A Vallée Blanche Burfday Pressie

Friday, 7th February 2014 by
The Vallée Blanche team (Laetitia, Pete, Richard, Jon, Rebecca, and Mathias) at the buvette near the end of the Mer de GlaceThis morning it is snowing so hard it’s like the sky is falling in! Hard to believe that yesterday was clear and sunny. But it was. Perfect for a well timed Burfday descent of the Vallée Blanche…

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Cake is my Friend

Sunday, 28th April 2013 by
cakeMy Mum and Dad know me very well. Who’d of thought…?

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Birthdays and Snow

Monday, 25th March 2013 by
Saskia and Laetitia happy in the snow at Darley Abbey ParkThe weather this weekend is cold! But unlike the past several weekends that have seen brilliant winter climbing conditions in Scotland there’s a strong wind and almost blizzard conditions prevailing outside right now!

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Burfday Powder

Friday, 8th February 2013 by
Pete gives the "Woopie" cushion a squeeze!We used the Lizard-Spock Expansion of the classic rock-paper-scissors game to decide where to go and play in the deepening powder on our birthday celebration day. Well, actually we used the game to decide who got to choose the venue… Laetitia won, and Les Grands Montets was chosen.

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My Dad’s Birthday and Debauchery…

Tuesday, 18th September 2012 by
High Tor… all in the same weekend.

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Laetitia tunnelling through a dry-stone wall!Awful Weather The weather this past week (month!) has been utterly awful! June was twice as wet as any June in (at least) the past seven years – this table shows just how wet… Rain Database (mm) Year Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec Total 2006 - - 200.6 […]

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Twelve Victoria Sponges

Sunday, 29th April 2012 by
Mini birthday cakes!It’s great having a birthday on or very near a weekend… your birthday can very easily turn into birthmanydays.

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Lakeland Snow

Sunday, 5th February 2012 by
Laetitia throws in a free-style jump!Richard and Ali came over to the Lakes this weekend... Snow was forecast, yet Saturday morning dawned cold and clear, though that didn't last long.

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