Monthly Archives: January 2012

Turning to the Dark Side – Tales of an Apple Convert

Back in 2008, my Husband bought me a Google G1. I didn’t know it then, but this was to be the beginning of a love affair with Android, the Google-owned operating system that offered so much. I loved the way I could hand the phone to Husband and get it back with a new rom on it to play around with or go to the Market and choose from any number of free apps from¬†independent¬†developers.* …

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R.I.P. Bob Holness

I was saddened today to hear about the death of Bob Holness, better known for his role as the presenter of Blockbusters. He lived to the ripe old age of 83 and leaves behind a wife, three children and seven grandchildren. My thoughts go out to them on this sad day. Just hearing his name brought back such a flood of memories, with Bob and Blockbusters featuring in some of the earliest snippets that I …

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2012

I started to write a post about how rubbish 2011 was and about all of the negative things that have happened, when I stopped myself. If there’s one thing that the last year has taught me, it’s that I’m grateful for every day that passes and that we’re lucky just to be here. So I thought I’d write a little post about what 2012 represents to my past, present and future. ¬†This month marks 6 …

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Silent Sunday

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