Author: Dave

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Stop growing will you!

I’m writing this in the kitchen while my wife decorates a birthday cake for Georgie who turns one next week. And yes I know it’s a cliché but will my children please stop growing!!!...

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One Year On

One year ago today I had my last day in the office. I worked as an accountant doing the daily 9-5, spending my days sat in front of my spreadsheets. The next day I...

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Counting Calories

“Dieting sucks” said my wife recently. I have to agree. But is does serve the very useful purpose of helping towards a fitter, happier you. But yes, counting calories isn’t much fun for some...

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Moving to New Zealand

We’ve recently returned from our annual trip to New Zealand to visit family. As regular readers will know, my wife is a kiwi and since we had the children we’ve tried to visit NZ...

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My Sunday Photo – Snow at last!

We’ve missed the snow this year. It seems a bit strange to say that, but our part of Surrey missed out on the snow that came earlier in the year. We arrived back from...

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My Sunday Photo – tramping in NZ

Tramping (hiking) in NZ We went on a bush walk this afternoon. Little Galla really impressed, at 3 yrs old she did the majority of the 1hr 45min walk. She only asked to be...

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Tinnitus and me

I suffer from tinnitus and have done, on and off for about 25 years. What is Tinnitus The perception of ringing in your ears. It is a fairly common condition affecting about 1 in...

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The Versatile Blogger Award

OK here goes. I was trying to avoid this, but I guess I can’t get away with it now that two of my lovely blogging friends have nominated me. Actually, I am really pleased...