10000 Steps a Day Challenge

Today it’s the 1st of September, and for those of us in the Southern Hemisphere, the first day of spring. A time for mew beginnings, turning over a new leaf, and all that malarkey. Who says you should wait to New Year to make a resolution. Yesterday, on an absolute whim, I decided to challenge…

Celebrating A Midwinter Christmas in July

On July24th I was super excited, and pretty busy. As soon as I arrived home from work I got busy icing the Christmas cake which I’d made 6weeks previously, before cleaning with plenty of help from my housemate Nadia, and then the important stuff. Decorating. We blew up 20 balloons each, made snowflakes, all while…

Sisterhood of the World Blogger Award

I’m so chuffed right now that I can’t stop smiling. Melissa from A Broken Backpack (an awesome blog I can’ get enough of) has nominated little old me for the Sisterhood of the World Blogger Award! How amazingly awesome is that?! My blog is such a little thing that I’m sure only my mum and…

Travel Theme: Tiny

I love hiking. It doesn’t matter where, mountains or moorland, hills and dales, forests or fields. It brings me peace, and beauty, from something as small as watching a fantail flitting around me, to listening to the rush of a beautiful waterfall, or simply marvelling at amazing views that reach away to a far horizon.…