Blog Posts

Click through the blog posts to read about my swimming, hiking, trips and other stuff! 🙂

  • Foody Thoughts (because you can’t outrun a bad diet)

    As we get older, diet and nutrition becomes more important, we just can’t get away with eating (and drinking!) like we did in our teens! I am currently studying on a menopause training course which is focussing on all things holistic such as food, sleep, stress, movement and much more. The food aspect has interested …

  • Swimming in Wastwater

    I’ve been to Wasdale a few times and walked the screes and Scafell Pike but had never been in the lake….the deepest lake in England…until this weekend. I’ve carried on swimming at least once a week through the winter, usually in Capernwray but other times in lakes. This weekend I wanted to brave my fears …

  • Swimming in Ullswater

    Last weekend we travelled to Patterdale in the Lake District to swim in Ullswater, a lake I’ve read about in my wild swimming book but never been in. I know the area really well as I have run/walked the full Ullswater way around 8 times. Its a beautiful area and I was keen to get …