Executive Order Ban The Beer First Month Goals Update (life)

Executive Order Ban The Beer First Month Goals Update
Over a month has passed since my last post, and in that time I have been (slowly) working towards those goals I mentioned. I didn’t go to the gym that much, but I have been doing exercises at home (and...

Fire Emblem Pokemon Snap (gaming)

Fire Emblem Pokemon Snap
What does Fire Emblem Fates: Birthright & Pokémon Snap have in common? I completed them both last week! [ Two more games off the backlog! The girlfriend and I played Pokemon Snap to the credits in one sitting, and I...

A Little Behind On The Blogs (Life)

A Little Behind On The Blogs
So I’ve been a lazy blogger recently. I should fix that. Probably London/Leeds Trip Berlin Christmas 2016 (Ok, not so lazy I write this at a McDonalds in Berlin.) Flavourly Thoughts. How my backlog is going / went in 2016....

Seven Days (Health)

Seven Days
So, my first week didn’t start off that great. I ate pretty well for a few days (Vegetarian feta and squash tart was something on the menu I wouldn’t have otherwise tried!) then I got busy and everything went to...

Dragon Quest VII is too long, but that's OK (Gaming)

Dragon Quest VII is too long, but that's OK
I really want to love Dragon Quest VII, but I don’t have the time right now to do it justice and it upsets me. I’ve finished Dragon Quest IV & V for the 3DS and I jumped head first into...

90 Days (Health)

90 Days
Since finishing uni last year and settling into a job I now spend considerable timing driving around the country. I haven’t been living the healthiest lifestyle for the longest time, but now it’s starting to show. And I hate it.. Being...

Raspberry Pi Spotify Jukebox (Projects)

Raspberry Pi Spotify Jukebox
Goal: To create a simple to use office based music jukebox that everyone can use and no-one can take overall control of. It needs to be clear, simple, and intuitive. It should be reliable, and not require manual intervention. Materials...

Scotland Trip - Glasgow to Fort William via John o' Groats - Part 1/2

Scotland Trip - Glasgow to Fort William via John o' Groats - Part 1/2
We arrived at Glasgow on Saturday morning, the flight was fine (the breakfast not…) and headed into Glasgow city to get our train onwards. We travelled on a rover ticket which was pretty cool in itself, £118 for 8 days...

Scotland Trip - Fort William to Edinburgh via Mallaig - Part 2/2

Scotland Trip - Fort William to Edinburgh via Mallaig - Part 2/2
We left on the West Highland line for a short two hour run to Mallaig, this line has apparently been voted one of the most scenic railway journeys in the world. Fort William to Mallaig: 41 miles (Running total: 683...