I wrote, in a previous post, of my intention to buy a backpack for storing my most-used hand tools. Well, days after writing that, I went out an bought the Stanley 195611 Fatmax backpack from my local Bunnings Warehouse. I’m sorry it’s taken me this long to get around to writing about it.
For those who don’t know: Wesfarmers the Australian company who own Bunnings, purchased Homebase in the UK, well over a year ago now. They’ve already ‘rebranded’ ten former Homebase stores around the UK, including my local one, at Worle in North Somerset.
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At the end of March, I started a new job and I recently treated myself to a new pair of safety boots. It’s been slightly surreal, doing a similar job to my previous one but working in a different environment, after almost six years with one company.
Change isn’t always a bad thing, as much as we may sometimes fear it.
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Two more recent films; both of which, I was quite disappointed to have missed out on viewing at the cinema.
Continue reading “Unbroken / Ant-Man”
At least one each week, I remember that I’ve still yet to write a single word on the camp site I stayed at back in September…
This has been on-going for about eight-months now… As I contemplate where I might be looking to stay this summer, I’ve decided to go ahead and get it done. There is no reason for this huge delay, other than my own procrastination.
Continue reading “Shallow Grange Campsite”
Continuing on from the previous post where we looked at my recently-acquired map holder; this week, I’ve gone and bought my self a cleaning kit for my hydration bladder.
Continue reading “Keeping My Bladder Clean”
When I first subscribed to LoveFilm, I would make an effort each week to hand-pick the DVDs that I would like to receive the following week, by simply upping the priority of individual titles. Since then, my shortlist has grown to the point at which I’ve found it more difficult to select any two from such a large crop and I’ve instead allowed the discs to fall through my door almost organically.
So, when the previous two titles to arrived on my doormat, I noticed a stark contrast between the suspected quality of each film.
Continue reading “Walk the Wrath”
Has it really been a month to the day since I last wrote about a set of DVDs I’d been watching?!
You’d think I might have a lot of catching up to do… When in fact, I haven’t had an awful lot of time or energy to commit to keeping up with what’s been falling through my door (yes, sitting down requires a degree of effort).
Continue reading “District 9 and Fury”
It was about a week ago that I returned the two rented DVDs that I’m going to write about briefly this evening.
Continue reading “Kick-Ass Films”