Pie in the Skye

I’m always musing on alternative careers/business adventures and I’m sure that the above would be a winner. I love pies and having recently visited I can confidently say I love Skye too. Therefore a business making and selling pies filled with Skye based produce would surely contribute greatly to society and potentially soften the edges…

‘Look! Look! Those people are swimming’

Do you like swimming? I’m fairly indifferent about indoor swimming, the pool is usually too hot or too cold, other people who can’t follow lane etiquette annoy me and I find that I get bored fairly quickly. However I have recently discovered another way – swimming outdoors. I’m not talking wetsuits, Vaseline and those pesky…

Outdoors in the city

According to the last census a staggering 80% of people in England and Wales live in urban areas. I am part of this 80% as are many of my fellow lovers of the outdoors. Living in the city has many advantages but does mean that getting to the ‘true outdoors’ is sometimes just not practical…