Leisure

Leisure, pastimes, hobbies, free time.

A Guide to Mountain Biking for Beginners – Favourite Family Cycle Routes

Sponsored post I am no daredevil, and I don’t even have very good balance on a bike, but I have discovered the joy of mountain biking. When we’re out cycling with our children we want to get away from parked cars and traffic. I want to give the children both the safety of off-road cycling combined with the freedom to ride at their own pace. Forest trails provide a perfect answer for us. We’ve discovered mountain biking (MTB) centres with clearly mapped routes, facilities and parking. Most important for us is the discovery of green trails for beginners. Belle was only 7 when we tackled our first green mountain biking trail in Dalby Forest, East Yorkshire. In fact, she had point blank refused to learn to ride a bike until…

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Make This Simple Folding Waste Bin for Your Camp Kitchen

Make This Simple Folding Waste Bin for Your Camp Kitchen

Camping at its best is all about the delights of fresh air, newly mown grass, prosecco from a plastic wine glass and sausages spitting … View Post
Six Fun Websites to Waste Time On

Six Fun Websites to Waste Time On

It’s Friday so it’s list-y blog post time here on FalcondaleLife. To get you ready for a bit of chilling out over … View Post
The Dark Side of Light Entertainment

The Dark Side of Light Entertainment

  I know we are all getting worried about our artists and superstars because lately there have been so many sad and famous deaths, … View Post