25th Wedding Anniversary

Twenty Five (25) years ago today Sands and I got married in the church in Houghton Conquest, followed by lunch with our guests at the Knife & Cleaver. What was a brilliant day remains remarkably c...

Brexit: A Few Thoughts

I haven’t written about Brexit before. Truth be told I haven’t written about much over the last two to three years as I have been focussed on other things, but as an ‘expat residing ...
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Hello!

I started this blog in 2006, originally as www.myapplestuff.com, a blog to chart my introduction to the world of Apple after my purchase of a Apple PowerBook (ironically purchased the week they announ...
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Getting Fit(ter)

So today I start getting fitter! Over the last 12 months I have been working hard to try and sort out the various issues this old body has: knee, shoulder, neck, hip and back being the prime victims o...
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House of Cards Season 4

Starts on Netflix on March 4th. Not much else to say other than it it is well worth watching and you have time to Catch Up on the first three seasons if you haven’t watched them already. Tweet
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Garmin Forerunner 225

I suspect the Garmin Forerunner 225 is going to be my next bit of technology when it becomes available mid July. I have been using (on and off) the Garmin Vivosmart since the beginning of the year and...
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Fortitude

Watched the last episode of Series 1 of Fortitude last night, and having sat down to watch what I thought was the last of a one of series with some relief as I had found it a little ‘too weird&#...