Author: Ryan

Quiet Piccadilly Circus

Lockdown 2: Lock Harder

So today we go into another lockdown and this time it’s put a spanner in the works of some things we had planned over the next month or so. First up, The Wife and I had both booked days off next week so that we...

Great Yarmouth

Getting Away For A Few Days

With all our holiday plans being scuppered this year and with the bloody virus still hanging around, our chance to go abroad over half-term was dashed and so we decided at the very last minute to get away for a few days and escaped to...

Bored of Covid

Bored of Covid Now

It’s been seven months now and the whole unprecedented situation is really starting to drag! I’ve been working from home since the second week of March and while it does allow me to feel like I am getting more work done as there aren’t the...

Moving An iTunes Library

As mentioned previously, I had to move an iTunes library over to a new PC without wanting to re-install 90GB of music. And having bought yet another new PC (well it has been 10 years!) I had to go through the process all over again....

Drifting at Rockingham

Drifting Away

For my last birthday, The Wife bought me a Red Letter Days driving experience and as I’d already done some supercar and stunt driving she had gone a little bit different this time and bought me a drifting experience. Taking place at Rockingham Circuit again,...

Fiat Punto

A Sad Day

One day short of exactly seventeen years since I bought it, today we said farewell to our excellent Punto. A couple of small scrapes, one time being rear-ended, two breakdowns requiring AA low loaders to take us home, and 69,000 miles of memories made. It’s...

Back At Center Parcs! What Were We Thinking?

Despite not having the greatest of times before and saying we wouldn’t go back again until Little E was a bit older, we only went back to Center Parcs again, didn’t we?! With two weeks booked off of work, events conspired against us to book...

On The Trail of The Gruffalo

One thing we like doing as a family is going for walks. Whether this be in woods or the open countryside it’s quite calming, allows for Little E to run around and burn off steam and sometimes there’s some nice wildlife to see or logs...