I’ve had this great idea... I’m going to take my second hand bike, my grannie’s camera, and borrowed panniers and cycle in a big loop around the UK. I’m doing it to visit awesome womxn all over the country to talk to them about their stories, passions and journeys. At 27 years old I’m getting … Continue reading What do you mean “Cycle the UK”?
“Snippets From Lock Down” is a series capturing short insights into how I spent my outdoors time, and some of the everyday adventures from my daily exercise. These are the moments of joy that shine through my lock down experience, like sun rays on a cloudy day. I hope you enjoy them too… The breaks … Continue reading Snippets from Lock Down – Lesson Learned – there’s no such thing as “All Down Hill”
"Snippets From Lock Down" is a series capturing short insights into how I spent my outdoors time, and some of the everyday adventures from my daily exercise. These are the moments of joy that shine through my lock down experience, like sun rays on a cloudy day. I hope you enjoy them too... I’m so … Continue reading Snippets from Lock Down – A Screen Shot of Sea Swimming.
One snowy weekend in Chamonix, where I had my plans cancelled, no one invited me to ski, and I had a whole lot of fomo. This blog post was written by my former self back in 2017 - and for some reason I didn't think it was good enough to share, but I hope you … Continue reading Unpublished Stories – That one time I learnt where the Adventure is at…
This blog was written from a short time I spent studying in New Zealand in 2017. In this particular story a group of us had decided to hire a van, drive up to Tongariro, and attempt the Tongaririo crossing, an 8 hour walk past a volcano. Except the journey there turned out more eventful then … Continue reading Unpublished Stories: TONGARIRO CROSSING, OR HOW NOT TO PLAN A ROAD TRIP
GUESS WHOS back BACK AGAIN BLOGGING FRANKIES BACK TELL A FRIEND NANANNANANANNA NANANANA Okay short back story to this post, so , around 2 years ago I started keeping a google doc diary of blog posts, that I never posted online and I only shared with a small select crew of people because for some … Continue reading Unpublished Stories – That time I took Frit ski touring in a white out.
Happy New Year Gang ! May you have a Joyful and Sendy 2020! And Welcome , to the Third edition of Women's Climbing News ! The blog where I hope to share incredible stories of women crushing, projecting and sending. Tandia Mercedes on over the transform The idea behind this blog is to bring together … Continue reading Women’s Climbing News – January 2020
Hello and welcome to the second edition of Women’s Climbing News! Power inspo from Midori Buechli. Photo: Jessica Arwenbest In this blog I hope to share incredible stories of women crushing, projecting and sending. The idea behind this blog is to bring together the main news stories from the women’s climbing world into easy bite-size … Continue reading Women’s Climbing News – December 2019
Sometimes I feel guilty about my life. It’s a wednesday, I just woke up in my van. I have some work to do, maybe one or two hours. I’m going to fill my day with swimming, and a climb, and just being still. I have nowhere to be until 7 tonight - that’s 12 hours … Continue reading Van Dwelling – Episode Three – Feelings of guilt
So how is van life Frankie….. Well van life has gone house shaped. Let me explain… A few weeks ago I was merrily driving around as you do , power singing my favourite songs, when I realised Karoline was slowing down, and basically going no-where. To the point where I was overtaken by an old … Continue reading Van Dwelling – Episode Two – When it all goes house shaped.