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Brighter Planet's 350 Challenge

Wednesday, 01 December 2010 09:45

We received some fantastic news earlier this week from our friends Rebecca Garlock and Joe Wolf the founders of the amazing Outdoor Blogger Network who had the vision that "we needed a centralized place on the web for the people to find the best Outdoor related blogs"

Tuesday, 30 November 2010 19:28

The first of the winter snows around our home in Kent are now upon us! Today we had a cancelled appointment so Inca, The Bushcraft Dog, and I went for walks through the snow laden fields that surround our village home in Kent

Saturday, 27 November 2010 11:02

"The Last of the Mountain Men" - ‘The true story of a living American legend – Sylvan Hart – who has lived alone for 35 years on Five Mile Bar, beside the River of No Return in the Idaho Rockies’

Thursday, 25 November 2010 10:02

Whilst taking Inca our black Labrador for a walk yesterday afternoon I decided to record some footage of the local landscape.



Wednesday, 24 November 2010 09:22

Despite the very frosty start to the day I have finally managed to get the pressure washer out and give our Keswick green Land Rover Defender 110 County a good clean.


Tuesday, 23 November 2010 14:28

After many busy weeks it has finally got to a stage where I just have to clean our Land Rover Defender 110 County. Despite the mud and clay I still think the vehicle looks awesome!


Tuesday, 23 November 2010 07:25

It is somewhat remiss of me to not have included Adam Sumner in the first blog to be published in our Friends section, for without his help and expertise our web presence would not exist.

Monday, 22 November 2010 09:35

In one of our recent videos I visit St James Church in Egerton village near our home in Kent and look at the veteran yew in the church yard. Many people who have walked the Greensand Way will be familiar with this most beautiful building as the path goes through the church grounds before exiting onto The Street in the village.

Monday, 15 November 2010 13:06

A definition for magick is ‘the science and art of causing change to occur in conformity with the will’ and Jeremy Hastings of both Islay Birding and Islay Bushcraft certainly worked some magick with me!

Thursday, 11 November 2010 18:56

Poisonous Plants in Great Britain by Frederick Gillam is a lovely little paperback book with stunning illustrations detailing some of the toxic plants we may encounter in the landscape of the United Kingdom.