04 Dec 2016

How to Voice Control Alexa and Sonos

No Comments Technology, Vlogs
A quick and easy how to voice control your SONOS via Amaon Echo Dot without custom code and server hacks. All you need is a 3.5mm to phono cable and the SONOS connect amp.Works a treat.There's a lot of chat on the SONOS community forums about integrating via a SONOS app update in early 2017, read here.If you're feeling more adventurous there is a SONOS and Amazon Echo Dot integration guide ahead of the BETA: Click here (Warning: Requires technical setup within the code of the devices Read more [...]
29 Nov 2016

We Found Christmas (in Bath)

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We visited the Bath Christmas Market for a long weekend away and found some excellent little Christmas Market stalls, shops, and eateries. Great coffee and food. We loved Bath.

06 Nov 2016

She’s 25 Weeks Pregnant

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Sam (my wife) is 25 weeks pregnant but still enjoying getting out and about for our usual rambles. This week we visited Arne for a bit of our own Autumn watch and managed to see some deer after being inspired by the BBC Autumn Watch.

My camera: Canon G7X Mkii

Music tracks:
Rainy Days – DJ Grumble
Teach Em – DJ Grumble
Scratchy – David Cutter Music

05 Nov 2016

Flameburst 2016

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We went to the Flameburst fireworks display in Verwood, Dorset with some friends. A great event with fair ground rides and a live band. Ethan, one of our friends kids, coaxed me to join him on the spinners – I really don’t like spinning fair ground rides.

08 Oct 2016

Day Trip to the Isle of Wight

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Today, we took the Red Funnel ferry to the Isle of Wight (IOW) to visit our friend Dom for his birthday. Walked along the island coast, almost got cut off from the incoming tide & visited the Cowes Lifeboat Station followed by lunch at The Little Gloster Restaurant and Bar.