Category: Personal musings

  • Retiring at 36 … really?

    I’ve been very fortunate that through a lot of hard work over the years, I’ve been able to have had many opportunities. For my 13th Birthday (literally the day of my birthday) my older sister gave me her paper-round to start that day (the legal age I was able to start work). Prior to that […]

  • How running out of coffee, made me attempt to sail around the world

    One evening, I realised I was running out of my favourite coffee .. so in the process of buying more, I signed myself up to the ‘Clipper Round the World Yacht Race 2013/14’, and will soon spend around 11 months travelling 40,000 miles with a crew of 24!

  • The Kama Sutra Hindu 64 Arts – Modern Day UK equivalents?

    I was fortunate to find a book that was pretty life changing for me many years ago. This is not the picture book version, but the ‘Penguin Popular Classic’ which is entirely a text based version! I didn’t get all that far through the book the first time around, as I was distracted by the […]