I have picked up on this through someone I have been exchanging comments with recently. A lovely lady called Manja Mexi Movie. Please check her blog out. The challenge has been put up by The Snow Melts Somewhere and as this week the theme is Inspiration I thought I would have a go. Inspiration is not so… Continue reading Friendly Friday – Inspiration
I first wrote this article when they found Beagle2, the Mars probe that crashed. There it was, the main probe largely intact, and a load of debris spread across the Martian landscape like the residue of family picnic after a nice day in the sun. Of course, not all families leave the rubbish behind, but… Continue reading Why do I worry about all the space junk?
I was just watching a movie whilst sat on the sofa. It’s been a long weekend, and with the wife not feeling great, I have been looking after the kids full time, and staying up late working on my website as well, I predictably fell asleep after about half an hour. The movie in question… Continue reading Entertainment and its influence on moods….
It’s a cliché I know, but very relevant non-the-less. Kids really don’t come with any instructions. Sure, there are lots of carefully written books about parenthood, and there is always an abundance of well-wishers offering you friendly advice, but as all new parents will know it adds up to very little in reality at times. … Continue reading Kids don’t come with an instruction manual.
Sleep has been my focus this week, or lack of sleep to be more accurate. I have done my best to convince myself that sleep is an unnecessary waste of life, and time is much better spent awake. To be honest I am still of that opinion. That said though there is the matter of… Continue reading Remembering the dream state…..
As I have been thinking about sleep this week I thought I would elaborate on the subject. The past few days have been particularly difficult for sleep. Both the boys have got colds, the nasty lingering types, all snotty and full of head cold, and the boys coughing most of the night. My eldest is prone to… Continue reading More about sleep
Preface: I wrote this blog about 4 years ago now. It all still rings true, but life changes, has changed, is changing. For a start my little baby Oscar is now a robust 5 year old, his brother 6. My wife and I, well lets say some things went wrong and I now have the… Continue reading Who needs sleep anyway?