2020: Year in Review

Before I become a complete narcissist I’d like to just remember all the people that have lost their lives this year to Covid19 and other conditions. In particular, those that I knew fondly; Remembering Joan Morgans – Nanny Joan Nayland Frost Graham Derrick Terry...
Books I Read in February

Books I Read in February

I was a little behind on the reading front in February. If you have read my ‘2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back’ post you’ll know that my month didn’t start too well and that translated into my reading. I also started the second model of my uni...
2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back

2 Steps Forward, 1 Step Back

Life would be easy if we could go through life with no surprises. But life isn’t a graph, it isn’t linear. No, life is a shitstorm of things that are there to throw you off your path. But, a purposeful life is always full of challenges. Let me ask you a question here?...

Books I Read in January

I love reading. It makes me feel better. But I don’t alway the chance to read and I end up mindlessly scrolling through social media as it sucks the life out of me. Which is why in January I made a concerted effort to consume more books. I dusted off my kindle....

The Deception of Time

The most valuable thing we have in life is time. Time, unlike money and relationships is the most rarest of commodities- something we can never get back. Why is it then do we wish our short lives away? Wishing for things in the future and neglecting our present? This...
You Are What You Follow On The Internet

You Are What You Follow On The Internet

I love the Internet. It’s absolutely brilliant. You have all the information you can ever need at your fingertips. You can also connect with anyone from anywhere. But despite it’s incredible upsides, there are some unwanted downsides. Most of my time on the internet...
Resolution not Revolution

Resolution not Revolution

I love this time of year when everyone is trying to be a better version of themselves. People are happier, more active and more positive. But not everyone feels the same way. Scroll through any facebook timeline and you’ll see copious amounts of people criticising...
It was a mixed bag.

It was a mixed bag.

That decade went fast. I’m totally unsure on how to think about it. It took me through my 20’s which is a big decade in anyone’s life. Here’s some highlights. 1 wedding, 2 kids, 3 houses. I gained a degree, got a job in the organisation I wanted, taught myself web...