We are bypassing the obvious New Year cliche, but I’ve decided to take a break from certain social media sites. Specifically, Facebook and Instagram. You see everywhere how Facebook and Instagram cause a toxic mindset for young people. We fall into the illusion that everyone’s lives are perfect. Everyone knows this, yet we yearn to have the slim, … More Why I deleted Facebook and Instagram
Here’s my top 10 tips and tricks which have helped me through my expeditions so far: 10) Take A Compass. A good idea is to take a compass, so your able to measure the distance and match it up with the key at the bottom of the map, this helps as you know how much … More Top 10 Tips and Tricks for new Bronze Expeditioners
£13.56. The amount of money that haunted my bank account as I planned this blog post. You would think, after working 20 hours a week, I’d have more. But nope thanks to my car, it doesn’t seem that way. If you’ve been on the internet recently, you may have seen the tweets about self-care… ‘It’s … More How to ‘Self-Care’ with only £13.56
It’s the weekend of my 18th birthday party. Finally, my boyfriend was coming home from his new life at uni. We had been going through a rough patch recently but I knew we could pull through. We had a fun weekend with our friends, he’d seemed off, but that could’ve been the flurry of alcohol passing … More Why Camp Leaders saved my mental health.
As Halloween is fast approaching, I thought I would do a blog post on all the fun and interesting Halloween crafts I did with the cub scouts. Cubs love making messy things so don’t expect it to go perfect, they usually find it more fun when it doesn’t! Toilet Paper Bats If you’ve never seen … More The Scouts Guide: Halloween Crafts
When looking at a new destination to explore, I usually ask myself these questions? Is it cheap? Have I been before? Why shouldn’t I go? For me Romania ticked all the boxes, I hope it can do the same for you. Pros It is incredibly picturesque, I haven’t been anywhere near as beautiful. Even the … More Romania: Should I Stay or Should I Go?
I thought I’d try and do a ‘back to school’ post seen as I’ve got my first day back myself. I know it’s more of a lifestyle blog but hey, we all went to school, even explorers 🙂 So here are a couple of items that have definitely saved me during the 8 hour strain. … More Back to College Essentials
Okay, so when I first started this blog I was a 15 year old explorer scout, I had a lot to write about with no time to write it. I have a full notebook with posts I’d planned, but every weekend would be filled with trips or work or just living, so I barely got … More Thoughts
So, it’s been a hectic few months (as usual) but I’ve finished college for a year and I’m trying to get back into blogging. The main reason being, in that in less than 4 months I will have finished explorers, which is weird because it has been a huge part of my life for nearly … More How to: Make a Training less draining
Okay I get it, I’m the worst Blogger alive, I’m probably not even allowed the title. The last time I posted was alllll the way back in September and I could go on about how I have a work life, a college life, a social life and a scouting life, and anyone who does scouts … More Fun-draising