Blog, Featured, Life

10k step challenge progress check. Walking towards health and happiness.

10k step challenge 1 step at a time. Hi folks, so on the 28th February 2017 I posted my intentions of taking on the 10k step challenge and the reasons why. I have always loved walking and hate the gym so I’m hoping to keep fit and healthy by monitoring my daily steps in a bid to reach 10,000 per …

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Why I love walking and will be power walking my way through the 10k step challenge

Taking on the 10,000 steps a day challenge.  Power walking for health is the way forward for me, and I’m going to challenge myself to take 10k steps a day. Over the years I, like many others have tried and failed at many attempts to be fitter and healthier. I’d be lying if I said I was really into excercise. …

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Blog, Life

Confessions of an excited gardener. How I beat the winter blues.

Winter be gone……Spring come along….. Winter feels to me as if it has been around a heck of a long time this time. I confess it’s getting me down somewhat and the need to beat the winter blues has been near the top of my list. Spring is on my mind, and I get twitchy between seasons so today’s post …

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Blog, Environment

Optimistic my recycling efforts are not a waste of time. Here’s why?

Keep recycling and fight the war on waste Over the past few days there has been a huge debate over recycling and where we stand with the efforts we have made . It appears that we as a whole 🌏 are not making the impact that we had hoped for. Seeing on the news the huge issues that we have …

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safariBlog, Featured, Nature

Safari surprise

A Safari Birthday Treat Hi everyone and a very happy monday and new week to you all. So this weekend was my birthday weekend. My family knows how much I love to be out and about in nature and so treated me to a trip to knowsley safari park. What a fantastic day we had and how great it was …

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Blog, Nature

Yorkshire dales, the perfect medicine

The Yorkshire dales……Just what the doctor ordered. There is nothing like a drive out to the beautiful Yorkshire dales to blow away the cobwebs and kick-start the week and the new year ahead. Illness has plagued my little family over the Christmas period, with the chicken pox virus forcing us to hide indoors for the past few weeks as it …

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Blog, Gardening Information

Gardening groups bring people together

Gardening groups. Get communities together!  It seems that gardening love is in the air ! ❤️ More and more people are using their garden hobby as a means of meeting like-minded people. I have read some lovely articles this weekend showing how nature brings people together. More communities are creating Gardening groups where they get together, have a chat and a brew and swap …

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