This is my Blog page. Or ‘some thoughts’

Whatever we choose to do to earn a crust, we do it because we have to. We need to live somewhere, sustain ourselves, and buy things. That’s a sweeping generalisation, but it’s true for most of us. But our work shouldn’t define us. Work isn’t who we are, it’s simply what we do.

I ‘humanised’ my brand as I built my holiday accommodation business, which is part of why it’s done ok. There are lots of cliches about people buying people, but they’re all true. This page has a few ramblings by me when I have time to do it. You might feel a connection with me when you read some of the things on here, or you may feel that I’m up myself. I don’t mind which, as the overall result is that I am where I want to be, by being who I am. You can’t please everybody, no matter how hard you try.

I wish I had time to add more stuff on here, but for now it is what it is.

The advent of the Dadvent

December 2019 was conundrum time… It’s the 3rd of December and you’re meeting your Daughter the next day for dinner. You buy her an Advent Calendar every year, despite the fact that She’s now 27 years old. You go to 6 shops, and none of them have any left! What do you do? You make…

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Work, me, life

Whatever we choose to do to earn a crust, we do it because we have to. We need to live somewhere, sustain ourselves, and buy things. That’s a sweeping generalisation, but it’s true for most of us. But our work shouldn’t define us. Work isn’t who we are, it’s simply what we do. I ‘humanised’…

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