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Tackling a long term injury

8 Jul 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Sneeze

For the last 6 years or so I've been plagued by a persistent lower back pain. It manifests during running around the 1km mark every time. A warm sensation in my lower back that gradually gets worse until it turns into an unbearable cramp. I attended...

5x5 Stronglifts 6 months on

7 Jul 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Sneeze

Back in December of 2020 I wrote a review of the 5x5 Stronglifts app. It's brilliant but I felt as if I had plateaued. Then no less than a week after I wrote my review, the UK went into lockdown for a third time, closing gyms until April, and scuppe...

Saving vs investing

6 Jul 2021 2 minute read 0 comments Sneeze

Disclaimer: This is not financial advice. These are observations I have made about my own personal situation. My parents did a good job at teaching me the importance of saving. It turns out maybe a little too good of a job. My habit of hoarding my ca...

I was invited to be a gaming youtuber

11 Feb 2021 2 minute read 2 comments Sneeze

Being paid to play video games is every teenagers dream. And I'm sure a lot of us have looked at what big names on YouTube can earn with envy. But the reality is that it's a huge task, with a large start up cost that may even fail to get off the grou...

FREE CRYPTO? FaucetCrypto

25 Jan 2021 1 minute read 1 comment Sneeze

I've been trying out various sites offering "free" crypto-currencies. As we all know, nothing is truly free so I've been testing various sites so you don't have to! The basic requirements are cashing out in easily exchangeable coins, and no excessive...

Cryptocurrency is still not mainstream

24 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Sneeze

  When bitcoin reached $1,000 I beat myself up for not buying. When Bitcoin went to $30,000 I beat myself up for not buying more. But it is still not too late. With BTC hitting its ATH in January 2021 many outlets reported that it had finally entered...

The platforms I use to earn crypto with zero investment

16 Jan 2021 1 minute read 0 comments Sneeze

Making money online without investing your own cash, or selling huge amounts of your private information (looking at you treasuretrooper) used to be almost impossible. But thanks to crypto that's all changed. Here are the platforms that I use to make... feels like a dystopian version of the Turing test

31 Dec 2020 1 minute read 0 comments Sneeze

I'm a huge fan of creating memes but sadly my works private WhatsApp group doesn't appreciate being spammed with my latest and greatest meme, and they sure don't pay me for the honour. I'm hoping that will change with my latest endeavour.

50,000 people used to live here, now it's a tourist hotspot. My trip to Chernobyl

30 Dec 2020 2 minute read 1 comment Sneeze

In May 2019 HBO released the wildly popular Chernobyl TV series. I enjoyed it so much that 4 months later I was in the nearby city of Kiev and had my tour booked. HBOs Chernobyl was in no way the first pop culture reference that alerted me to the exi...

My experience with 5x5 StrongLifts

27 Dec 2020 1 minute read 1 comment Sneeze

I have always struggled to find motivation and direction with gym workouts, normally choosing to tag along with a more experienced friend. This app changed everything for me.  The first time I ever stepped foot in a gym was age 25, and after a smal...