No such thing as BAD weather…..part 2.

Hello and I hope you are well in these current strange and challenging times we find ourselves in, a lot has changed for everyone since I wrote the first part of this blog, which you can check out here: https://awakenadventures.ie/no-such-thing-as-bad-weather/ but one thing that will not change and will still be there once this is […]

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The 40 Day Experiment

Last week saw the conclusion of the 40 day challenge and with it, the end of my time in my thirties.  So what was it all about and what did I learn or how did I benefit from it….   The challenge was to live as healthy a lifestyle as possible for 40 days, for […]

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March Newsletter

This following is the March Newsletter that was sent out to everyone on the Awaken Adventures mailing list.  This went out before the current coronovirus situation escalated.  With regards to events that have been planned, at this moment in time these will not be cancelled, however if you have booked on to one and have […]

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No such thing as BAD weather!!

I’m sure you have heard the quote: “There’s no such thing as bad weather, just bad clothing!”  This is so true, especially at the moment here in Ireland where it just seems to be storm after storm!     “What should I wear?” is often I question I get asked by anyone I am taking out […]

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February Newsletter

Hello and welcome to February’s Newsletter!     The year started off in style with a New Year’s Day kayak out on Mulroy Bay, this was the second year of it and it looks like it could be becoming an annual tradition!  Then on the first weekend of the year a group of hardy young boys […]

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The Big Four Oh Oh

This year I will be having what some might view as a milestone birthday.  Because of this I have repeatedly been asked what were my big plans to celebrate?  The idea of a big fancy over indulgent party didn’t really appeal to me. However whilst out on our New Year’s Day paddle we did start […]

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January Newsletter

Hello and a Happy New Year to you.  Welcome to the first Awaken Adventures newsletter.  The aim of this is that once a month I will post a short note to let you know what’s coming up.   Last year was a great start for Awaken Adventures where we ran different events over the year, […]

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Mini Morning Adventures

Mini Morning Adventures was an idea I had to show that adventures don’t have to be big, long and complicated.  In fact they can be mini bursts of excitement that can be fitted in between school runs!  They can give you an opportunity to kick start your day with a dose of fresh air, excitement […]

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Mental Health

I have been thinking of writing this blog for a while and with it being Mental Health Week I figured now was as good a time as any. Mental health is becoming an increasingly talked about topic, and rightly so in my opinion. I’m not talking about mental illnesses which are medically diagnosed conditions but […]

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My Awakening Part 2.

So as I was saying in my previous post at the age of 32 I finally knew what I wanted to do with my life.  But as quite often seems the case, life can take over your dreams and with the birth of our amazing daughter my main priority was obviously to provide for and […]

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