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My Blog

This website is my online journal and personal blog. It is a place for me to record my day-to-day thoughts, activities, write about my experiences and share my photography. I am a writer, photographer, web developer and astronomer. I’m originally from Bristol and now living in Scotland. Please feel free to have a look around my site, let me know what you think!

Photos from Leith on my Last Day in Edinburgh
20/03/2015Lifelist Scotland
Photos from Leith, Edinburgh, as today is my last day working in Edinburgh. I now have a few days off and start a new job in Glasgow next week.
Walking in Moffat
15/02/2015Hiking
Now the snow has cleared, and I have a a few free weekends, I've started doing some walking in Moffat and in the land and gardens surrounding my cottage.
A closed mind is like a closed book; just a block of woodChinese Proverb
Grey Mares Tail in Winter
24/01/2015Hiking Scotland
Climbing up Grey Mares Tail near Moffat in the snow and ice, with a completely frozen over Loch Skeen at the top!
Crippled up the Criffel
17/01/2015Hiking Scotland
Starting out walking again by tackling the Criffel, near Dumfries. It was harder than we thought!
Hot and Sour Cabbage Soup
06/01/2015Cooking
Cabbage soup, often seen as boring and bland has been given a hot and spicy cabbage twist in this special cabbage soup recipe with chicken, chili. Cabbage soup reinvented!
Motorcycle Stolen!
20/10/2014Cars & Bikes
While calling into ASDA to get some tea on my way home from work, I left the store only to find my motorcycle stolen from right outside!!!
First Home of my Own
06/09/2014Lifelist
I haven't quite completed my probation period at my new job, but I've just viewed an absolutely perfect cottage just outside Moffat and put down a deposit for my first home!
Starting a New Job in Edinburgh!
27/06/2014Jobs and Education
After what seems like an age hunting for a new job and going to interviews, I've finally been offered a position as a software engineer for a website design agency in Edinburgh!
My First Harley-Davidson
06/03/2014Cars & Bikes Scotland
On Saturday 1st March I picked up my brand new Harley-Davidson Softail Slim (FLS) from West Coast Harley-Davidson in Glasgow.
Moving to Scotland!
15/02/2014Lifelist
With my last work contract coming to a close soon, I've decided to take a chance and go for new opportunity in Scotland which allows me to finally move out of the family home.