Farewell To 2017. A Review

It’s time for the customary look back over the last twelve months as to what the hell has been going on in my world. The year started really positively as I spent the first two and half months of the year on parental leave looking...

Rare Breeds Again

Another day off work and so we headed off again to see the animals at the Rare Breeds Centre again, this time we had Nanna with us so Little E had someone else to entertain. Not much had changed from our last trip there, the...

Mistaken Identity Part 4

It’s been a while but I’ve started receiving email again for another Ryan Andrews. Time to hit the ‘Reply’ button… Dear Ryan, I am the Manager of University Collections & Loan Services at Indiana University. Our department assists with the collection of delinquent Bursar debt....

Anyone For Cricket

Sometimes at work, we get some nice little perks which can go a little way to making the every day mundane stuff a bit more bearable. Yesterday was one such day when I was offered a ticket to watch the cricket at The Oval. I’ve...

Some Day My PRINCE Will Come

It’s not often that I get a week off work and still manage to go into London every day, but that’s what happened this week as I got the wonderful opportunity to do a PRINCE2 course. It was decided a couple of months back that...

I’m On A Boat

Our team at work decided to throw a “gathering” for the teams that we do a lot of work with and we held it on a canal boat in North London. As you do! It wouldn’t be a proper work do without there being copious...

BST Hyde Park

For the third year running our work summer party sees us going to a music festival. Unlike the last couple of years though, we weren’t heading to Lovebox, but the more ‘grown-up’ BST at Hyde Park. As usual we had an exclusive area set aside...

Bat Out Of Hell The Musical

Last night, The Wife and I had our first proper night out together since just before Little E was born. That was 16 months ago and if memory serves me correctly it was when we took our niece to see Matilda. This time it was...