Life in a nutshell, 'cos it's better if you're nuts!

A collection of random thoughts, adventures, happenings and general goings on in the Gardner Family.
Ambleside

Ambleside

The first full day of our holiday. We decided to have a rest from driving and just spend the day in Ambleside.

Driving Up

Driving Up

Today we were beginning our holiday in the Lake District by, as ever, driving up the M1, M6 and various other roads.

The Chili Series

The Chili Series

A day down near Winchester attacking the Chili Series, which required the use of poles with hooks on the end, amongst other things

London Calling 2023

London Calling 2023

A full day in London for London Calling 2023 – a day of wandering around London north of Euston Road followed by a mega event and some beer

Grand Union

Grand Union

A day of tupperware hunting along the Grand Union Canal near Watford Gap, involving the use of “special equipment”

Nuthampstead

Nuthampstead

Filling my time up in Lincoln while one of the kids was doing a training day. I went geocaching, obviously.

Poppy’s Ponderings

Poppy’s Ponderings

A day of doing lab caches down the smoke in London. It was a cool but mainly sunny winter’s day and I walked a massive distance.

Berrynarbor Newsletter

Berrynarbor Newsletter

Supporting a friend with an online archive of a local hardcopy newsletter, and enhancing it with some bits of technology I use regularly

Geocaching 2022

Geocaching 2022

Diary 2022 – A list of my geocaching exploits for 2022, which proved to be my biggest year so far by quite some distance

London Labs

London Labs

A day of doing lab caches down the smoke in London. It was a cool but mainly sunny winter’s day and I walked a massive distance.

Therfield

Therfield

A day of geocaching near Therfield, in Ryoland, accompanied by the man himself as well as with Candleford. Many caches were found.

Bury St Edmunds

Bury St Edmunds

A day of geocaching with Candleford and Makaraka, attending an event and clearing a few other caches in Bury St Edmunds