Author Archives: Kate Fenhalls

About Kate Fenhalls

This may or may not be my 41 year old gap year. Yesterday (2/4/12) may or may not have been my last ever day working in an office. Who knows, let's see what happens...

370 days later…

I left London 1 year and 5 days ago on Friday 13th April 2012. Now apparently I live in the depths of Mid-Wales, in the woods overlooking the Dyfi estuary – perfection qualified slightly by the postage stamp size view … Continue reading

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Together we are

Today (9 Sep) I’m sitting in my ‘office’ (up a hill with an approaching storm trying to get a mobile signal) looking out over broccoli like oak forests below and 5 valleys folded together and meeting below me. I’m surrounded … Continue reading

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Catchup early July 2012

1 – 12 July, back safe in Wales… I say safely back in Wales, but mid-Wales early July felt pretty bleak. It’s tough up here and I’m thinking I need something a little milder for food growing. Somerset and Devon … Continue reading

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Catchup late May – end of June 2012

Late May – Early June – Fire in the Mountain Festival,  Cwmenewidian Isaf, Ceredigion Not as washed out as the rest of the country that Jubilee weekend, the 2nd  FITM Festival was brilliant. I co-managed the bar with the lovely … Continue reading

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Howdy

Thursday 28 June – I went out to run the van for a while because that’s what you do when it’s been parked up for a few days, and 15 minutes, some schnozzle bruising and a crushed knuckle later I … Continue reading

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Snakes and ladders

Wednesday 30 May 2012 just in case you’ve not got any plans this weekend… TICKETS FOR FIRE IN THE MOUNTAIN STILL AVAILABLE – forecast good, site looking beautiful, sauna stove arrived yesterday and is being plumbed in next to a … Continue reading

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What are you going to do with this one wild and precious life?

Friday 18 May Tom W, my “media advisor” who encouraged me to contact the Guardian about writing the piece about our hike last year), said there weren’t any pics of me on this blog which was entirely the point but … Continue reading

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