Almost two years ago, I took part in a huge charity challenge that tested my mind and body to the limit. The 3 Peaks Challenge is a 24hr endurance challenge where participants climb the tallest mountains in Scotland, England & Wales in a 24hr period. I walked for the Walkabout Foundation, as I had just started working there at the time. I recently found my notes from the trip and…

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How is it March already? Seriously! So much has happened in 2015 so far for me that I think I need a second to sit down and reflect. I started the year with a pile of work & meetings – which is ALWAYS a good thing! Working for myself has been pretty great. I recently celebrated my 6 month anniversary. Read my thoughts here. I went to South Africa. There are…

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I was sitting on the Tube today browsing my iPhone calendar, when I suddenly thought that it must be about six months since I started freelancing full time. Wouldn’t it be a good idea to commemorate that with a blog post? Hell yes. So, I counted back from 18th February and realised that my first day, that day that I sat down and opened my laptop with no real plan,…

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I have always wanted to spend a Christmas in the sun. Having lived in Spain and Costa Rica, you would think that I would have managed it once, but no. I always flew home to see my family which meant having to embrace cold weather. I don’t necessarily know whether I’ll enjoy spending christmas in the sun but it’s worth trying once. My brother believes that Christmas should always be a in…

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