Following on from my Jan to June update, here’s the best of the rest of the posts from 2016.
It was a good year! Trips all over the place and some reflections from myself. Plus, some utter nonsense.
Our Trip to Venice
A week long trip to Camping Ca’Savio on the Adriatic was great fun. One of the highlights was a day trip my wife and I took into Venice. An amazing day!
New Lanark World Heritage Site
Closer to home, a trip to the New Lanark World Heritage Centre was a great day out in a stunning centre.
Protecting Kids Who Want To Play
A couple of incidents involving my girl’s at kid’s soft play areas prompted this post. How do we balance the kids desire to play with our need to protect them?
Shame! That’s How I’ll Lose My Dad Belly!
I won’t post that picture of my belly again. I’ve already done it once today in another blog post! Suffice to say, I thought I could shame myself into losing weight by posting a picture of my paunch. Did it work? Read and find out!
Jenny’s First Month in School
Jenny started Primary School this year. I wrote a post about how she was doing one month in….
I wrote two camping posts in October. One in anticipation of the trip, and one following the trip, which didn’t go to plan at all!
How I Used The Same Razor For 8 Months
I saved quite a bit of money by storing my razors a special way. Read about it!
My First (And Last) Flying Lesson
I went for a flying lesson in a Cessna 152. It was a heck of an experience….
How I Plan To Enjoy Christmas With A Dad Belly
I decided not to compromise on Christmas treats, and to defer my health kick until January. This post documents why!
A Beginner’s Video Guide to Whisky
It can be a confusing world, the world of Whisky. This guide, with some brilliant videos, made it all a bit simpler.
Is Lethal Weapon a Christmas Movie?
The biggest question of the year, for sure. 😉 There were mixed opinions, but I believe I put forward a good argument!