Archive for May, 2008

William giggling with balloons

Monday, May 26th, 2008

It was William's first birthday party on Sunday. Thanks to his cousin, Katya, he had plenty of fun with some helium balloons.

Space for 30,000 pound coins

Sunday, May 11th, 2008

At work I sit next to a Clyde supporter called Tony. As well as being a football club with one of the shortest names in the United Kingdom (pipped to the top spot by Bury), there is an interesting story about the club relating to a footballer whose contract was ...

A whine about wine and pain relief

Monday, May 5th, 2008

It was Natalie's birthday last weekend and we dropped William off with my parents and nipped down to the south coast for a pleasant stay in the Westover Hall Hotel in Milford-on-Sea. Overall we had a lovely time...apart from the wine. The wine itself tasted fabulous. What made me spit feathers ...

Joomla! is very cool

Monday, May 5th, 2008

About five years ago I set up a couple of websites, one for my rugby club and the other for a charity I am involved with for people like me who have had a particularly nasty operation on their bowels. In those days, the only show in town as far ...

Advice for new Dads

Monday, May 5th, 2008

I have uploaded some great advice that my old friend Lorenzo sent me when my first son arrived almost a year ago.