This past few weeks, Grace and I headed over to the US, to visit friends and family, but also to travel across the country to Idaho for our pals’ wedding. We spent a bit of time in the infamous Bonnie Brae Tavern, where it all began. and met Chris and Noemi’s wean. From Denver we […]Read more "American Roadtrip – July 2017"
A few weeks ago, Grace and I headed out to the US for our friends Natalie and Jeremiah’s wedding. Natalie was the one who introduced us way back in September of 2011, and so it was awesome to be able to come out and celebrate with them. The wedding itself was to be out in […]Read more "Natalie and Jeremiah’s Wedding – Idaho"
I happen to be a member of a certain British airline’s reward programme, which means that if I spend over a certain amount of money in a year, I get a buy-one-get-one free ticket to use within the next 12 months. Last year, I qualified for that deal, and knowing that I had to use […]Read more "Berlin, April 2017"
After spending the week in Brussels with work, I took the chance to head up north to Amsterdam to visit my parents. Despite travelling a fair amount, it still seems pretty crazy to be able to get on a 2 hour (comfortable) train journey, and be in a totally different European country. Incidentally, I always […]Read more "Amsterdam and Keukenhof, 2017."
In March, I headed out to Brussels with work to hang out and attend RightsCon with our team. We ate waffles, drank a lot of good beer, and spent a lot of time listening to, and talking about, digital rights. I didn’t take too many pictures, but here’s a selection:Read more "RightsCon Brussels, 2017"
Last May, I travelled to Montreal with work to meet up with my team. It was the first time I’d been in Canada, so I was fairly looking forward to it – especially as I’d heard a whole lot of great things about Quebec in general. Denise graciously offered me space to stay in her […]Read more "Montreal, Quebec – May 2016."
Working remotely is great, but one of the big downsides of being part of a company that is spread out all over the world is that you miss out on the regular social side of things… including that great tradition of the office Christmas party. In my old job, it was the highlight of the […]Read more "UKMattician Christmas Dinner 2016 – Edinburgh"