Archive for the ‘Lifestyle’ Category

Magic Rock Brewing: Dark Arts Surreal Stout

Monday, June 26th, 2017

Dark Arts. One of my firm favourites at the local Sheffield drinkeries. Brewed not far away in Huddersfield it’s another answer to the “give me something dark” I declare whenever offered a drink. I should be more careful, since I once asked that in Cambridge and got cider with raspberry liquor… not that it was […]

Travelling with Tech: Knomo Harpsden Backpack Review

Friday, June 9th, 2017

I’ve been a backseat fan of Knomo ever since I tested their Saxby and Bungo messenger bags. I love their combination of clean, business-like exterior finish with sometimes playful, vibrant colours inside. That’s why I practically fell over myself to say “yes” to trying one of their newer backpacks. I was keen both to see […]

Archon Touch Fitness Wristband Reviewed

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Hi! I’m back. Gently trying to ramp up the game of let-me-play-with-shiny-tech-stuff-plz into a background hobby I can fit around my other activities. I’ve been techessorizing. Accessorteching? Tech-Accessorising? I don’t know. Anyway, I’ve been sporting the Archon Touch Fitness Wristband. I saw it in a release email and thought to myself “That looks good in […]

Oh dear, I’ve become a Converse convert

Friday, April 19th, 2013

Yes… I’m writing about Converse on my tech blog. Deal with it. You wont find an affiliate link here, these views and experiences are entirely my own. Wherever there are brands, there are people who will get passionate about them. And as I’ve been keen to evangelise the technology brands I care about, I feel […]