“Five years after a life changing journey to “The Roof of Africa”, Rod Wood fulfils a promise to himself to return to East Africa. He undertakes to climb the continents second highest peak, Mount Kenya…” As the book begins, we meet Rod as he is starting to prepare to travel to Kenya with his fiancée […]
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So I have to admit, I have never tried any of Zoella’s beauty products before (probably because I thought they were aimed at the younger generation and would be too sweet smelling for me) but with the news that was released that this is her last beauty range, I thought I was best to […]
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On Tuesday 9th April 2019, Microsoft released some security updates for Windows 7, 8.1 and 10, and it has ran into some problems. I was first made aware of it when I got into work on Thursday and before I could even hang my jacket up, there were reports coming in and people walking into […]
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This novel was perhaps designed to be read by mid-late teens, but sometimes as adults, it is nice to read something that isn’t so sincere or gory. And that’s where this book comes in. Currently out in the cinemas as I write this, The House with a Clock in its Walls, film adaptation starring Jack […]
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Being Senior Desktop Engineer, you get to see some weird and wonderful things in IT, from engineers bringing you new problems and from years of experience. Or as Microsoft sometimes call them, “features”. One of the issues that keeps cropping up with Windows 10 particularly is getting a black screen with the mouse cursor straight […]
Read More IT Tip – Has your screen gone black after login?
Good day folks! Hope you’re all having a lovely day! Sorry I haven’t kept this up to date recently, been very busy with holidays and work. May has been a fantastic month for weather (apart from recent flooding in England, keep safe folks!) and has been beautiful and sunny. Everybody has been wanting to spend […]
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Sometimes applications on PC’s or laptops run slowly, whether its installing a new application or just running it. This can be dependent upon bandwidth, C drive space, CPU capacity, age of computer, or just it seems for the sake of it. But there is a way that you can tell whether it is still doing […]
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Review of the book Room, by Emma Donoghue. Room is the story of a mother and her son who are locked up in a square room by their captor, and how they handle life every day. But yet it is more than that, it is a story of how they try to live as normal […]
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Happy New Year everyone! Hope you had a lovely and relaxing Christmas and New Year! Thought I’d share some fun Christmas presents I received this year, it’s always fun to see what other people received, right? We are curious people. I got this lovely bath and shower set from my boyfriend’s parents, brought from the […]
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So Christmas party season is almost among us, (or at least it was when I took these photos, and had planned to write this post. Got knocked down with the bad cold that is going around this season) so I thought I would share my idea for a look which is perfect for a Christmas […]
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