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A brand new Roo

I’m excited and emotional. What’s got me into such a tizzy you ask? Well, a few weeks ago Katie and I discovered we we’re going to have a baby. A brand new Roo, if you will.

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Rabbit Towers

It must be something many newly married couples do; Put off the children in favor of a pet. As it was with us, 3 years ago, when we arrived home with a cardboard box containing two small, very frightened rabbits.

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European Adventure Week Three

Our final week, a last hurrah, and a dash across Switzerland, Germany, Belgium and France.

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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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