Life Gets In the Way: Or How I Paused Travel Blogging To Travel!

So it's been a few months since I last posted. I went from posting every week to not posting at all. It wasn't a conscious decision - in fact when I realised, I felt really guilty (there's that perfectionist trait kicking in). It wasn't that I'd made a choice not to post that week, it … Continue reading Life Gets In the Way: Or How I Paused Travel Blogging To Travel!

Pendle Hill and Sculpture Trail

In a recent post called 'Taking The Plunge' I talked a bit about my decision to undertake the huge challenge of going trekking in the Transylvanian Alps to raise money for Mind. As part of that, I've been undertaking more hikes to support with my training, so when the sun came out recently, I jumped … Continue reading Pendle Hill and Sculpture Trail

Taking the Plunge: Anxiety and Travelling

I'm not going to pretend that I came up with the idea for this post by myself. I didn't. I read a post by Lauren Juliff on http://www.nomadicmatt.com which brilliantly encapsulated some of the fears I have about travelling - especially travelling alone. You can read the post here. Lately, I've been wanting to prove … Continue reading Taking the Plunge: Anxiety and Travelling