How to pack a hiking backpack like a pro

When you hike 1000km you become a bit obsessed with your backpack and packing skills. By the end of Hiking the Israel National Trail, I'd made all the classic errors while working out how best to pack to save time and strain on my body. Here are my top tips on how to...

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I won the Next Generation Awards!

In my last newsletter, I wrote about how I've recently started going to networking events for small businesses and startups (mostly as a way to meet new people since moving to Bristol). I've never really seen myself as a 'businessperson' or Love Her Wild as a...

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A staycation in a Hobbit House

Do you like Lord of the Rings? I asked Emma,how about a stay in a Hobbit House? In 2019, Emma Lawton is attempting to do something new and fun every single day. She's called the project the F---it List. It's Emma's way of sticking 2 (positive) fingers up at life after...

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Why I’m no longer talking to privileged people about plastic

It's not easy being a conservationist. Caring for the planet and acknowledging reality means seeing faults in every aspect of our society. With that comes living with an overwhelming sense of hopelessness. I've had friends call this 'conservation depression'. When you...

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4 ways you can really save the planet

When people think going eco what usually comes to mind is turning off the tap when you brush your teeth, reducing your plastic usage and recycling your tin cans. While all these are great habits to help our planet they are merely a drop in the ocean. It makes sense to...

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How business coaching helped build my adventure career

6 months ago an opportunity presented itself to work with the experienced life/business coach Charlotte Fowles. Coaching is something I'd never considered doing before. And if I'm honest I was a little sceptical. I saw coaching for those who don't know what they want...

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Launching: UK ocean conservation festival

I don't know why I have such a love for the ocean but I just do. Growing up I never spent much time around water - apart from the odd sunny day trip to the beach with family - but I always had a draw and fascination with our seas and marine life. I'd almost forgotten...

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An invite to the Lululemon Influencer Retreat

"As a thank you to you for creating a space for women in the outdoors we’d love to invite you on the Wilderness Lululemon influencer Retreat - a 24 hour experience in honour of International Women’s Day. See invitation attached" Really is there a better email to hit...

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I'm Bex Band, adventurer & founder of the women's adventure community Love Her Wild. I want to inspire more people to go on adventures to grow in confidence & to reconnect with our natural spaces.

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