Category Archives: Off topic

Stuff that only has a tenuous link to having fun outdoors. But still fun.

High ways to the danger zone

There is a breed of people who benefit from getting into the outdoors. I think might be one of them. I don’t want to just be in the great outdoors, I want the thrill of moving through the great outdoors. … Continue reading

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2014, the year of the jelly baby

I’ve decided I’m not making any hard & fast New Year’s resolutions. No quickly promised challenges that I’ll only shake my head at come the end of the year. So instead, here are a few things I’d like for 2014 to … Continue reading

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This blooming Christmas

Do you know what? I’m just to busy to do Christmas properly. I’m too busy to have planned it from July onwards. Too busy to have been saving up for 10 months and buying little presents during the course of … Continue reading

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Blood. Sweat and tears, optional

Right so. I’m 41. I’ve never needed any blood. I’ve never given any. The last time I tried to, I was 17 and under weight so the nurses refused to take any. Roll on a few years and my reaction … Continue reading

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Little and Largs

We’ve still got our eyes on some hills through the winter, but we thought it might be an idea just to go for a walk or two. Nothing too demanding, just a walk. We had found a few loops on … Continue reading

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Summer’s lag

  I’m going to blame the summer holiday season for my lack of posts. At least, that’s what I’ve been telling myself. In truth, my left heel has prevented me from running, and even made the end to my most … Continue reading

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