Back to reality

Not long back from a week away in Benidorm for the Six Nations. It was an amazing week full of sun, fun, banter and of course the odd drink or two!  It was just what the doctor ordered.  I’ve posted some pictures to my instagram (here and here) if you would like to check them out.  There are more on my Facebook too.  We had a surprise a couple of days in when Johnny, Bev and Ibbo turned up unexpected (at least for some of us!)  Johnny was on his usual form and the shenanigans were many and varied shall we say! The day after I came back I came down with a stomach bug of some kind.  Pretty much floored me yesterday and today it is making a little bit of a resurgence too.  Some might say (not me surely 😉 ) that Andrew infected all of us! The other …

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Tough climbs

It’s been a hard week so far.  Really struggled to keep my mood up and focussed.  Even motivating myself to write this has been hard. My eye is on the road to recovery but it does look worse than Saturday.  I won’t post an image of it this time though.  Surely once is enough for you guys!  Meanwhile, the nightmares and disturbed sleep continues. In more positive news, I’ve managed to get a good setup of old and new consoles.  Currently the order goes NES (classic)->SNES->N64->Xbox ONE.  We still have a PS1, 2 and 3 also.  Though the PS3 is mostly used for Blu-ray duties downstairs these days.  Not sure if I’ve already posted about the retro-modern fusion but if so it’s worth posting about it again!  The N64 collection has increased slightly now as Mario Kart 64 and Mario 64 have finally arrived too so there will be many …

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