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  • Good intentions and Mastodon

    Well, here was me promising to blog here more regularly, and then completely ignoring the blog for 5 months. Go me? The main purpose of this blog post is to include a link to Mastodon. As I write this, Elon Musk has taken over Twitter and looks to be unleashing his libertarian hellscape vision very […]

  • Home improvements

    We bought our first home back in 2015, when my wife was pregnant. The house we bought is one that estate agents would describe as ‘having potential’. That’s not to say it was derelict, but it had dated decor and needed a lot of work doing. We spent much of 2015 renovating the downstairs rooms […]

  • Parenting a six year old

    So, the last time I blogged regularly, I had a 2 1/2 year old child who had just had their first trip abroad to France. Now, that child is 6 and is in their last term of their second year at primary school. It’s been an interesting time, not least because a big chunk of […]

  • What’s this? A blog post?

    Well, hello. This is my first blog post in almost four years. I last wrote a post on here in September 2018, and then took an un-planned break from blogging. This was exacerbated at the end of 2018, when I attempted to upgrade the server that this web site runs on, and ended up wiping […]