Category: My Daily Life

Why I Love Weekend Getaways

Life has been tough in recent months, and one thing I have realized is that it’s important to give yourself time to breathe, get a bit of a break from the madness, and to sometimes just do nothing. You’d lose your sanity if you didn’t. It was time for another weekend getaway. Oh, how we love weekend getaways. Let me tell you why I love them so much.. (more…)

Pulled Pork

I’m back! After a rather long absence due to a number of reasons – no computer, a promotion at work, and a sick dad. But here I am. I hope you’ve all missed me as much as I missed you!  I have an obsession to share with you – a Pulled Pork obsession. (more…)

Radio Silence

You may have noticed that my blog has been kind of quiet of late. There’s a bit of a ‘radio silence’, if you will. The good news is that I haven’t jumped onto the first plane to no man’s land – I’m still around. (more…)


Let me start by saying that I am terrified of spiders. Petrified. Full on phobia stuff. If you don’t have a phobia, you probably will not understand the feeling of absolute dread and fear at being confronted by <insert scary thing here>. (more…)

The Sickness and My Introspection

I’ve been booked off sick for a couple days. I have actually been sick for over two weeks now, and what started off as a bit of a cold has progressed to a full-blown severe sinusitis.  I’ve been having the worst sinus headaches of my life (thanks to the inflammation causing me to BLEED INTO MY SINUSES). It’s a sexy time – let me tell you that much – and I am not even starting to feel better yet. (more…)

Travel Diary: Krabi, Karaoke and Lady Boys

I was desperately sad to leave Phi Phi. I had completely fallen in love with this phenomenal island, but alas, I could not spend my whole life there. To be honest, I could happily move there tomorrow and live the simple life, taking tourists scuba diving and living on the island. Perhaps one day I’ll have the guts to just do that. (more…)