The Man Cave

Ultimate Man Cave Part 1

  Every single day, literally no people say to me; “Mike, what would be in your ultimate Man Cave?” Well i’m getting pretty sick and tired of this constant request, so I thought I’d best do a series of posts spilling the beans. So here you go, BOOM: All Man Caves must contain a Chesterfield. Easily the most manly sofa and superior to all other ways of sitting down. Putting it simply, its the Magnum P.I. of furniture. Bankers Lamp…

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Outdoor Adventures

Top Apps For The Outdoors

This time last year I had a pay as you go, uber basic phone. Now I have an Iphone and land in the pathetic category of having no idea how I’d survive without it. Here are a few of my favourite apps for people that enjoy the outdoors:   Night Sky – You point it space and it tells you what you’re looking at! Awesome.   BBC Weather – The best weather APP, intuitive, fast, easy to use, clean and…

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Reviews

Ray-Ban – Wayfarer

Rhetorical question – What popular eye wear have been worn by Johnny Marr, Elvis Costello, Jack Nicholson and the Blues Brothers? Rhetorical answer – Ray-Ban Wayfarers. Ray-Bans were designed in the 1950s and since then the popularity has risen and fallen – but they’ve always been cool (sometimes people just forgot)

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The Man Cave

Three on Thursday – Red Hot Chili Peppers

  This is a feature i’m going to try and weekly, on well, a Thursday. I’m going to pick a band or artist and choose my top three songs by them at that moment in time. Why? I’m not really sure. But I do love listening to music and those cringey top 5 band/film/song questions people ask on dates. Anywho, for the very first week I have decided to select Red Hot Chili Peppers (RHCP are now a very popular…

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Travel

My First Festival

About a month and 7 years ago I went to my very first proper festival. It was Download Festival at Donington Park 13-15 June 2006. Two friends and I traveled all the way up country for hours on the train to come and rock for the weekend. It was awesome and we went again for the next 3 years. I saw Deftones, Tool, Metallica, Guns N Roses, Stone Sour, Funeral For A Friend to name but a few. By the…

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Outdoor Adventures

Ale Review – Betty Stogs from Skinner’s Brewery

  Betty Stogs is Skinners Best selling and most popular beer. I’ll have you know, it’s not without good reason too! (A little back story – This very Cornish beer is named after a native of West Cornwall from Cornish folklore.) Betty is an easy drinking, copper ale with a perfect balance of malt, citrus hops and bitterness, the perfect accompaniment to any pasty! This beer is available bottled and on draught from the finest establishments. If you haven’t had…

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Road Trip To Thorpe Park

  My girlfriend the T4 and I recently took a road trip up to Thorpe Park. It was an awesome day, we met up with some of my friends who were Theme Park regulars and were able to act as our guides and make sure we got the most out of our day. We managed to go on all the big rides at least once, often then queing up to go again in the front seats. My favourite rides were:…

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Reviews

Bedhead Be Gone…

Whats that? You love Dinosaurs (doesn’t everyone) and what else? You’ve got scruffy hair. Well check out what I got in Old Truro Town it may be of some interest to you:

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