How to travel for less in 2019 with AirBnB

Travelling the world has never been so accessible before, but in 2019 it can be difficult to find a good value place to stay when you are seeing the world. This post is going to explain a few of my top tips on saving money …

The key to a successful blog

Starting a blog is never easy. Staying motivated to keep creating content is difficult when nobody is visiting your site. How do I know this? You are reading this post a considerable amount of time after it was posted (check the publish date). My blog …

Creating a local DNS server with Pi Hole

This is a local DNS server for local DNS requests. This post is going to explain the why and how I created a local DNS server in my home network environment. I used the PiHole project to make a network wide advert blocking a reality. …

Ways to earn extra money in 2019 – UK edition

If you are like me, you are probably searching for ways to boost your monthly income to help you reach those saving targets. Perhaps you’re looking to pay off a loan or just put a bit more aside each month to make that dream come …

Seek and Explore – Planet Earth

If you ever think that you’ve seen it all, thing again. If you ever feel that there’s nothing left for you to discover, keep exploring. A person might look out in front of themselves and wonder, what more is there to see? The truth is, …

Modifying Windows shortcuts is Powershell

I once faced a rather tedious task that involved recursively modifying a number of shortcut paths stored across a convoluted folder structure. There was approximately 100 shortcuts which needed part of their path modifying. The answer: Create a¬†PowerShell script. The following code utilises regex to …

Paris – France

France is a nation in unrest at the moment. French people are passionate and which ever side of the line your stand regarding the yellow jacket demonstration, you must respect the dedication to the cause displayed by those in protest of the French political standing. …