Tag: nature

Nature vs Nurture?

Just stop being a miserable t**twaffle…   A long running argument in the world of psychology is Nature vs Nurture. The debate is focused on whether or not our attitudes, principals, morals etc, our core good or bad is naturally ingrained or we learn that behaviour. Is it as simple as you’re either a good

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How to (not) survive a camping trip

  Summer finally arrives, you’ve had your heart set on the most joyous of camping trips for months. It’s going to be amazing. You can re-connect with your family, be at one with nature. This all sounds incredible and you’ve probably imagined the scene over and over. It’s perfectly serene, a baby rabbit takes food

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How to survive…the Yorkshire Three Peaks

I have walked the Yorkshire Three Peaks at least 5 times. I highly recommend it but please remember… Here’s my top ten tips for surviving the peaks! Don’t over pack! The first time I walked the YTP I had no clue what I was doing. The kit list I read was obviously for walking the

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Are you okay?

  How are you really? Do you ask yourself that often enough? We use it as a greeting, probably every day. “Hi, how are you?” “I’m good thanks, how are you?” And so on and so forth. We need to be checking how we are every now and again, I mean really checking. We get

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Bingley Walking Festival 2017

What better way to spend a Bank Holiday Monday than with a stroll along the Leeds/Liverpool Canal in Bingley. Taking in the surrounding beauty along the way and of course the Five Rise Locks. The Family Walk was part of Bingley Walking Festival 2017. Walkers are definitely welcome in Bingley and there’s plenty of reasons to see why.

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Walking Whernside

    Walking is amazing, it’s one of the best and easiest ways to get and keep fit. It gets you out in the fresh air and it’s free. You don’t need any specialist equipment, unless you’re doing something that involves mountainous regions or long distance. If you’re walking around your local park you’ll probably

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Happy!

I may have a similar post to this somewhere but the things that make us happy can change on a daily basis. The big things will remain the same, such as friends, family, partners, children etc, but the little things will fluctuate. You might discover a new series on Netflix that you love or find

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Getting back on track.

  Here are some snippets from my journal, I’m slowly making my way through the list of 100 journal/blog ideas. Some of them are just obscure and not helpful..such as ‘Take 15 minutes to eat an orange’…Like I’ve got 15 minutes spare to eat anything! Anyway, number 64 was to deface a page of my

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A weekend of adventures!

This last weekend gave me the rare opportunity to spend some time with my son. My boyfriend was working nights and so Christopher and I headed off to find some adventures. The weekend wasn’t without its arguments. That child will  argue that black is white with me given half the chance. We had fun though,

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