Learning To Focus Your Developer Brain

Learning to focus your developer brain

Learning to focus the developer part of your brain can be a challenge. Are you like me, where you end up tinkering with the software products you have built, instead of focusing on the tough work of marketing and promotion? The problem is, I have 3 side hustles on the go at the minute. I […]

7 Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier

Life Hacks That Make Life So Much Easier

My simple life hacks to improve your health and mental wellbeing. Get more stuff done and do more of the things you enjoy? Want to learn some quick and easy life hacks that you can start doing to improve you mental and physical health? As well as hacking your time to get more stuff done? […]

Milestone Birthdays. A Time To Reflect And Review!

Milestone birthdays. A time to reflect and review

I can’t believe it’s almost July. So…I have a milestone birthday on Friday. I will be turning 40…… Where has the last 10 years gone? My Wife and I will be celebrating with a nice bottle of red wine from the year of my birth. She got it me a few years back and I […]

Yoga The Perfect Antidote to A Desk Bound Existence

Yoga the perfect antidote to a desk bound existence

All the years of sitting down at a desk has really taken it toll So, I’m writing this email on the computer at my newly constructed standing desk. Having been in the software development trade since starting University in 2003. I have spent a lot of time hunched over a desk, as you can well […]

Keeping Fit and Strong While Working From Home

Gymnastic rings training, like weight training just a lot harder

Gymnastic rings training, like weight training just a lot harder So, I’ve not been able to do any form of weight training for a while now. For years I have enjoyed going to the gym and doing some form of weight training. Not that it is any good for you. My right shoulder is pretty […]

Spending My Time Working on Side Hustles and Other Projects

Spending My Time Working on Side Hustles and Other Projects

Making the most of my downtime working on side projects I may have mentioned in a previous blog post, I’ve been put on reduced hours. I’m down to a 3 day week. It’s not all bad. Apart from all the extra time to work on our house and be out in the gardens. I’ve been […]

DIY and Gardening. Since When Have I Become So Middle Aged

DIY and gardening. Since when have I become so middle aged

Making the most of the ‘Lockdown’ So, I’ve not been working as much. Recently gone down to a 3 day week for a month or two due to the Coronavirus. It’s been all DIY and gardening On the flip side it’s given my wife and I more time to plan and work on our house. […]

My Car Finally Gave Up On Me Last Week 😢😤

My car finally gave up on me last week

The Joy’s of Car Ownership. So, my car finally packed in on me last week, it has been on the cards for a while now. I have had this beat up 2005 Ford Focus for years now. In all fairness it hasn’t done me to much injustice. Well apart from breaking down on me on […]