These are my personal photos, stories and news.

Snake in the Grass

Snake in the grass The texture of the snake gave it away.

Easter Baking and Brambles

After too many years without, this is our first Easter with a proper oven.

Toggler Bolt and Screw

Having mentioned the Toggler bolt in my last post, below is a better photo.

Metal Studs and TV Mounts

Mounting our television onto our internal wall took more time and effort than expected.


We visited Charroux with visiting family.

Medieval Moulins

Moulins is the administrative centre of our region.

Creating the Signpost Application and Subscriptions

Miln Signpost is the strangest macOS application I have written.

Change in Domain Registrars

I manage a handful of domain names.

Christmas at Home

This will be our first year celebrating Christmas in our new home.

VoIP with Asterisk on Synology via Docker

Having successfully banished our need for a physical phone from upstairs, everything changed.