It had been a challenging start to the New Year to say the least. A motorbike accident, potential job forced change (now confirmed) and my sister diagnosed with stage 4 cancer – all within the first few weeks of January. This meant no adventures, my time and energy had to be directed elsewhere. In short… Continue reading Getting Away From It All
After I came back from the Leeds gig I knew I had to see him again, it all had quite an effect on me as do his songs - I haven’t stopped listening to them - I thought I had a problem. But then, I joined a couple of Gerry Cinnamon Facebook pages and realised… Continue reading Gerry – Again❤️ and again!!❤️
It was the evening of the Stone Skimming Championships. I knew I wanted to do the trip to see the Corryvreckan whirlpool, I’d been told about it before I left and had looked at booking but I’d dithered 🙄 So now I was desperate to book but I only had the day I was leaving… Continue reading Corryvreckan – Whirlpools
So, my adventure map had an adventure that soon became top of my list. It wasn’t a quick trip, it would require planning and time off work - oh well!😃 It was in Scotland, on an island called Easdale and it was The World Stone Skimming Championships. 😁 Needless to say I had difficulty in… Continue reading Yes!! It’s a Real Thing!!
Earlier in the year one day on Tinder I started chatting to a guy who had as his ‘go to’ song a song called Sometimes. I listened to the snippet, I often did if they included a song, I found it gave me an idea about the guy. I liked it and searched for it… Continue reading Gerry ❤️
My good friend (Sue❤️) at work had found a map and thought of me. It was no ordinary map. It was an Adventure map. The best kind. I bought it and was immediately immersed in all the wonderful things and places that were on offer. All the things that are going on at weekends and… Continue reading Eccentricities and Traditions
Setting off after breakfast my ultimate destination was Morecombe on the west coast. But first I had a couple of stops to make, the first being Whitby, I had been told it was well worth a visit. I set my google maps and started off but as usual something caught my eye along the way.… Continue reading Summer Solstice Sprint – Sunset
Well this one was a long time coming. I knew I needed to get back to my weekends away having stalled over the winter months (apart from Singapore at Xmas) Question was, where to go, I had no great callings. Instagram is always good for inspiration. I found a photo of a waterfall that took… Continue reading Just Me, On My Own, in Yorkshire
First of all before I start this particular blog, a word of warning to my mum, who at 82 has started to dabble in technology and has discovered my blog, I may swear and say things you will not approve of, so it’s your choice whether you want to read it or not. I believe… Continue reading Tom, Dick and Really?!! Online Dating Insight
Don’t you just love it when your friends think of you when they see an event on Facebook and think of you?! This particular one was Firewalking at the local pub The Black Bull. Saz tagged me. Blame has been placed 😆 I read it, it sounded interesting and certainly a challenge. The evening would… Continue reading Firewalking – Why?