Disowned, again.

So I heard my father was moving to the US soon, and had intended to invite him round to see his grand daughter for the first time (she’s already nearly 20 months old). I...

I won a car

On a last minute whim, I decided to enter the code off a McDonalds receipt for their Amore promo in to their website, and was greeted with “Congratulations, you are a provisional winner of...


I’ve finally moved away from GoDaddy for my domains. I now use TPP Wholesale, which means I get domains for about the same price, but I don’t have anyone trying to upsell their services...

Starting out

There’s always some kind of inertia I need to overcome when starting to read a new series of books. This time round I am starting the Drenai series my David Gemmell, and I have read one or two of the books (the waylander trilogy) already, but still, its hard to get into it. To commit myself to a new author, who writes differently to my usual crowd. Whose characters act differently to my old “friends”.

Server Updates

I’ve been working on building the KMC network lately, getting the servers set up with backup storage and testing environments. Next set is adding in some load balancing and failover. It will improve the stability of our network alot to have these extra features, and it will be a great learning experience for me to set it all up.

2013 – Lessons Learned

This year has been a year of learning for me. I’ve learned a lot of things, but I’d like to share the biggest ones: