On Being Good

Another fab day climbing. The January sun shone and we were climbing in our t-shirts, despite being at 700metres with snow on the mountaintops close around us. Jack was in nursery and Richie and I were climbing together with Alberto. I worried Alberto might not be getting enough done, climbing in a three. I needn’t […]

Travelling with Babies and Small Children

I’ve just been reading a great blog by some expectant parents who are clearly sick of receiving unsolicited ‘wisdom’ from jaded been-there-before parents whose primary message seems to be that their life is now over. It’s prompted me to share some of my own experiences as the mother of a two year old and the […]

Bouldering Championships, Luarca 27/10/2010

Having attended the Caravia round of the Copa de Búlder de Asturias y Open Escalada (an indoor bouldering competition) last month as a spectator I was psyched to enter the competition this time round.  Being a competition virgin and not having had the chance to do any training due to illness and general busy-ness would […]