Category Wellbeing

It’s official. I’m a MILF. Yep, a ‘Mum In Love with Festivals’.

Experiencing an adventure festival through the eyes of a mum-of-three. I think it’s fair to say that I was in the minority at the Armchair Adventure Festival. A mum of three young children who’d hustled hard to grab a break in the adventure world. What was I thinking? I couldn’t have been further from shimmying… Read More

Reigniting mumventure

Mumventure is a concept I started talking and writing about eighteen months ago, before the pandemic turned our lives upside down. Personally, it’s close to my heart but professionally too, as it has also fuelled my outdoor photography brand. What is a mumventure? By definition, a mumventure is an exciting or unusual experience that a… Read More

The Outdoor Book Club #1: Kate Humble’s ‘Thinking on my feet’

The book that changed my life – yes truly! You know that I’m all about photographing in the great outdoors but I bet you didn’t know I’m also REALLY into books written about the great outdoors. I’m fixated with stories of climbing mountains, rewilding farms, walking rivers, exploring the countryside…because it’s never just about the landscapes. It’s more often than not about personal fulfilment and reflection and I just LOVE that stuff.

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Finding my feet on the Thames: walking for Mind

I’ve started walking the Thames river. Yup, all 184 miles of it, from it’s source in Kemble, near Cirencester to Woolwich, the steel barrier which protects London from the North Sea’s high tides and storm surges. OK sure, I’m not doing it in one go because it would take a solid 2 weeks to achieve… Read More

Pilates…perfect for mummies

I love writing about the outdoors and wellbeing…so this was a super exciting shoot for me. Just my kind of thing.

Yvette Tolson is a fellow mum-trepreneur, a Pilates instructor in my local area of Eversley, Hampshire. She needed some profile shots of her in action to feature on her Facebook page, and she had her heart set on going outdoors…

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