Traditional puddings or desserts you absolutely MUST try while in England!

Blueberry crumble

Now you’ll become aware that we like giving stupid names to food, from spotted dick, eton mess to scones! Don’t worry, I’ll explain it all. Here’s my list of traditional puddings or desserts you absolutely MUST try while in England! Puddings Sticky Toffee Pudding [Image from Angelina Earley] Now this is a moist sponge cake […]

Traditional food you absolutely MUST try while in England!

Cornish pasty

Now you’ll become aware that we like giving stupid names to food, from bangers and mash, bubble and squeak, afternoon tea to toad in the hole! Don’t worry, I’ll explain it all. Here’s my list of traditional food you absolutely MUST try while in England!   Eat Fish & Chips Battered fish and fried chips […]

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 […]

What to Pack & Tips for the Three Peaks Challenge.

​So you’ve signed up to the Three Peaks Challenge and are going to climb the tallest mountain in Scotland, England and Wales. With Snowden, Scafell Pike and Ben Nevis in the distance and utter panic running through your brain, you’re probably wondering what to pack. Here’s what I ended up taking with me on my […]

Oxford, England to Bruges, Belgium. – Europe Road Trip

Day 1 – Leaving Oxford for Bruges We’ve had an eventful week. Firstly, we’ve been waiting for autoglass to come and fix our chip – which turned out to be we need a new windscreen. Secondly, we’ve been waiting for the van to be fitted with the tracker so that if anyone steals it we […]