Whether rubbish or trash, let's delve into the history and how we can repurpose today here at PumpjackPiddlewick

I think that I think way too much about rubbish. And by rubbish, as this is very definitely a British word (but I love the sound of it), I mean trash, garbage, litter, refuse… depending where you reside in the world. In consideration I’ve written before about zero waste versusContinue Reading

Cafe du Canard is my happy place. A place I created to sit and contemplate, consider and plan. Come join me at PumpjackPiddlewick

Everyone should have a Cafe du Canard in their life. A place they can go to reflect, think or simply be. With or without ducks (as ‘canard’ is the French word for duck.) To Start A favourite YouTuber of mine, Justine Leconte once posted a video about ‘5 ways toContinue Reading

Getting old happens, and for me it's kind a cool. I like getting older. Let's delve at PumpjackPiddlewick

As I get older I realise it’s rather neat. That I like getting older. Exploring the world, but also myself. It’s true what they say, with age comes wisdom. Well, at least I like to think so. I do like that I understand myself better, my strengths and weaknesses. AndContinue Reading

What is reverse retirement? And how to do it? We look at doing things backwards at PumpjackPiddlewick

I’ve realised in life, I’ve done it backwards. I’m not working towards retirement. Rather I have reversed retirement. Okay it’s not truly a ‘thing’. But maybe it should be in this day and age? Let Me Try to Explain At a young age, even before I started working,was the realisationContinue Reading

What if you decided to ignore online analytics? Would it make a difference? And if so, how? Let's delve at PumpjackPiddlewick

Taking a year away from writing regularly for my website and posting on social mediums was like opening a window into another world. It gave me the freedom to decide to give up on online analytics. That is give up on watching numbers. How many friends, likes, shares, comments, whateverContinue Reading