Has it ever occurred to you that you might be wrong?

I loved this little collection of quotes from¬†philipchircop.com and recommend you click on the screen grab, or one of the links to go read them all. I'm just filing this away here for posterity :) [caption id="attachment_2384" align="alignleft" width="528" caption="From philipchircop.com, click to…

Hands up if you're on a January diet...

I know, we're almost a week into 2012 already, it's a bit late for contemplating achievements and setting resolutions isn't it? Every year, the "January diet" gets further reinforced by our populist media - all the adverts are suddenly for exercise DVDs, clever cookbooks and healthy food - and nearly…

Sleep

** Disclaimer *** I am well aware that Wikipedia is not the best source of information... but you know... it's just.. there! A very dear friend of mine just posted a comment on Facebook that has prompted me to write this "Thinking out loud" post about my sleeping habits, which is largely…

Wedding Video

I couldn't resist posting this here. This really was the best day of my life (so far), and Ed Crofts' filming, editing and production of the wedding video is just breathtaking. This 4-minute edit captures everything about the day, just perfectly. You can find out more about the video, and…

Marriage Madness

I apologise for documenting such a personal event on what is for all intents and purposes a technical blog, but I can't resist the opportunity to share my happiness with the world. After all that is what a good wedding is all about - sharing and celebrating a union with…

Health, happiness & a happy new year

Under usual circumstances, I'd sit and contemplate the resolutions I made & the challenges I set myself last year, to see how well I'd fared. As it stands, so much has changed since last year that it's almost irrelevant. Last year was a catalyst, a year of ideas, a year…

Four things for four months (ish)

Today is my 25th birthday. It feels like a milestone, something that needs to be marked and celebrated. Scarily it's lead me to do a little thinking and life-pondering. We're fast heading for Q3 of 2010. I set myself the task of being organised this year, I've done better, but…

Stay on top of the game

My new years resolution this year is an all encompassing mantra for me to live by: Stay on top of the game. I have a horrible habit of letting things slide: the housework, the bills, my weight, my hobbies, my blog, birthdays, even Christmas. Unless I have plenty of what…