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European Adventure Week Two

Our journey continued this week as we ventured across the Alps into Italy.

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European Adventure Week One

Being of noble birth Katie and I are taking in the sights of Europe on a three week grand tour.

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Sigur Ros at the Eden Project

Katie and I are just back from a weekend in Cornwall with a few mates where we surfed, drank some great beer and enjoyed the amazing Sigur Ros live at the Eden Project.

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A New Website

Back in 2001, while I was still in midst of a degree that didn’t really teach me anything, I built the first version of roobottom.com on a crappy second-hand PC.

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Snowdonia Slateman Triathlon

Yesterday I swam in a freezing-cold lake; rode my bike up a mountain pass; then ran around an old slate mine.

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the Silly Old Sods

Katie‘s uncle Bill is about to embark on a harebrained scheme to raise some cash for the RNLI. Together with his mate Dave (everyone’s got a mate Dave) they’ll be traveling the entire length of the English and Welsh coast using nothing but their free bus passes.

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2008, in Review

2008 was a year of BIG changes for me: I left my full time position at Glaxstar for the wonderful (and most-times stressful) world of freelancing; I moved 200 miles south from a shared house ‘Cherrytree’ in Walsall, West Midlands to Littlehampton, West Sussex on the south coast; And I proposed to my lovely girlfriend Katie, to which, she said yes.

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She said Yes!

It’s been a while coming, but finally I popped the question and for some unknown reason Katie said yes!

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When girlfriends become technoweenies

Here she is folks, the light of my life. But what happens when girlfriends become technoweenies? I love her, but why on earth does she have to double click on links? And why oh why does she type “hotmail.com” into Google rather than just typing it into the address bar!?

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200 Miles Due South

As close friends will know I made a big move in August, one that saw me packing up my life in Walsall and moving 200 miles to the South-coast.

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