An Outdoors Family The Outdoors Fix

The Outdoors Fix – a chat about our family adventures

The Outdoors Fix is a podcast hosted by Liv Bolton, which, acoording to her website is “A podcast to inspire people wanting to make adventures outdoors a bigger part of their life”. We’re the first to admit, we were a bit shocked when we got a message from her asking if we could have a […]

An Outdoors Family Shared Parental Leave New Zealand

Why we chose to spend our shared parental leave in New Zealand

When we had our son last summer,  we decided to make use of shared parental leave, taking three months off at the start of this year. We were wanting to go on an adventure, take in the views,  go on hikes,  lounge on beaches and do a spot of wildlife watching while we were at […]

An Outdoors Family Gear Review of Trespass Amherst Jacket

Gear Review: Trespass Amherst Softshell Jacket

I have been testing the Amherst softshell jacket from Trespass over the last few weeks and have to say I love it. I have been wanting a Softshell jacket for a while, remembering an old Windstopper fleece I had many years ago. It was excellent for messing around outside on days that were forecast to […]

An Outdoors Family review of Trespass Prindle Womens Water repellent trousers

Gear Review: Trespass Prindle Womens Water Repellant Trousers

Curiosity got the better of me and I decided on testing out a pair of water repellent trousers for Trespass. I had a few questions pop up in my head excitedly waiting for new gear; mainly whether the trousers would make that swishing noise my other pair of waterproof trousers do or whether they’d be […]