Category: General Blog
These are my normal blog posts.
It doesn’t really seem that long since I retired, but it was back in February 2022.
The first couple of months of retirement saw me not doing that much at all – it was very easy to just laze about and not get around to getting things done. A lot of cooking and eating, TV and reading – particularly reading; I got through a couple of novels a week and made a good dent into my to-read list.
I bought my first pair, which were light beige, in late 2019. After I had worn them for a month, I was so happy with them, I ordered two more pairs, another of the same, and a blue pair, suitable for wearing with jeans.
It’s a nice lakeside area, but it has paved as well as rough paths, so is good for walking, even when it is wet and muddy in other places I visit, like Bourne Wood.
After university, my first real job was as a reinsurance statistician. Our office was on London Bridge, looking out to The Monument.
In fact, until 2 years ago, when I saw it mentioned in a councillor’s blog, I didn’t even know it existed.
The Oculus Go came with a fabric strap that was pretty good; it split into two bands that cradled the back of your head and kept it in place.