Monthly Archives: July 2014

Aft Mount Motor Tests

Just a quick post to mention how the latest version of the motor mount performed during testing on Saturday last and now with the first photo of the Mk.IV above which sat in place without even using Bungees(Will not test … Continue reading

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Parkinson’s, Observations of a Son and Carer

Laughter may be the best medicine, yet what happens when your body quite literally won’t let you? I know this chap who is a qualified laughter therapist, no really. There’s some interesting analysis surrounding forced or faked laughing that makes … Continue reading

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Will we ever learn the lessons from history?

With the recent focus on two world wars due to the converging significant anniversaries from both, it is hard not to start wondering about history repeating itself and to ask the question can we learn from that history and prevent … Continue reading

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What is good for the Goose is good for the Gander (or Who’s watching Who?)

In another of my semi-serious political concept explorations below (that I imagine must have been considered/discussed?), I lay out some thought around a slightly differing perspective regarding the topical, surveillance and privacy debate. What would you think about a system … Continue reading

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Bipolar is the New Back-ache (and how to improve the social care of children in the UK)

Mental health professionals working with local authorities must be rubbing their hands in glee these days. With so many people able to claim they are bipolar and suffer depression after a quick look on a medical website to learn the … Continue reading

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Further adventures in a motorised inflatable kayak / canoe

Following on from the last post regarding my exploits in fitting an electric outboard to an Adventure Plus kayak, I thought to add a few observations covering the kayak, motor mount and the cheaper, fixed speed, trolling motors. I’ve now … Continue reading

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