Tag Archives: Devon

So what’s this coast path walk all about?

Despite my blog roll being shamefully behind what my feet are doing, I feel compelled to write a bit about the whats and whys of it all. Having done over 260 miles of the path, it’s time for a little … Continue reading

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SWCP #14 Bude to Crackington Haven

This was the first of a four day walking and camping adventure during half term in May earlier this year. Such is life that after half term I was thrown full force into work and didn’t really come up for … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #11 Westward Ho! to Clovelly

This one was tough! But that’s probably due to the fact that the previous 30 + miles were flat – I know my lungs and legs certainly forgot what a hill was and this walk had several very steep ones! … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #9 & #10 Barnstaple to Westward Ho!

Good grief this was long! Almost 19 miles along two estuaries and through 5 settlements: almost completely flat, with sunshine, a cool breeze and some determination we made it to Westward Ho! in good time. Walk stats: Start: Barnstaple, North … Continue reading

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SWCP Walk #5 & #6 Ilfracombe to Croyde Bay

This was without doubt by most favourite leg yet. We had rolling hills, impressive crags, long sweeping bays and even an upward waterfall! Perhaps it was the sunshine brilliantly highlighting our walk or the churning sea crashing below but that … Continue reading

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SWCP walk #3 Lynmouth to Combe Martin

Nearly 7 hours of strenuous walking on Saturday, in what was the last of the Exmoor sections, walk #3 was our toughest section yet. We were rejoined by LN with the addition of her husband CW, and of course with … Continue reading

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I gave it a year…

I really did. I said to myself over a year ago that I would give it a year and see what happened. I would see where my career took me and see what would come up. I worked my arse … Continue reading

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Because I can…

I ran last weekend. Because I can. You might remember this time last year I wrote a similar post on my first ever run – one of the hardest things I have ever done. Not only physically, but mentally too. … Continue reading

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A little bit of stress…

Yesterday afternoon seemed blog-worthy, as it could probably only happen to me… I had an appointment at the R D & E hospital yesterday. I had been waiting a loooooooooooooooong time for said appointment, but let’s not bash the NHS … Continue reading

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a Christmas meal conspiracy

Is there a conspiracy created by mums all over the country, to ensure that all Christmas meals in restaurants are crap, so we enjoy theirs more on the actual day? Wouldn’t be hard in my house: my mum is an … Continue reading

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