Those that know me well know that I am a massive trainer fan who spent most of his youth dreaming of the trainers I wasn’t allowed to have (for both financial and practical reasons). I certainly am not from the ‘they’re just a pair of shoes’ crowd and will often use superlatives to describe a trainer.
Having spent the last couple of years wearing through several pairs of Nike Dunks (and a pair of Adidas Decade), many of which were slowly wearing out, I had the perfect opportunity for a complete revolution in my choice of trainer style. I have decided to choose a more varied selection of shoes with a common theme in slightly more muted tones, rather than the same shoe in different (and particularly bright) colours as the last revolution. (more…)
Ramadan is great for a number of reasons including the re-appreciation of food and water and spending the time to reflect on where life is going and what you could be doing better from a spiritual perspective. (more…)
It really has been a long time, seems my last post was over 18 months ago on January 21st 2012. Wow! That was 10 days before a particularly special event in my life, the birth of my daughter, and a whole other ton of stuff has happened since. (more…)
A couple of weeks ago, a trip to Sainsbury’s landed us with a voucher – the kind that you get at checkout to convince you to buy more stuff next time you come in – for £10 off our first online shop. (more…)
It’s hard to believe that I last wrote a blog post over a year ago. And what a year it has been! This post will act as a retrospective of 2010 as well as a general catch up. (more…)
The end of the year, and indeed the decade is upon us. With just over an hour to go and I thought I’d quickly post a quick review. (more…)
As someone commented on my last post – it’s been a while since I last wrote. A lot has happened since then… (more…)