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February 2015

Day 5: 17th September 2014 – Toronto, ON – Niagara Falls. ON

By |2017-10-04T10:50:24+01:00Sunday, February 22nd, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Today is the day that Sharon and I have to conquer our fear of heights, well perhaps "conquer is not the correct word, and what I should have said is that it is time to "Face" our fear of heights. Yes, you guessed it, today is the day that we are visiting the Toronto [...]

Day 4: 16th September 2014 – Plattsburg, NY – Toronto, ON

By |2017-10-04T10:50:27+01:00Tuesday, February 17th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Here we are entering Day 4 of our USA road trip and today is a tough one with one of the longest drives, totalling some 349 miles of pretty much open road and highways ahead of us, with no discernible attractions, to stop off for on the way. The plan for today was always to [...]

Day 3: 15th September 2014
Gorham, NH – Plattsburg, NY

By |2017-10-04T10:50:32+01:00Monday, February 16th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Today saw us rising fairly early again, no, not at 04:30hrs, it was a little more civilised at around 07:00hrs, but the hotel room did not include breakfast, so there was a need for an intake of food, which for Sharon, was easy enough with a bowl(or better said plastic container) of breakfast cereal, [...]

Day 2: 14th September 2014
Salem, MA to Gorham, NH

By |2017-10-04T10:50:35+01:00Sunday, February 15th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

Please note you can click on any of the photos for an expanded view in a new window. Well, this day started really early, 04:30 hrs to be precise. Yes, you guessed it the time difference of 4 hours really caught us this morning as we were both awake very early. We decided to make [...]

Day 1: 13th September 2014
London, UK to Boston, MA

By |2017-10-04T10:50:38+01:00Saturday, February 14th, 2015|USA Holiday 2014|

This is the beginning of a long overdue set of posts that will give you all an insight into our 2014 holiday to the USA, and all the incredible and wonderous sights that we experienced during our whistle-stop tour of north-eastern America (including a short excursion into Canada). I really want to make the posts as [...]

Spotify Radio functionality for Sonos

By |2017-10-04T10:50:41+01:00Thursday, February 12th, 2015|My Life|

UPDATE - 18th June 2015 Sonos have announced that their latest Beta Software version 5.4, brings a new set of tools that Spofiy have immediately embraced in order to provide Sonos their users with the ability to create Artist based Spotify Radio stations. I have installed the Sonos Beta 5.4 software on my system and [...]

January 2015 – Book of the Month

By |2017-10-04T10:50:44+01:00Wednesday, February 4th, 2015|My Life|

In line with my committment to actively read more, my chosen Book of the Month for January was Guy Martin - My Autobiography. …I am going to confess that my reading of the book has been taking me a little longer than I anticipated due to other commitments and I still have not yet completed [...]

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 [...]