November 30, 2017

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  • Moles…

  • Camp America interviews

  • Reports written

  • Evening plans over in Liverpool

  • How Science Got Women Wrong

  • Making the effort….

  • Inferior By Angela Saini

  • 36 pages in…

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November 29, 2017

At just 26 years old, Mollie Hughes became the youngest woman in the world and the first English woman to summit Mount Everest from both sides. In 2017, Mollie stood on top of the world for the second time after her first summit from the south side in 2012. From this major feat, Mollie experienced a whirlwind of ups and downs that led to lessons that can be applied to any adventure.

1. Find Your Inspir...

November 28, 2017

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Questions I answer....

1) What is Tough Girl Challenges all about?

2) Why did you set up and how did you get in to it?

3) What are some of the best challengers and challenges you have interviewed?

4) Were are you hoping to take Tough Girl Challenges?

5) What’s the best challenge you have completed?

6) If I could grant you an entry place to any challenge in the world what would it be?

7) I...

November 28, 2017

Anna is a 24-year-old adventurer who has a love of the great outdoors and pushing her limits. This has led her to completing a series of adventures over the last few years: trekking across the wilderness of arctic Sweden with just reindeer for company, walking 500 and 1000 miles across France and Spain along ancient pilgrimage routes, summiting the highest peak in North Africa, and hitch-hiking to Mor...

November 27, 2017

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  • Productive day - 2 podcasts edited!

  • Anna Blackwell will be on the TGP tomorrow

  • Jen Bricker - born with no legs- very fascinating story about how she overcame challenges in her life

  • New Patrons - Seanna ? 

  • Update post in the Tough Girl Tribe

  • Comments from the tribe

  • £1.53 a month

  • Vlog 97 is key!

  • Stopping the negative chit chat in my head

  • ...

November 26, 2017

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  • All the vlogs for the Appalachian trail have been edited (apart from 99 & 100)

  • New vlogs coming out everyday going forward

  • Day 99 - no footage….

  • Day 100 - Flynn will be editing

  • Boston… & France footage…..

  • Catching up with the daily podcast

  • Needing to get back on it!!!

  • Final push to the end of the year

  • Changes to the Tough Girl Tribe…

  • ...

November 25, 2017

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  • Working at Ground in Hoylake 

  • Talking to real people!

  • Editing Vlogs!

  • Day 82 for the Appalachian Trail has gone live!!!!

  • Scheduled vlogs ready to come out over the next few days

  • Make sure you watch vlog number 97…

  • Thank goodness the vlogs weren’t coming out in real time

  • My mission this weekend

  • Flynn is working on vlog for day 100!

  • Bos...

November 23, 2017

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  • Flooding…

  • Parking on a bridge

  • Police knocking on my parents door at 1.30 am….

  • The damage

  • Catching up with my sister

  • Travelling back up to Lancaster

  • Flood damage

  • Heading to the theatre

  • Not sleeping too well

  • Everyone is ok! 

  • Check out

  • Fancy reading one of my books? 

  • Treat yourself for Christma...

November 22, 2017

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  • Going to see a Psychic - Keith Watson 

  • William…… 

  • Grandma Babs

  • A writer? Blogging

  • Podcasting - my voice

  • Dropping some balls

  • 2018 is going to be a big year

  • The Wirral is not the place for me

  • Liking my bed!!!

  • My commute

  • Not being good in the morning…

  • 4 year window if I want to have children 

  • London?

  • Being in my comf...

November 21, 2017

Melissa is the second woman ever to finish the Epic 5 - an event which consists of doing 5 Ironman distance triathlons (that’s 224km or 140 miles of swimming, cycling and running) every day over 5 days on 5 different Hawaiian Islands! Melissa lives in Melbourne, Australia working as a nurse.

November 20, 2017

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  • It is hard to make money being a full time adventurer!

  • It depends on where you are in your life…

  • You never know people financial situation…

  • The illusion….

  • Trying to get sponsorship

  • Take a listen to Laura Try on 7 women 7 challenges - Raising £20K for the GB rowing challenge

  • Making a living and needing to build up a brand

  • How you are going to m...

November 19, 2017

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  • Staying down in London

  • Pedicure

  • Gorgeous Lunch - Kale & Broccoli!

  • Tattoo time!

  • Opportunity cost of time

  • Time pressure and getting things done for the end of the year

  • Chocolates - not feeling guilty

  • Eating habits

  • Being in a home environment

  • Temptation…

  • What am I eating? Why am I eating it?

  • Being kind to myself

If you have...

November 18, 2017

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  • The dreaded alarm clock…

  • Conference with the Fawcett Society

  • Sold out… what to do!

  • Arriving at 8.15

  • Helping out with registration, ushering, tidying etc

  • Getting to attend the conference

  • Plans for the day

  • 2018 - women getting the vote

  • Female statues

  • If you can see if - you can’t become it

  • Amazing speakers

  • FeMANism

  • Getti...

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