Weekly Photo Challenge: The Curves of Silverstone

We took these photos on our recent visit to Silverstone Racing Track. My girlfriend took the first two. Imagine the Formula One racing cars hurtling around these famous curves. Related articles Weekly Photo… Continue reading

Learning to touch type.

For 30 years I have pecked away at keyboards with one, then two or maybe four fingers. Bash bash, clatter clatter. Never have I really considered learning to type properly. Some of these sentences… Continue reading

Daily Prompt: You’ve Got the Power – to rant about fouling.

Daily Prompt: You’ve Got the Power The question: “You have the power to enact a single law. What would it be?” In such a fantasy I would banish dog dirt from the streets… Continue reading

Mindfulness, Breathing and Emotions Exercise

I have been slowly working though Russ Harris’ book, The Happiness Trap. Very useful it is too. I downloaded some of his exercises on mp3 to try. The first one was ‘Mindfulness of… Continue reading

Simplify by saying no to everything?

According to Leo Babauta, this month we should be saying no. Every day. The Simplify Your Day Challenge in June He says The Simplify Your Day Challenge is to say “No” to one thing… Continue reading

We watched: Star Trek Into Darkness

We like a bit of Star Trek, my muse and me. Any new Star Trek therefore has to be watched. This weekend was the soonest we could. She had provided some cinema vouchers… Continue reading

Fleeting: Waiting and then gone.

Weekly Photo Challenge: Fleeting I was waiting to catch the train to go and see my loving, wonderful muse. My presence there was transient, fleeting, leaving no lasting impression on the place. I… Continue reading

16 steps to happiness

I’m reblogging this as I really like this list and the thought behind it. Not sure if I want to do all of them though. Not in to candles myself! 🙂

Bluebells – gone too soon.

Having gone out to find the bluebells that grow in the woods near my home like a magical blue carpet I found they were mostly already gone. Far too fleeting to pose for… Continue reading

Priced Out: Help to Buy = Help to Sell = UK Government Prop Up Over Inflated House Prices

I want to write about this as it affects me. I rent because buying is really beyond my means. “PricedOut is the only independent group that campaigns on behalf of priced out first… Continue reading

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