Geocaching and how to easily get started

Geocaching and how to easily get started

Geo-what?? Geocaching has been around since May, 2000, when Dave Ulmer of Beavercreek, Oregon, USA stashed a parcel and posted its GPS coordinates online. Within three days two people had discovered the stash and the game had begun. Much like an old-fashioned treasure...
Guitar Lessons – It’s never too late

Guitar Lessons – It’s never too late

Can an ‘Old Dog’ learn new tricks? At the age of 59 I took the plunge and began guitar lessons to finally learn to play an instrument. Well, that’s not quite true. I was always a tapper… my dad had played the drums and it came-out in me. He and I would tap along to...
The Generation Gap

The Generation Gap

The Generation Gap is a well-worn phrase and oft used as a throw-away, or dismissive term.

This article addresses the need for communication and why it’s important to “understand that we can’t understand”.

Man’s Best Friend

Man’s Best Friend

One of the best things we can do for our best friend is to ensure they are healthy.

These treats are just right. Healthy, rewarding, and nutritious.

IFTTT – If This Then That

IFTTT – If This Then That

IFTTT – What are you on about?   IFTTT – (If This Then That) has been around for several years now, though many are still unaware, even if using it themselves. Firstly, the pronunciation. IFTTT is said like ‘LIFT’ without the...
Deadbeat Dad

Deadbeat Dad

When life goes ‘BANG’ and you are suddenly without your kids… What can you do to be a Good Dad?

Three words that do so much

Three words that do so much

What3words is a simple but highly effective concept for locating ANY 3m x 3m spot on the planet’s surface. Who knew that there were three words that do so much…

Possible PTSD diagnosis tool

Possible PTSD diagnosis tool

Potential new tool for PTSD diagnosis Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) has a possible new biomarker to help in diagnosis of the disorder, according to an article on the Sleep Research Society’s website, Sleep. One of the more common symptoms of PTSD, seen in...
Car seat cover – Keep your back seats looking great

Car seat cover – Keep your back seats looking great

Protect your car interior  with a car seat cover if you have a Joe… Joe is a Cocker Spaniel, and if you know anything about Cockers the rest is not new. Above is Joe. Joe is, as you can see, a fine-looking animal. Below is also Joe. Joe can be a dick...