It’s only been in recent years that I have taken up the hobby of hiking and I am now a keen participant. I always loved bushwalking but really put hiking into a whole new category…but to be honest, they are rather similar… hiking just takes longer. I’ve been fortunate to trek in two of the … Continue reading I really do love Hiking
In 2011, a team of 9 inspirational people climbed Mt Kilimanjaro for Alzheimer's Australia NSW. We raised more than $36,000 and had the adventure of a lifetime. Grandpa! This is for you xx If you want to take on such an adventure, visit Inspired Adventures
It's funny how different the same experience can look through another's eyes. A journey that was shared so closely between a group of people can look so different from their view - and from their camera. It was lovely recently to catch up with my friends who I did Mt Kilimanjaro Climb for Alzheimer;'s … Continue reading Journey through anothers’ eyes
Mt Kilimanjaro. The roof of Africa. The largest freestanding mountain in the world. A marvel and a beauty. I climbed Mt Kilimanjaro and it was amazing to see it from so many angles and so many views. Here I will share with you 5 gorgeous photos from 5 different points of the mountain. Each … Continue reading Views of Kilimanjaro
Every year on 21 September, World Alzheimer’s Day unites people living with dementia around the world. There are more than 36 million people with dementia worldwide and by conquering the world’s highest free-standing mountain on World’s Alzheimer’s Day, we will be helping to fight to make sure that dementia is recognised as a global health … Continue reading World Alzheimer’s Day
Backdate to 18th august 2011 In preparation for my big Kili climb, I’ve decided to research and read other people’s blogs, stories and experiences for inspiration. Here are the Top 5 I have found and the reasons why I enjoyed them so much. Karen Graham, Explorer Girl Karen Graham is a talented photographer … Continue reading Top 5 Kili Blogs
Backdated to 25 August 2011 Are you training enough? Are you fit enough? Are you strong enough? Everyday people are askng me am I ready for my Kilimanjaro Climb. The answer is, I don’t know. How can I know? I’ve been getting in my 2 hour walks, heading to the gym, … Continue reading Are you doing enough training?