Category Archives: outdoors

In the July-2020 Sky

22 June – 2 July – The June Boötids meteor shower 05 July – Full Moon (Thunder Moon) lining up with Jupiter and Saturn. 08 July – ISS 6.32pm–6.36pm, South-West to East 10 July – Starlink satellite train – 5:43 … Continue reading

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Week 32 #OptOutside #OptToAct

July ❎ Week 32: Save money and energy. Switch to LED light bulbs in one room. LED (light-emitting diode) light bulbs use less energy, last longer and often give off brighter and stronger light than other types of bulbs. The … Continue reading

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Week 31 #OptOutside #OptToAct

June – July ❎ Week 31: Become water wise in your home through mindful showering and dishwashing. The EPA says 3 percent of the nation’s energy is used to pump and treat water for potable use. And heating water for … Continue reading

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Running/Riding – what’s next? (Part 13)

The previous plan covered February 2020 to the end of May 2020. The targeted race is still Run Larapinta for 2020. T is using Hanny Allston’s 19 week Run Larapinta Stage Race Training Plan. Last updated: 2020-June-25 12:40pm The adventure … Continue reading

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30 Days Wild – 2020 – week 4

❝ This June, join thousands of people taking part in our annual nature challenge, 30 Days Wild! We want you to do one wild thing a day throughout the whole month: for your health, wellbeing and for the planet. That’s … Continue reading

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Week 30 #OptOutside #OptToAct

June ❎ Week 30: Check your tire pressure to ensure optimal gas mileage. Proper tire pressure can increase your gas mileage by 0.6 percent and in some cases, as much as 3 percent. You can find the exact tire pressure … Continue reading

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The Walk to Rivendell : Rauros to Isengard (Merry and Pippin)

Having just journeyed from Rauros to Mt Doom (The Journey of Frodo and Sam) using Eowyn Challenge’s The Walk to Rivendell and Beyond, finishing with the Ring being destroyed, we are jumping back in time to follow the journey of … Continue reading

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30 Days Wild – 2020 – week 3

❝ This June, join thousands of people taking part in our annual nature challenge, 30 Days Wild! We want you to do one wild thing a day throughout the whole month: for your health, wellbeing and for the planet. That’s … Continue reading

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Week 29 #OptOutside #OptToAct

June ❎ Week 29: Add a book about an environmental issue to your summer reading list. Add one (or two!) of these books to your library queue for the summer and you’ll feel both informed and inspired to take on … Continue reading

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30 Days Wild – 2020 – week 2

❝ This June, join thousands of people taking part in our annual nature challenge, 30 Days Wild! We want you to do one wild thing a day throughout the whole month: for your health, wellbeing and for the planet. That’s … Continue reading

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