I Was Blind But Now I See

Yesterday I took the afternoon off and went to my home beach at Shoreham, West Sussex. My Dad has a lovely and extremely handy hideaway there, containing a kayak that he kindly allows me to borrow anytime, which makes it the perfect beach destination for me. I had a rough Read more…

A Birthday Treat to Treasure

It’s not often that you get to fulfil a boyhood dream with your own two boys. Last Saturday afternoon, I was able to do just that by standing on the Kop at Anfield, home of Liverpool football club, and watch them win a thoroughly entertaining match. It wasn’t my very Read more…

How to Deal with People Judging You

“I’m not interested in who judges me, God will judge me one day. That’s the only thing I’m interested in. What other people say about me, I couldn’t be less interested in.” This is what Jurgen Klopp, said recently during a press conference, after being asked what he thought about Read more…

Frank Spencer Eat Your Heart Out

I have a confession to make… I’m really not very good at anything that constitutes DIY. I really wish I was for all the obvious reasons. I mean I can put up a shelf, construct flat-pack furniture sometimes and just about change a plug. So, with the simplest of tasks, Read more…

The MeAttitudes

Blessed are the arrogant, for theirs is the kingdom of their own company; Blessed are the superstars, for the magnificence in their light, we understand better, our own insignificance; Blessed are the filthy rich, for you can only truly own that which you give away, like your pain; Blessed are Read more…

It’s Not Always As It Seems…

My wife and I have been away for a few days this week, celebrating our first wedding anniversary as well as her 40th Birthday. Whilst enjoying the stunning views from a hotel bar (see below), my wife suddenly exclaimed and we both observed something rather unusual… …to our left, the Read more…

The School Must Need Fumigating!

This week, most children and teachers went back to school, and not a day too soon most parents will declare! Most schools however, opened a day early for an INSET day. If you’re anything like me, the first time I heard about this was when my daughter was due to Read more…