Bowls

Some People Call Me The Bowls Cowboy!

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Well, ok, nobody calls me that but at least they don’t call me Morris either! What am I on about? Well children, I have taken up playing bowls (or old man bowls as the missus calls it!). I have vague recollections of watching old people play bowls on the lawns at my local park as […]

Fings

I can haz a birthday!

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That’s right and not just any old birthday for today I’m 30! Whenever I’ve thought of turning 30 it’s been with the same horror and disgust as Baby Spice in the Spice World movie. Now, if you’ve been around a while, you will remember this post. My bucket list of Fings To Do Before I’m […]

Food

Wordless Wednesday (10)

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Almost wordless. This one has words! This summer has been our first with a proper garden. With space. And sunshine. So we grew tomatoes. The missus’ mum sourced some baby tomato plants and after a couple of weeks, we upgraded them to a grow bag. Apparently specially treated for tomato plants. After a few weeks […]

Gaming

Too much detail?

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Still getting to grips with my new camera but I figured I’d post about my lenses in a little more detail. This is the standard Nikon 18-55mm that you get as part of the kit: It takes some cracking shots. It’s really light, fairly quiet, good close up range. I’ve always been a fan of […]

Cats

And it’s obvious that you’re dying, dying

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Just living proof that the camera’s lying! So, following on from my post on Friday, I mentioned I had bought a new digital SLR. For those not following closely, photography is a passion that has dominated my 20’s. I’ve used various bits of kit and pieced together bits and pieces but never actually owned my […]

Cats

Fings I Like Friday (5)

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It’s been a stressful week this week. Big project deadline looming today. 1) Programming. I love how when something goes wrong I can quickly whip up a solution. VBA is a really useful tool to have and I’m glad I bothered to teach myself, it’s been super handy this week! 2) Gardening. As you can […]