Review: OMM Kamleika Waterproof Jacket

I’m no mountain athlete, or any type of athlete for that matter, but I have been searching for the perfect waterproof jacket for around 15 years including three years at sea with many a squall and wave trying to hug me.

I bought the OMM Kamleika last winter and we’ve been having a head-rush love affair ever since.

Book Review: Climbing the Seven Volcanoes by …

Climbing the Seven Volcanoes is a story of grief, of extraordinary human resilience and dedicated mental effort. It’s a story of chronic illness, of identity and of the self. It’s a huge achievement of a book let alone of human endeavour.

Isobaa Merino Review, Or: How I Fell …

Isobaa gave me a great opportunity to test out their merino clothing this summer. From the mountains to the moor, I took it for a ride with zero washing.

Review: Tour Du Mont Blanc Guidebook and …

Vertebrate Publishing got in touch with me back in April to ask if I fancied a copy to drool over and review. I mean, they didn’t use the word ‘drool’ but I’m assuming that was what they meant because I have never, ever seen such a perfectly put together hiking guide.

The Best Base Layers for 2018/2019 Winter Season | …

GET WARM, STAY WARM The base layer market has changed drastically in the last five years, especially with the boom in the merino wool market. But really…which base layers should you…

Review: Lean Greens Superfood Powder

‘Is it a vibrator?’ asked my friend over Whatsapp the day before she was due to visit me. I’d told her I had a NutriBullet. ‘No…it’s a smoothie maker!’

Review | SubZero Factor 1+ Base Layer

Up until a few years ago I didn’t know what base layers were. I layered up in winter with vest tops and t-shirts and wondered why the layers weren’t keeping…

Beautiful Base Layers: A Review of Burnt …

* I bought all these snazzy base layers myself except for those from Burnt Custard, they sent me a free sample to try out. Nevertheless, my opinion of them is mine…