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June 8, 2017 / Trying To Adult

Why is it that I feel like I know very little about how to do things, yet when I was younger, my parents and other adults around me seemed to know everything?

You get injured? Mum knows what cream and treatment to apply, and she has what’s required in stock.…

February 20, 2017 / Trying To Adult

You are finally making food, rather than buying it ready made in a container. It’s tasty, but ingredients can be expensive.

Here’s a good idea. How about buying in bulk? You decide to go to one of those market style stores.…

February 16, 2017 / Trying To Adult

All those years in education. All that knowledge. That youthful energy. All that you are, put down onto a single sheet of paper. Everything you have to offer the world of employment written down, ready to be judged. Somehow, somebody read it and decided you are worth seeing in person.…

February 13, 2017 / Am I Old?

I am quite tech savvy. I know what’s out, what’s coming, how to get the best out of tech, and read up frequently what’s going on in the world. However, for whatever reason, there’s a huge gap in my knowledge.

Things like Snapchat, Tinder, and whatever else appears as a software trend seems to come and go without me even knowing.…

February 9, 2017 / Am I Old?

I remember when I was a child. Probably from the age of 5 until 15. We had 1 TV in the house (that probably ages me by itself), and my dad was the master of it. We got to what after school TV at times, and various Saturday morning shows, but largely, I remember my Dad watching the news.…

February 6, 2017 / Am I Old?

I read something once, and it goes a little something like this;

Think of the thing you feel you can’t do without. The thing that you think is the best thing.
Now imagine going without it for 5 days.
Now imagine going without sleep for 5 days.…

February 2, 2017 / Trying To Adult

There’s a whole market for eating healthy, detox, diet and fitness. Countless books, videos and websites contain conflicting advice on how you should live your life to be the best version of you.

At some point, everyone decides they could do with making a change.…

January 30, 2017 / Am I Old?

There was once a time when I went to bed at night, and awoke again in the morning, unaware of the time passing in between. Those were the days of unbroken sleep and waking refreshed.

Sleep has changed since getting older.…

January 26, 2017 / Trying To Adult

All those years of study. All that debt. For what?

So many people gather themselves an education, get some nice certificates, and end up doing nothing with it. You might expect that someone who decides to do a degree in Communications is just wasting their time on something that they will never work in.…

January 19, 2017 / Trying To Adult

You’re out, your phone signal is terrible, but you need to know what time to local supermarket closes. You try to bring up the web page, but it stops loading at around 30% and just tells you it can’t connect. What kind of medieval times are you living in?…