Learning to Sail Through Life

Learning to Sail Through Life

If I said that there was an activity that you could enjoy as a pastime and a sport; it was exhilarating yet peaceful, very social yet with time to reflect, whilst offering the ultimate freedom to roam; you’d want to know what it was wouldn’t you? I mean, you would be mad not to want to try your hand at something so versatile. So are […]

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Top Experiences That Will Change the Way You Think and Why

Top Experiences That Will Change the Way You Think and Why

Why do you think people thrive on adrenalin, seek the ultimate inspiration, or experience the wonder of adventure?  They want to:- Be amazed and wowed Be blown away by something they have never done Feel that eureka moment when they see their future more clearly Make sense of uncertainty and know exactly which direction to set off in …..simple! So can one little experience make […]

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Why do we love adventure? – the attraction is our reaction

Why do we love adventure? – the attraction is our reaction

Like a magnet, we are drawn to certain experiences and activities which, if logic had its way, we should want to avoid at all costs. But do we? – hell no – we flutter towards these adventures like a moth to a light bulb, bees around a honey pot, flies towards a purple zappy thing – no maybe not the purple zappy thing, as that […]

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Make Life Easier – Experience the Adventure of Risk

Make Life Easier – Experience the Adventure of Risk

I’m a firm believer that taking chances in life is healthy – as long as those risks are calculated. Sadly, we live in a society that is becoming more risk averse, so how do we overcome those fears? By deliberately taking risks. But before you go out to find a Russian to play roulette with, the risks I am talking about are calculated yet still […]

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Canada – Vast and Vibrant

Canada – Vast and Vibrant

With all the talk of William and Kate’s recent visit to Canada, I thought I would write about my experiences of this vast and vibrant country. I visited the region of Quebec in winter and absolutely loved it so here are some of the highlights during my Canadian Amaze Me Days.   Lakeside Luxury One of the most welcoming receptions awaits you when you walk […]

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Iceland – Country of Contrast

Iceland – Country of Contrast

As you have probably realised if you have read my travel and adventure blogs, I love to travel and nothing excites me more when I get to visit a new country!   Iceland was a new country to me in every sense of the word.  A special and unique place developing before my very eyes with its geysers, volcanic activity and unusual landscape. Combine these […]

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Ice Swimming in Finland

Ice Swimming in Finland

    With all the bad weather we’ve had recently you do hear people complain that they have never been this cold.  It reminds me of a time where I experienced the coldest conditions. No it wasn’t minus 40 in Canada.  I do know what that feels like but I was wrapped up in the right gear so although it did feel cold, it was […]

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