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I am truly lucky to have found Sharon Garratt, a wonderful partner to share my passions for food, technology, photography and travel with. I really don't know how she puts up with me.

January 2015

Lazy Winter days in Cornwall

By |2017-10-04T10:50:51+01:00Tuesday, January 27th, 2015|My Life|

On a cool winter morning St. Ives can still give one a lot of pleasure, especially as it is void of all the hustle and bustle one would normally associate with this popular Cornish holiday destination. We took the opportunity for short visit and stroll around this quintessential Cornish coastal town during our recent visit to [...]

Our week in Cornwall

By |2017-10-04T10:50:56+01:00Friday, January 23rd, 2015|My Life|

We have now been in Cornwall for almost a week, unfortunately we are not here on holiday, so we haven’t had any time to do the normal tourist things that we indulge ourselves in, around one of the most beautiful parts of the British Coastline that Cornwall has to offer. I have been working remotely [...]

January’s Book of the Month

By |2017-10-04T10:51:00+01:00Thursday, January 15th, 2015|My Life|

Book of the Month - January As part of my Goals for 2015, I decided that I would read more, and I committed myself to reading at least one book every month, and as part of that commitment I would also provide a review of the book once I have read it. This month’s book [...]

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 10

By |2017-10-04T10:51:02+01:00Wednesday, January 14th, 2015|My Life|

The Finishing Post… Well, the final day of the “10 Days to a Better Blog” has arrived and the assignment is… Reflection and a bit of Introspection I have to be fair, the 10 days have absolutely flown by and it really does not feel like it has been 10 days… I have found the [...]

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 9

By |2017-10-04T10:51:06+01:00Tuesday, January 13th, 2015|My Life|

Todays assignment is the toughest one so far, it goes like this:- Just write... Aaarghhhh!!!! My worst nightmare has arrived, I need direction, instructions, examples… what sort of course is this!!! I think I have learnt my most important lesson yet... …be prepared! …no, seriously though, I was a little shocked at reading the remit [...]

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10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 8

By |2017-10-04T10:51:10+01:00Monday, January 12th, 2015|My Life|

Setting some Goals for 2015... Well Guys, the assignment for today, is to set myself some realistic writing goals for the year ahead. It all sounds easy enough, but the task is to use the SMART approach, which in the words of John Saddington are as follows: [S]pecific - target a specific area for improvement. [...]

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 7

By |2017-10-04T10:51:16+01:00Sunday, January 11th, 2015|My Life|

Well todays assignment is to install Google Analytics, something that I have had installed on my site for quite some time… That really makes me sound proficient, but here comes the “crunch”, I have very rarely taken any notice of it or really looked at the information that it gives me, or more to the [...]

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 6

By |2017-10-04T10:51:19+01:00Sunday, January 11th, 2015|My Life|

Your About Page Today's assignment is to analyse and update your About page, which in the case of my site is called and in line with my assignment for Day 6 can be found at the following link: My updated About Page

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 5

By |2017-10-04T10:51:22+01:00Saturday, January 10th, 2015|My Life|

Optimise not Categorise!!! [Updated] Well, this is going to be an off the cuff post, due to the fact that I have not long ago finished work, but I did not want to disappoint my readers or most importantly, I didn't want to disappoint myself. I will be honest though, I have not had great [...]

10 Days to a Better Blog – Day 4

By |2015-01-11T01:32:49+01:00Thursday, January 8th, 2015|My Life|

A Day of Reflection! That's right folks, the “assignment” for today is to sit back and reflect on what we have learnt over the past few days. We don’t even have to write about it, just reflect on it, but I thought that I would let my fingers walk the keyboard whilst I am reflecting, [...]