The Day I Touched a Monet Painting

Monet - Waterlilies Water Garden

Our recent visit to Paris brought up one of my Mum’s favourite travel stories. When I was little, my parents took me on a trip to Paris where upon arriving, we visited the Musée de l’Orangerie the home of Monet’s Waterlilies. These incredible paintings are a series of around 250 pieces inspired by Monet’s own […]

The Day I Decided to Climb Three Mountains – Three Peaks Challenge

The Day I Decided to Climb Three Mountains Yeah, you read that right. Three mountains, 24 hours. Why? Who knows… I got signed up by my boss (who later ditched me – not sour).  He literally turned up at work one day, ‘Oh yeah, you know you mentioned you’d like to do the Three Peaks […]