoors: How to Pack for a Festival

SO as you know I’m off to Pembrokeshire next weekend to attend The Big Retreat Wales – it’s a whole weekend dedicated to the mind, body and soul experience. I’ll be camping the weekend so I’ve started a ‘to pack list.’  This is the first time I’ve been camping on my own and I usually…

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Interview with The Van Without A Plan

Hey everyone!  Since we made a ‘life changing decision’ to get a van and fulfill some van living life, I thought I’d  talk to as many people who are doing the same to get some much-needed insights. Here’s a chat with Jamie Waddington from  The Van Without A Plan  (one of my favourite social accounts that…

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Biking: Interview with Mud Chalk & Gears

Hey everyone! 2nd in the biking series is Hetty from Mud Chalk & Gears. I hope the last interview wet your appetite for getting on a bike but if you need extra convincing, this one will….. Chelsea: Hey Hetty – tell me ALL about you, how long you’ve been cycling and what’s its big attraction???…

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Lifestyle: Hello April

Hello, April! I’m a little late I know but wth my lovely little glamping trip in North Wales at the end of last month, holiday prep for Italy next month and all of this glorious sun, I’ve been a tad distracted! Slow Living Currently, I’m spending Sunday mornings in bed with my giant windows open,…

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Adventure: Glamping in Llyn Peninsula

Glamping in North Wales Out of all of the amazing outdoor type adventures I’ve done, glamping in North Wales hasn’t been one of them! But I’m certainly glad to have changed that.  If you’re wondering what the heck glamping is? Think of it as camping but with a few creature comforts.   The toilet, shower…

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Outdoor Lifestyle: Getting Back to it!

With my recent move to dramatic landscapes of North Wales and all of things that come with settling in to a new house with three gardens, (in need of a TLC and not by a novice gardener) I have somewhat fell out of the outdoor lifestyle. When I refer to the outdoors lifestyle, I don’t…

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Bank Holiday Travel: Llandudno & Betws Y Coed

I was over in rainy Flintshire for work on Sunday and after a night of relaxing  in a hotel with no puppy and a 12 o’clock checkout, I  felt ready to face the world! With a right hunger on we casually popped 4o miles down the road to Llandudno, where the sun was cracking its…

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