Beach Life, Planet

International Women’s Day & some inspirational females…

It's International Women's Day - a day to celebrate the social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women, and to spread awareness of the need for equality. So, I've been thinking about who has inspired me over the years...

Environment, Lifestyle

Good causes & bad weather : My sponsored night walk for ‘Off the Fence’

This weekend, despite driving winds and rain (and at one point, hail), we took part in a sponsored night walk. We walked just under five miles in total from Hove to Brighton for a charity local to us called Off the Fence...

Beach Life, events, Lifestyle

Paddle Round the Pier 2017

This weekend we went to the world’s biggest free beach and watersports festival – and it was amazing. Set on Hove Lawns in East Sussex, Paddle Round the Pier is an annual festival run entirely by volunteers. It gave us not just an amazing day out, but a chance to speak to a number of brands and charities we love...

Beach Life, Fitness & Wellbeing, Surfing

Making waves for young people…

In just under a month, I'll be by the beach in Cornwall listening to one of my favourite bands, Sunset Sons.  But it's not just a standard gig. This one, in a venue by Perranporth beach, is in aid of an absolutely brilliant charity called The Wave Project,  which helps reduce anxiety in young people and improve their confidence - all through surfing...