Er, why are you doing all this?

I started this blog is because I believe that is possible to have and do what you want in life just by doing the things that you love – see illustration above. And doing so without having to be born with a limitless disposable income, to have won the lottery or that if your lifetime…

It’s ok, I’ve cheered up. 

Not before fucking time either. I took some good advice and decided to stay an extra day in Split. This meant I could get settled, find a few bits and bobs and just relax. So took the car into town on the advice of my landlady who said I shouldn’t bother with the bus, and…

Are we in Croatia yet? 

Hmm, might be a bit fed up with this road trip lark. Just want to be there now. The scenery is nice, but the rest stop left a lot to be desired.  ​​ ​​​ ​


Yeah…I did it. That hashtag is a thing now. I’m on my way so I’m going to try vlogging all the way. So far I’ve eaten all the Hula Hoops my mum gave me before I even left Blighty, discovered the worst toilets in France (up against some pretty stiff competition there) and bought the…

Where is my mind?

A couple of months ago I knew what my objectives were, how to get there and it was making me happy. Then the dream started to unravel.

Carry On Camping

Quite often discover that although I really want to get into something, I soon will never excel at it or have a natural skill for it.But, I am determined to carry on trying!

My god, it’s like you’ve known me your whole life!

I have always turned my nose up at self-help, but as I am open to all suggestions these days, I have decided to give it a go. For the past six weeks I have been managing my chimp. It’s given me understanding, helped me calm down and is hopefully pushing me towards being a happier…

Stupid Sexy Flanders II: it’s love

Last minute bike dramas, long days and apathetic attitude nearly caused me to call the whole thing off. But, I had people around me who supported me (kicked my ass) and got me to change my mind. And boy, was it worth it.