5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

5 Reasons To Try Ski Touring

For those that aren't familiar, ski touring (also known as back country skiing in the US) generally takes place off-piste and away from ski resorts. It's a way to explore the mountains and snow-laden winter paths, with less emphasis on the downhill itself and more emphasis on the surroundings. For many it's a chance to [...]

2020- The year where I bought less than 20 items of clothing

2020- The year where I bought less than 20 items of clothing

At the beginning of 2020 I had the post-Christmas 'how do I have SO many clothes' as I struggled to pack them all in to my ever transitory life. I am frequently left feeling greedy and have a childish desire to take all clothes everywhere, which simply isn't practical. Fast fashion is a phrase that [...]

Keeping the outdoors alive into Autumn

Keeping the outdoors alive into Autumn

Over 2020 there has been an outdoor revolution- bikes were brushed off, camping became the summer craze and everyone has at least once considered a move to a leafy, rural village. This blossoming took place during lockdown and then conveniently as the sun came out and the incentive to get outside is nicely rewarded with [...]