Double S

Current state of mind: not too bad considering! S emailed us – moaning about how it was struggling to reach 13 degrees in Melbourne – bummer, it sometimes doesn’t reach 13 degrees here either – in the summer! She also asked if we had been to see S in Edinburgh, and no we haven’t, yes…Continue reading Double S

Lazing on

There’s SomeTHiNG nice about drinking in the afternoon. My cousin’s 18th birthday (not that she can actually be 18 already, that would make me… oh… dammit) a few beers in the afternoon, then a few beers later on. Relaxing day all around, much needed after Friday. I’m at a bit of a crossroads, and will…Continue reading Lazing on


Interesting discussion the other night, we’ll see what comes of it. Interesting discussion this morning, we’ll see what comes of it. To clear a couple of things up – Alec Guinness had 8 characters, the re-design is still going, sleep patterns matter (although I’ve been ignoring them), and I HAVE been writing stuff for this…Continue reading Futurehead

Toss a coin

Life decisions are never easy and I think the one that lays ahead will be a no-brainer, still got me thinking though. I’ve mentioned elsewhere in (on?) this site that I admire people with courage and conviction and the right amount of carefree spirit. I’m not sure if I have it, to do what I…Continue reading Toss a coin


I’m not a huge gamer (as is evident by my pitiful attempts in deathmatch) but it is so much fun. Admittedly getting battered to death for the 5th time by someone with a crowbar can get a bit tedious, especially when you have a BIG gun, but it is addictive – an adrenalin buzz… suddenly…Continue reading Half-Life

R.I.P. Sir Alec

Well we survived the weekend…just. Not that we had the best start to Monday morning, Sir Alec Guinness is no longer with us. Our thoughts go out to his family and friends. It is a true loss of a great character actor, and from all accounts, a great man. Oh and if you only know…Continue reading R.I.P. Sir Alec

Right again

4 kids for the weekend. They are no hassle, but constant work. As my mother-in-law (who I get on with wonderfully as it happens) points out, when we have our own kids it will be different. And as I keep telling her – I know it will! Next week heralds one year at CADspace. Hhhmmmm,…Continue reading Right again

New Sister

I have a new sister – my Mum has decided to sponsor a child in Mozambique. It works through a community programme (type of thing) so that the sponsorship(s) are spread around to all the children in the village. She has been wanting to do SomeTHiNG like this for a while. Nice one Mum! As…Continue reading New Sister

Boycott the Pump

Well we’ve done our bit for the petrol boycott – have you? Tonight, tonight (Smashing Pumpkins, WAY before Phil Collins (or was it Genesis)) I will continue the oft mentioned re-design. Although as I didn’t get to sleep until 1 a.m. it might be a bit of a struggle…

This or that!

Ever get to the stage when you have so much to do, you really don’t know where to start, so you end up starting about 6 or 7 major things and then you start wondering why you think you are getting a little stressed. I can see why people turn to drink.