November hasn’t been too bad a month, though I did come down with a horrible cold halfway through that put me out of action for a week or so. Still, the month wasn’t as busy as previous ones, but still went by in a flash. Honestly, I’m just holding out until a break at Christmas at the moment. Continue reading “November 2018”
I meant to post this much sooner in the month – and though I had – but there we go. Issues with the site, and just being so busy, let this slip. Anyway, September, as had been the case much of this year, went by way too quickly. Busy work, busy life… just busy busy busy. But it was my birthday, so while another year older it was nice to celebrate it with a mahoosive pizza. Continue reading “September 2018”
June has seen some amazing weather here in the UK, and I’ve been trying to take plenty of advantage of it. Walking has increased (which means my Pokemon Go playing time has too), and I’ve read more than I’d planned, which is always nice. After getting back to exercising properly in May I’m starting to feel the benefits, though my weight still needs to drop a fair amount… Continue reading “June 2018”
May was nice and, as always, busy. The weather has been much better, and with the implementation of regular exercise again I’m starting to feel a lot better in myself. Now to keep it up! Continue reading “May 2018”
I’m always hopeful that I’ll find a nice work/life balance each month, but it never seems to happen. Everything appears to be happening at once and there is not much let up anywhere. Still, keeps me busy! Continue reading “April 2018”
Despite being a busy month and flying past without much of a break, March was a good month. Work is busy, house stuff is busy, and reading is progressing nicely, as is gaming. I need to get a better balance going forward as I feel burnt out, but I mustn’t grumble. Continue reading “March 2018”
February has been a relatively good month overall. I got back to exercising at the start of the month, and while walking has continued throughout, running has had to take a back seat due to health issues. We’re also having another push to sort out the house with the final room of boxes from the move to be sorted imminently! Other than that, and being busy with work, things have just ticked over nicely. Continue reading “February 2018”
After a very busy 2017 I’ve decided the 2018 is going to be a quieter one for me. I’m going to cut back on reading goals and hopefully find a little more time for some gaming. I also need to seriously address my health and weight this year, and I’d love to get back to some regular running. I’m also hoping to get some words down on a story idea I’ve been thinking about on-and-off for a while… Continue reading “January 2018”
Another busy month in September, and the time I was hoping to find just didn’t materialise. Still lots to do in the house, and I’m still not fully recovered after my injury. Starting to feel somewhat guilty for my lack of blogging and reviewing, but there really isn’t much I can do about it quite yet… Continue reading “September 2017”
July and August have been, quite simply, batcrap crazy. Life stuff has meant that I’ve not done anything on the blogging and reviewing front, and not much of reading either.
I was on track to end July well, with a lot of stuff done and planned, but I was then involved in a car accident where I got rear-ended. From there life just turned the dial up to 11 and there’s been no let-up since. There’s the obvious post-accident issues I’ve had to deal with, and the injury I sustained has made life even more difficult at a time when I needed a break. But there we go.
Another reason for the silence is a house move. We bought our first home together, completing at the very end of July. With help from friends we got moved in at the start of August and then proceeded to re-decorate some rooms (again, thanks to family and friends – I’ve been pretty useless!) in time for my wife’s surgery and recovery. Now there’s a small downtime to let her recuperate before the decorators are in again to finish off what was started.
It’s been a hell of a couple of months! Continue reading “July & August 2017”