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Seashore soup etc.

 
Just before March rolled over and let April run into the picture, Justine, Lucy and I spent a very interesting and tasty weekend in Scotland learning to forage from the seashore, hone our fishing skills and create fire using traditional methods with flints, sticks…

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My friend Kris

This post is to let you know about a documentary all about my friend Kris Hallenga airing on BBC 3 tomorrow (Wednesday 26th) at 9pm. If you do one thing this week, watch it: ‘Kris: Dying to Live’.┬áIntro here.
Soon I am going to introduce…

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Stamford talk {Pacific 2.0} & Night of Adventure

{Pacific 2.0} 150 days – Alone on a wide, wide sea
March 27th | 7.30pm | Stamford Arts Centre
I am really looking forwards to giving this talk in Stamford later this month. As a Stamford High School girl, it feels a bit like a…

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Chimpy of the surf

It is just eight weeks until Justine and I fly to Alaska ready for the start of the Aleutians kayaking leg. Gulp. It’s an excited gulp mind you, and one that comes with a huge grin at the moment and a satisfied sigh, too. For…

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Across the pond…

The UK is so wet right now that the blog title could be an apt description for getting across the garden to the garage – both are rather saturated with pooling water… Instead it refers to the flights I am to take across the Atlantic…

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