Experience

motivation, mindset, dealing with problems, improvisation

Big waves on Mealista, outer hebrides west coast

The waves are alive with the sound of singing.

By Charlotte | 28/12/2018

Throw mindfulness out of the window! We should all be singing when fear gets to us.

Charlotte washing in a burn, behind some sheep dentures.

FAQ’s on hygiene, lowering my standards

By Charlotte | 08/06/2018

How to cope with with persenol hygiene while kayaking for 5 weeks and having no showers

Trouble in paradise

By Charlotte | 16/03/2018

Prelude The sky turns slowly in the color of a big black bruise, Ominous and threatening on the horizon, while we peddle over the to…

Cairn on top of Ben Nevis

Climbing Ben Nevis

By Charlotte | 02/03/2018

O noooo, wind force 8 predicted…and I am in a kayak on Cape Wrath!!! We must escape before the storm hits the coast! Early in…

Silence is a troublemaker

By Charlotte | 03/02/2018

‘Our thinking is like a boat on the water, pushed along by the waves and influenced by the wind.’ Hazrat Inayat Khan And what happens…

Alexander holding a rock in a heart shape

The love boat

By Alexander | 19/01/2018

A ship is always safe at the shore, but that is not what it’s built for. — Albert Einstein or John A. Shedd. I always…

The naked lady on the beach

By Charlotte | 22/12/2017

Travelling by kayak involves a lot of changing from one outfit to another. Usually, I have a dry set of clothes on land and a…

The roof of Ensay House in a nice evening Sky

Rescued by Zorro’s mum

By Charlotte | 08/12/2017

‘When the infection is joint by high fever and shivers, this could indicate blood poisoning – a serious affliction in which medical attention is urgently…

Two seagull chicks on the clifs of Stroma, Orkney

Like a virgin -touched for the very first time

By Charlotte | 03/09/2017

I made it through the wilderness Somehow I made it through Didn’t know how lost I was Until I found…… -Madonna- It’s intriguing how some…