This post was originally posted to my Crud Dad blog on 15th June 2016 Now, you might be wondering what a Smash Cake is. And, to be honest, I'd never heard of them until a few years ago. Well before I had a child of my own, I was visiting a … [Read more...] about Smash Cakes are great!
This is Glenn. He is a Pine Marten. Glenn the Pine Marten has worked very hard to get where he is today. Glenn has strong opinions about how much time teenagers spend staring at screens. Glenn is a systems analyst and spends ten … [Read more...] about Glenn the Pine Marten, age 51, from Stockport
This is Goffy the Seagull, he is from Coventry. Goffy was just ten years old when his cousin Patrick snuck him into The Heath Hotel, in Coventry, to watch The Specials. The Specials had not played in public before and Goffy wanted to see … [Read more...] about Goffy the Seagull, age 57, from Coventry
My Christmas treat this year was to have someone drive into my parked car last night. No details left. This is the fourth or fifth time my car has been damaged in this way outside my house. Two previous cars have been written off while parked … [Read more...] about My Christmas gift this year was someone driving into my parked car. Again.
Somewhat to my astonishment today marks the completion of my first forty years on planet earth! I've never really thought about how I would feel at forty years old, partly because I try and live in the present but also because it always seemed … [Read more...] about The first forty years of me!
Werrington Skatepark in Peterborough. Weird colour cast courtesy of Instagram Warrington wa-hoo! When I found out there was a twin bowl skatepark near my in-law's house in Peterborough the question wasn't if I would skate it, but when. … [Read more...] about Werrington Skatepark – Peterborough