Showing posts from the category "Ramblings"

  • 2021 In Review

    Posted on 31st December 2021.

    2021 was the year everything just carried on being a bit rubbish in the world. There were, however, some excellent highlights in the year

  • Incremental updates don't win awards

    Posted on 28th June 2021. Written For Liquid Light

    The web industry thrives on “the big reveal” of new designs and websites but we don't believe that should ever be the case.

  • 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!).

  • 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.