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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
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
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
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!
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.