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a spring day out

Good evening everyoooooone. Another day, another blog post- but sorry to say, no cake in sight today.The weather has been fairly nice recently which means we are really, properly into spring now. 271 more words


Busy Wanderings: My Big British Adventure - Day 14

Yep, 5 am arrived bright and early. It really is amazing how much crap I can fit into that suitcase…and I still haven’t had to unzip PJ’s expander (If anyone is wondering why my suitcase is named “PJ”, it will be revealed later on in my trip). 592 more words

Busy Wanderings: My Big British Adventure - Day 13

Breakfast is served later here on Sundays, so I was able to sleep in and start my day off with cereal, toast, fruit, and tea. Then it was back upstairs to shower and try to make myself presentable before heading to the station. 619 more words

Busy Wanderings: My Big British Adventure - Day 12

I began Day Twelve by sleeping in a bit, once again skipping breakfast. But eventually, I made it through the usual morning routines and was soon walking to the train station, which like most things I’ve found on this trip, looks far to someone who’s used to having to drive everywhere, but is actually easily walked to in no time. 492 more words

Busy Wanderings: My Big British Adventure - Day 11

On Day Eleven, I woke up at 6 am so that I’d have plenty of time to shower and pack before heading downstairs for breakfast. I’m constantly amazed at the size of a full English breakfast, but then, I usually don’t eat breakfast at all. 367 more words

Our Home: Yorkshire

Across the moors,
Heavy in a veil of grey;
Through the rough heather,
Purple amplified by dew;
Onwards across the rolling fields,
Never once stopping, 68 more words


The Tour on Tour: Yorkshire's Moment to Shine

Just before the Tour de France came to Yorkshire last year, I rode the route of stage one and reviewed the parcours. With less than a week before the sequel, I’ve ridden the last 25 (or so) miles of the final stage of the Tour de Yorkshire – the stage that will decide the first winner of what everyone hopes will be a long and successful race. 1,471 more words