Day 50 - May 7th Bank holiday Monday turns up some unusual weather for us... sunshine! Not only that, the hottest one since the 70s when the records began. Bank holiday + warm sunshine = traffic chaos, consequently we decided to relax and stay at home with my mom and stepdad coming over to see… Continue reading Project 365 Week 8: Days 50 – 56
Day 43 - Apr 30th A walk to the in-laws house to see the sister in law for her birthday, and spotted my neighbours lovely tulips on the way back. Day 44 - May 1st Playing with the wifi settings on my camera and managed to take a photo of myself remotely using my phone.… Continue reading Project 365 Week 7: Days 43 – 49
It has been the second of two weeks off work and I have thoroughly enjoyed spending time with the wife and my girls. It has been a lovely break, although the second week seems to have flown by. I like to balance my time off with getting out of the house and doing things, and… Continue reading Project 365 – Week 4: Days 22-28
Day 356 - Mar 9th As I approach the final days of my project 365, I look back on all the nights where I was ready to climb the stairs and fall into bed... only to realise I hadn't even put my hand on a camera all day, and in that moment your heart sinks… Continue reading Day 356 – Its more than just a burger
Day 347 - Feb 28th It's being called The Beast From The East, and more recently the weather forecasters have been referring to it as Storm Emma... whatever you want to call it, the cold Siberian air it's bringing with it has been pushing that mercury down even further. Scotland seems to be in the… Continue reading Day 347 – Is it cold enough for ya, yet?
Day 232 - Nov 5th Its actual bonfire night in the UK, but seeing as it is Sunday most of the fireworks will hopefully have gone off on Friday and Saturday night, although there will always be those that are determined to wait until the actual date to set some off, and the few weird… Continue reading Day 232 – Autumn gives the summer a beautiful send-off
Day 207 - Oct 10th Ah bless poor Bill Paxton, one of his most famously quoted movie scenes, and such a sad loss to the movie world this year. His movie quote is pretty much how I have been feeling for the last two days now. It hasn't exactly kept me bedridden, but I have… Continue reading Day 207 – Thats it, man! Game over, man… game over!
Day 198 - Oct 1st Is it bad parenting to give little ones an iPad to keep them quiet for a while? I was up early to watch the Formula 1 Malaysia Grand Prix, and its fair to say that I don’t watch a lot of tv, if I am home alone I will generally… Continue reading Day 198 – Just a little peace and quiet?
Day 173 - Sep 6th Third day of the new Autumn term and the first day of the kids being back in meant a new class and some new faces to get used to. I wanted to feel more switched on, and be more on the ball, but I definitely wasn't functioning at 100% today.… Continue reading Day 173 – be grateful… there are people who would love to have your bad days
Day 168 - Sept 1st The 1st of September already, and with the exclusion of the weekend, it is technically the final day of the summer holidays. Although it is still very much Summer, schools are about to start what is called the Autumn term, and the weather is beginning to feel just a little… Continue reading Day 168 – Next stop… Christmas!