Bright & Dark Sides of My

SHORTIES

We often rely on holidays and big chunks of time off to get rest. It means that by the time we get to our time off, we are absolutely exhausted. Why don’t we instead include mini adventures, or ‘shorties’ into our everyday lives? What about taking a detour on the way to work to explore an area you have not been to yet, going for an hour cycle in the afternoon, or taking a day trip somewhere new on your day off? By implementing activities little and often we keep our energy up all the time rather than working on full until we run out.

trip to lake district

TRIP TO THE LAKE DISTRICT

Spontaneous adventure are the best adventures. Those are the kind that spike my excitement the most, knowing that I am getting an opportunity I would not have had otherwise....

my first time ice climbing

MY FIRST TIME ICE CLIMBING

Scottish weather can be tough, especially in winter. One moment you are enjoying beautiful views and sunshine and the next, the wind knocks you off your feet and you can barely see the person in front of you....

MY FIRST TIME SKI TOURING

“So, you have skis and you just stick these skins to the bottom of the skis, change some settings, and that allows you to go up the mountain? That is genius! It combines downhill skiing and cross country skiing together.”...