Travel

I have been a total idiot but luckily this month’s travel link up is here to make me feel better

On Saturday I went for dinner with Emma and Becca, and once we’d Instagrammed our food we started talking about blogging, because even offline life is lived semi-online in 2017.

Emma mentioned the Travel Link Up, which is this brilliant thing that a load of people do each month, where there’s a specific topic chosen and then everyone writes a blog post about it, and then they all go and comment on each other’s posts, and it’s basically a big travel-related blog love-in.

I’ve been meaning to participate for aaaages but I’m rubbish at getting my act together and doing it.

But this month, it’s about fucking things up, and we all know that’s one of my fortes. So, here goes.

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Personal

A Year In Recap: 2015

I’ve done my travel round-up and my books round-up, but here’s a recap of the highlights and lowlights of 2015 overall.

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Forensicating

Conference Recap: SADFE 2015

A few weeks ago, I was in Malaga, not rainy London. It was brilliantly sunny the whole time I was there, the food was amazing, the pina coladas pure perfection…

Remind me why I live in the UK again?

I was there for a conference: Systematic Approaches to Digital Forensics Engineering, otherwise known as SADFE.

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Weekly Round-Ups

Possibly the most stereotypically Scar week ever

I started the week exhausted and ill, but knowing I had an even more exhausting few days coming up. I was slightly dreading going to Malaga, because conferences always mean getting very little sleep, and if I hadn’t already booked the flights and a hotel with a strict cancellation policy, I probably would have backed out.

I’m so happy I didn’t.

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La Vida Eclectica

“I need ur saris 4 wassantya” – Packing for a Multi-Purpose Trip

My phone buzzed and I reached over to pick it up. The text was from my mother.

“I nd ur sris 4 wassantya”
I texted her back. “What do you mean?”
“I need ur saris 4 wassantya”
“What’s wassantya?”
“custom”

She is not a woman of many words.

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