Category Archives: Life

First Quarter Review 2017

Each year for the past few years I’ve been doing a year end review; last year I split that across the year, doing one at the end of each quarter. This year I’m going to try and do the same … Continue reading

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The Sun Has Got His Hat On!

The sunshines on me today. Temperatures between 16 & 18°C, blue sky and barely a cloud in sight. Sunglasses 😎 for the first time this year. We went for a nice walk this afternoon. It’s my birthday, so no work … Continue reading

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New Glasses

I went to the opticians yesterday for a routine appointment, apparently my prescription hasn’t changed but I’ve had a referral to my GP, as there’s a burst blood vessel in the back of one of my eyes. The referral is … Continue reading

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Need Another(!) Pair of Wellingtons

Earlier this week we went for an afternoon walk to Portchester Castle, which isn’t very far from us, and I’ve mentioned it here before I think. One of the reasons we like walking here, is because it’s on the edge … Continue reading

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Unbroken Chain

I seem to have tripped over the point of a month of continuous blog posts without realising. My original intention was to go until December 31st 2016 and stop, but I kept going. There were a couple of days when … Continue reading

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2016 In Pictures

A short slideshow looking back over last year. ​​

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A Little Something In The Mail

A nice little surprise in the post today from @documentally. If you don’t already subscribe to his newsletter, you really should. It’s really rather good 😊 

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