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Hi, I'm Tim Trott. I'm a creative photographer, traveller, astronomer and software engineer with a passion for self-growth and a desire for personal challenge.

This is my blog, a place for me to share my experiences, knowledge, photography, and help people through writing articles and tutorials. I love to write about my hobbies which you can read about in the menu above. I hope you enjoy reading my articles as much as I enjoy writing them.

 

Iceland
22nd September 2017Travel
The very name conjures up an image of a land of imposing ice formations, shining glaciers and arctic temperatures. Sparkling fjords, dramatic volcanic peaks, sheer sea cliffs, sweeping golden beaches and crunchy lava flows make up this amazing land of fire and ice.
Thirty Six
21st August 2017Myself
As another year passes by, it's time to reflect on the past 12 months and look ahead to what the next 12 months may have in store.
If you think you can, you can. And if you think you can’t, you’re right.Henry Ford
10 Things I Learned From Running My First 10K
21st June 2017Health & Fitness
On the 18th June 2017, I completed my first formally timed 10k run for the Glasgow Mens 10K, and I was raising money for Cancer Research UK as well. After months of training from the couch to 10k, diet, running plans, running gear, injury and recovery, here's what I learned from the experience.
Running style, heel strike & shin splints!
14th May 2017Health & Fitness
I've been suffering from shin splits ever since I started running a year ago. It seems to be a persistent problem where after 2 weeks of running twice per week, about 3-4k distance each run, I then have to take a few weeks off to recover from shin splints.
Simple Honey Flapjacks Recipie
13th May 2017Cooking
These delicious flapjacks are sweetened with natural honey instead of processed sugars, making them a healthier snack. The added fruits and nuts add a bonus amount of protein as well.
Easy Pizza Dough Recipe
10th May 2017Cooking
This easy two ingredient pizza dough recipe is simple and delicious. It's perfect for when you don't have time to wait for dough to prove, or you just fancy cooking up a home made pizza.
Brand New Websites!
7th May 2017Myself
I've been busy during the past few months redeveloping and enhancing my site for better performance, greater flexibility and ease of maintainability.
Glasgow 10K for Cancer Research UK
12th April 2017Health & Fitness
As part of my latest fitness drive, I've set myself the triple challenge of not only competing in my first competitive event and raising money for charity, also I have also set a time to complete the run in as well.