Saving Up…

I’ve got a problem. It doesn’t require a screwdriver, or any tools for that matter, as it can’t be fixed… it’s not that sort of problem. Though I am certainly experienced at creating that sort of problem. Seven years ago I flirted with catastrophe (and possibly death) when I drilled through my house's mains gas …

Ready, Fire, Aim…

There is an elephant in the room, ‘The Gabbling MAMIL’.   (My wife actually just checked with me what MAMIL meant… I’m not sure she’s convinced by the name, but I think it’s perfect) Gabbling – to talk rapidly and unintelligibly (though I’ll do my best to manage this) MAMIL – Middle Aged Man In Lycra (I’m a cyclist, and …