Showing posts from the category "Ramblings"

  • My 2021 writing schedule

    Posted on 6th April 2021.

    Since 2021, I have stuck to a writing schedule - not only has it helped write more posts, it prevents the flurry of inactivity

  • Mikestreety's New Clothes

    Posted on 15th April 2020.

    For regular readers, you will notice a fresh new face on the old dog (my first blog post that made the many migrations was from 2009!). This has been a long ...

  • 2018 in review

    Posted on 31st December 2018.

    2018 was a big year for me, in all sorts of ways. This blog post summarises one of the most life-changing years of my life.

  • 2017 in review

    Posted on 31st December 2017.

    It seems to be the done thing to do a "year in review" post. I initially scoffed at the idea, but the more I thought about it, the more I thought about how keeping track of accomplishments can be a little encouragement and ego boost. So here goes!

  • How I kicked a millennial habit

    Posted on 22nd June 2017.

    Changing habits is hard - especially when it's being part of your lifestyle for so long. After watching a video, I decided to address my reliance on social media and mobile phones.

  • Be a Better Road User

    Posted on 18th February 2014.

    I've been cycling since I can remember, and driving since 2009. Over the last few years, I've believed something more and more and I would like to make a bold statement - Cyclists make better drivers, drivers make better cyclists

  • Trailwalker 2013

    Posted on 29th July 2013.

    The Trailwalker event is something I've had my eye on for a while. 100km over 30 hours seemed like a sporting challenge I could do. I was 16 when a friend started ...

  • Forget-me-not

    Posted on 22nd May 2013.

    Frank Turner, a wonderfully talented musician with whom I have recently embarked a music-man crush upon, has sung some beautiful songs on his recent album.

  • A world without the web

    Posted on 21st February 2013.

    For those of you that know me, you would be aware that I have recently moved house. For those of you that don't, I have recently moved house.