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Fun learning activities at home

My super clever girlfriend who has over 18 years experience of teaching reception class children in the UK has been putting together a series of fun learning activities that help with learning phonics. The activities have certainly helped keep our … Continue reading

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On being kind to ourselves

Why do we find it so hard to be kind to ourselves? Especially us who are in charge of our own time. I am out of shape, probably stressed, and over working. I am in charge of my own time. … Continue reading

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Life is full of contradictions

My life is full of me contradicting myself. Depending on the day, I might want this – and tomorrow I might want that. The problem is it’s not about what breakfast cereal to eat – I wish it were that … Continue reading

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iPhone 6s plus

Last week I got a new iPhone 6s plus. I didn’t go into the shop with a decision on whether to get the standard 6s or the plus, and went on a whim. Apparently I can return it within 14 … Continue reading

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New podcast – Britstrapped

Martin Judd and I have finally got around to putting a podcast together. I think we first met at a Business of Software London networking event, and have been good friends ever since. During the past 6 or 7 (may … Continue reading

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Smoothies are the way forward?

http://joel.is/50-books-that-transformed-my-business-and-my-life Always a sucker for a good list of book recommendations. http://recode.net/2014/12/04/amazon-unveils-its-own-line-of-diapers-confirming-partners-biggest-fears Always joking with friends about new business ideas, and whether they are Amazon proof. Fish and Chip shop might be the only answer soon? hahahaha http://calnewport.com/blog/2014/12/07/deep-habits-never-plan-to-get-some-work-done/ Planning makes … Continue reading

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Interesting Links

Some interesting things I have seen over the past couple of weeks… http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2014/11/mr-money-mustache-spend-like-youre-poor.html https://www.mattcutts.com/blog/make-money-investing-tips/ http://www.businessinsider.com/finally-some-excellent-investment-advice-2011-12?IR=T https://www.mattcutts.com/blog/investing-reading-list/ I love Mr Money Mustache – wish I could live as frugally as him! Some other good tips and thoughts on investing. I have … Continue reading

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Interesting things

http://www.stansberryradio.com/James-Altucher/Latest-Episodes/Episode/803/Ep-62-Tony-Robbins-Money-is-Just-A-Game Tony Robbins – people either love him or hate him. If you are into your self help books, I’m sure you have read either Awaken the Giant Within or Unlimited Power. I enjoy reading his stuff, but don’t go … Continue reading

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Interesting Stuff

Some interesting things I have read or listened to recently… http://marketingsignals.com/link-building-2015 Good thoughts, slow and surely, and honestly – wins the race! http://moz.com/blog/the-danger-of-crossing-algorithms-panda-update-during-penguin-3 Some more interesting views on recent panda and penguin updates, and the future of these updates http://www.northcutt.com/blog/2014/11/mounting-evidence-penguin-3-0-doesnt-work-how-you-think/ … Continue reading

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Microsoft.Devices.PhotoCamera change camera resolution

I’ve been having some fun building an app for my Windows Phone this weekend using Azure Mobile Services. I wanted to do some stuff with photos as well by uploading them to Azure Storage as blobs. The camera seems to … Continue reading

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