Monthly Archives: April 2012

Weekly Photo Challenge: Together

I’m a bit late posting this week as I’ve been away for the weekend. Here’s my post for this week’s challenge, ‘together’.

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Stanage Edge Walk

Elentari86’s photostream on Flickr. I recently joined a hillwalking club, because I’ve been meaning to get more into walking. Yesterday was my first time out with the Midlands Hillwalkers and it was to Stanage Edge, in the Peak District. I’ve … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Sun

A photo in which the sun is the main focus? Don’t have many of those. Actually this is probably the only one!

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London 2012: 100 Days To Go

Today marks 100 days left until the beginning of the London 2012 Olympics.   I remember the announcement well. I was camping with friends in the Cotswolds when we heard. The following day was the July 7th bombings in London. … Continue reading

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50 Things To Do Before You’re 11 3/4

The wonderful organisation that is the National Trust has today launched a campaign to get children to enjoy the outdoors. Their interesting marketing technique to kick this off is to issue a list of 50 things a child should do … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: 2 Subjects

A compositional challenge this week. Here’s my entry, which I took in Sheffield several years ago. You could see it as a photo with two subjects in two different ways: 1) the subjects are the two seperate balls, or 2) … Continue reading

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Film Review: The Hunger Games

I’d never heard of The Hunger Games series of books until I started hearing hype about the film version of the first book. They’re teenage fiction so I suppose they’d passed me by. When I did hear about them, what … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Journey

I knew immediately which picture I wanted to use for this week’s theme. This shot is of some friends and I on a camping and walking trip in the Cotswolds, probably about 8 years ago now. We started out intending … Continue reading

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Physical Challenge Idea: 30:30:30 Mini “Triathlon”

A few weeks ago I had an idea for another physical challenge to set myself. Last year I decided to prove to myself that I could run for an hour non-stop, and I did it. I’ve come up with something … Continue reading

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