Challenging Habitat Blog

Outdoor Daily

There is nothing (within reach) quite like a good walk along the Cornish coast to lift my spirit and refresh my mind. The expanseive blue up to and beyond the horizon, white horses on overfalls coming around a… Read More

Outdoor Daily

A perfect sunset following a perfect afternoon with friends at, in and on the water…

Outdoor Daily

It’s Father’s Day in the UK. One thing I really don’t miss during lockdown is shopping and, by extension, the madness of consumerism on days, such as this. Christmas, Valentine’s, Easter, Mothering Sunday, Halloween, Guy Fawkes… what did… Read More

Outdoor Daily

I could have been the tropics, well, almost! The river Yealm estuary is not 5000 miles away, but it features turquoise waters. My first paddle boarding venture out of my local river, the very muddy Tamar, since lockdown… Read More

Outdoor Daily

Lilac. Every year I welcome its flowers, not because I particularly like it – I don’t, in spite of their sweet scent – but because it reminds me of my friend Petra’s birthday in mid-May. Only it is… Read More