Last night I was walking around the neighbourhood on a warm summer’s evening. In part to give the Master and Little Lady some exercise and to give the Lady a few minutes of peace at home. In part to find some wild strawberries that grow near us. Nothing beats a bit of family foraging Continue reading “Wild Strawberries and Wild Gardens”
This weekend three great things happened. First of all an old friend came to visit. Secondly, GFF and the Lady are back on the Sauce and finally, another couple (or two) staying with us announced that they are expecting another baby. Continue reading “4 Drinking and a Baby”
Just a quick update on the whole digital detox thing that I’m doing for Lent.
Basically, no phone after 5pm on weeks days I’m not working and that sort of includes the weekend. Continue reading “Digital Detox update: Going Cold Turkey”
There are two topics of conversation that gets (British) people talking and that’s the weather, house prices and Brexit. I’ll leave the former and the latter for another day.
So, we are mad obsessed with house prices, but are rising house prices a friend or foe? Continue reading “House Price Inflation: friend or foe?”
A very quick post about Lent.
GFF is a lapsed Catholic but firmly believes in Lent. There’s enough rubbish already (like Movember, Januadry and March)* Continue reading “Lenten Pledges: Phone-free evenings”
Everyone knows that a big house is the sign that you are a success in life and if you don’t have one by the time you hit 30, you are a loser!
Property is the best asset class and the ladder to the riches you deserve.
Millennials take note, it has never been easier to buy a property – and if you don’t, then you will remain renter scum forever!
Here are six tips to get you the housing ladder of riches.
After a cold, wet, windy and frustrating business trip to London last week, I got to come back home to my loving family. And who doesn’t want to give a stinking, stressed and near psychotic Gentleman a great big hug? Continue reading “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Calm”
Despite it not having been around only a few years ago, “Black Friday” is everywhere I look online and my email has been bombed by countless emails – you can’t help but notice it and if the pundits are correct, we’ll collectively be getting into more debt than ever to buy stuff we don’t need for people we don’t like.
So after 4 weeks off on paternity leave and annual leave, I’m back in work!!! WOO HOO! Continue reading “Back to work”
By the time that you read this with any hope, I will have become a father to a happy, healthy baby girl. Continue reading “Fatherhood (Part II)”