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What I'll Be Kicking Myself Over for Years

For the first time ever, we’ve now lived in a house long enough that we have to start replacing major appliances. Yep, two full decades and counting. 530 more words

Be Redundant: back up your data

Let me tell you a story.

On a dark and stormy night back in my sophomore year of college, a horrible thing happened.

My hard drive crashed. 525 more words

Graduate School

My flat is trying to kill me

I love living in London and I would honestly recommend it to anyone who wants to do the same. This blog is a great place for me to write about all the amazing things you can do in the city, but not everything is all sunshine and rainbows. 887 more words


Go Ask Alice - Anonymous

This is a hard-to-put down book, told through diary entries, about a girl sucked into the drug culture in the 1960’s.  It’s a defining book of the era, and a cautionary tale about the havoc drugs can wreak.  175 more words


Digital Changes & Maintaining a Portfolio

Well, dear Reader, I had to learn a hard lesson this weekend.  I was using some of my HTML lessons to spruce up my ‘Current Work’ tab.  399 more words


Staff Training: A Cautionary Tale

You’ve beaten the CV into shape, worn the collared shirt for the interview, and landed a job. Now you’re heading out to the resort for ‘training’ but it’s all mountain time and drinking from here, right? 311 more words


Running late, he took a shortcut through the alley that everyone said was the most dangerous in town. Footsteps at his back made him whirl round only to realise it was those up ahead that should have alarmed him.