Coffee

We got a bean to cup machine. Before that, we had (and still have) a Nespresso, but it’s relatively expensive to run, and disposing of the pods is a bit of a pain. We’ve wanted to get a bean to cup machine for quite a while, but when one came up at a much better […]

Leaving Bear and Using Drafts 5

It’s not long since I posted about trying out Bear for writing. Now I’ve ditched it again. Mostly, though, the problem wasn’t Bear as such, just a better alternative for me came along. An updated version of an app I’ve been using for years – Drafts. Drafts 4 was a handy little app for capturing […]

Trying Polarr

I’ve tried a few photo apps for iOS. Quite a few. None have quite measured up for one reason or another, but Polarr is looking pretty close. Most of the time, I’m ok with the editing tools in the standard Photos app. It’s quite capable, on macOS. On iOS, though, it lacks quite a few […]

Photoshoot with Lauren

If you follow PigPog, you’ll have seen a few photos of Lauren recently. We recently did a photoshoot, with Lauren as the model and me as photographer. It was her first shoot as a model, and my first working with a model. It all started on Instagram. Lauren had posted a photo there, and said […]

Trying Bear

I’d heard plenty about Bear, the note-taking and writing app for iOS and macOS, but I’d dismissed it because it used its own sync service instead of iCloud. But I was wrong. It doesn’t, it does use iCloud. I think I’d read about it using a subscription for syncing, and assumed that meant their own […]