I Don’t Want What You Want

This is something I have found myself screaming inside my own head on a number of occasions recently. Never out loud, that would be rude. And often with a smile on my face as people talk obliviously at me. I don’t blame people for wanting what they do in life. It’s just not for me. […]

Guess who’s back….back again…..

Funny how these things come round in cycles. After life took over and I felt like I was being spread more thinly than one of Jesus’ loaves I took a break from writing down my random thoughts. But now I’m back! I’d say better than ever, but who am I to judge? However I am […]

RIP Youth

I must be getting old. I’ve changed as a human being and there is nothing to do but embrace it. Gone are the days of dreaming of sports and night out with the lads.  I live my life longing for a good nights sleep and a quiet cup of coffee in the morning. The final nail […]

Create Memories not Social Fodder

I’ve just returned from holiday. A wonderful week spent in a beautiful location with fabulous food, glorious weather and the company of my favourite people. My phone wasn’t invited. For 7 whole days I didn’t once check in, check up, post, tweet or snap and it was bliss.  Not once did I thumb flick my […]

F All Matters

I’ve come back to a realisation recently that F All Matters….. And by that I mean, all the F’s matter. Family and Friends. We get so called up in our day to day lives, false priority after false priority take up our time and we can often get lost in what really matters. What we […]

My approach to budgeting and money management

I consider myself quite a prudent man. I budget, I save, and I consider each purchase I make above a reasonable threshold. But as with everything real life sometimes takes hold and with young children to cloth (and re-cloth more than I would like), entertain, feed (continuously) and just generally provide for things can sometimes […]