2016 has been a tough year so I was so excited to hear that, thanks to your nominations, The Helpful Hiker has been shortlisted for a Trespass Blog Award in the camping category. I am so thrilled, it’s the first time I’ve ever made it this far in any […]
This is a different post to my normal repertoire of camping tips and walks, however I thought it would be good to try something different. Plus, gardening is a great way to spend time outside all year round. I have to say I’m not overly green fingered, I […]
Did you know that a fire can destroy a tent in 60 seconds? I don’t know about you, but I find that terrifying. I’ve been lucky enough to never experience a tent fire, but even the thought of it makes me determined to do everything I can to […]
At first you might think that travellers don’t necessarily visit London looking for a great outdoor adventure. It’s safe to say this city isn’t synonymous with hiking, camping, or other rural activities. In fact you could say that the closest thing to an adventure in London is weaving […]
A couple of weeks ago I got an amazing email from the Corey at fifi + hop nominating me for a Liebster Award. It really made my day! As much as I love blogging, it’s still very much a hobby for me and it still surprises me when people […]
Make the most of the beautiful countryside Britain has to offer without blowing your budget by planning a short break using our top tips.
I’ve started collating the best social media hashtags to help connect all outdoor lovers.
After looking back over a momentous 2015, I decided that it’s time I started thinking about 2016. The last 12 months have been the hardest of my life, but the challenges are only just beginning! I return to work on Saturday 2nd January after 12 and a half […]
2015 has been a life changing year for me. On 5th January I became a mother and nothing could have prepared me for what would follow. I wasn’t naive enough to think that everything would carry on as before, however I was determined that Luke and I would continue […]
Just as I was getting to grips with this blogging lark and The Helpful Hiker was starting to get quite interesting (and dare I say it, quite helpful), as is often the case, life got in the way. 2014 was an amazing year, me and Luke had an amazing […]