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Midlife Career Change

Midlife Career Change I'm going through a midlife career change and enjoying it immensely. For those who have been following along at home, a while ago I wrote about my, at the time, potential Redundancy and the Art Of Not Giving a Rats. Redundancy has officially...

Relaxation Music and Darth Vader

Relaxation Music and Darth Vader I was browsing in a book store the other day. As I was feeling a bit down, I went to the “humour” section of the book store in the hope of having a quick laugh. I picked up a small book of simple one frame comic cartoons with witty...

Sore Back Summary

Sore Back Summary ....and I'm back ! Sore backs are not fun.  However, with a bit of effort from both a physical and mental perspective, you can eventually feel better.  At least my back is well and truly on the mend.  I am feeling a million percent better 🙂 After a...

Come Back Summary

Come Back Summary This blog is essentially divided into 4 main categories - one of which is where I am documenting my "Come Back" from injury efforts.  I've been down for the count with my Sore Back, but now I'm well and truly returning to the world and the land of...

Side Hustle Summary

Side Hustle Summary A look back at my Side Hustle successes over the last 12 months or so. I've been busy. At least, I feel like I've been busy: juggling a full time 40+ hour per week 9 to 5 job, with a few stolen hours each week dedicated to my Side Hustles.  This...

Lower Back Exercises Update

Lower Back Exercises Update Lower Back Exercise Update #2 While I am surprised and disappointed at how long it is taking to recover from my lower back disc protrusion injury, I am pleased with my ongoing lower back exercises efforts. Walking is still my main form of...

That Bastard Brecht

That Bastard Brecht What's the difference between Red Riding Hood and That Bastard Brecht ? Nothing, and everything.  Both have made me happy. Sometimes I joke that when I grow up, I’m going to be a rock star. (Note: I’m only half joking…….) I’m not interested in the...

Redundancy And The Art of Not Giving A Rats

Redundancy And The Art of Not Giving A Rats. Relish Redundancy.  Embrace Redundancy. In this day and age, the term “redundancy” has several meanings and implications. From a technical or computer standpoint, “redundancy” can be used to describe fail over mechanisms...

How To Monetize Your Passion

How to Monetize Your Passion. Saxophones Will Change The World. I’m not totally sure how, but I’m, sure they will. My goal of documenting and sharing my Side Hustle journeys here at MatthewsBack.com includes both my online and offline endeavours. My theory is that if...

Back Live

Back Live. …..and I’m back…. It’s been a bit over three weeks since I had an epidural cortisone injection in my lower back and the drugs appear to have kicked in. This is a very good thing ! The injection procedure itself was unpleasant to say the least; both three...

How To Start A TShirt Business

How To Start A TShirt Business – even if you are not a graphic designer. So – you’ve decided that you want to learn how to start a tshirt business ? Or, at least perhaps the idea may have been bouncing around inside your head and tickling your fancy….? In this fast...

Epidural Cortisone Injection Fun

Epidural Cortisone Injection Fun Let me just make it clear from the outset – an epidural cortisone injection is NOT fun. An epidural is essentially a very large injection where some doctor inserts a ridiculously large needle directly into your back.  He or she then...

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SORE BACKS AND BLOGS CAN BE PAINFUL AND STRESSFUL

On the BLOG there is some laughter, some tears, some successes and some failures.

Ice cream and chocolate have proven to be the best pain medicine.

Please join me on my journey from painful disc protrusions to (hopefully) a return to normality…

…..and I can help you with your website too.

Here are some links to my SIDE HUSTLES.  And my SHOP for Relaxation Music, eBooks and Website Services.

Matthew’s Back or Matthews’ Back ?

Looking for some inspiration – either from a physical or mental perspective point of view ?

I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again – if I can do it, you can too.

Recovering from a back injury ?  Follow my journey.  Looking to generate an online income ?  Let’s do it together.

Sore Back

Sore Backs

Follow my journey from disc protrusion horizontal painfulness to (hopefully) full recovery vertical awesomeness.  My thoughts, my visits to doctors and physios, my exercises, my embarrassment, my successes, the confirmation of my overall wussy-ness.
Come Backs

Come Backs

Rather than lying on the floor, I’m documenting my return to normality.  Boring stuff like tying my own shoe laces, useful stuff like driving my kids to their next event and exciting stuff like going to the movies and being able to sit and remember it all.
Side Hutles

Side Hustles

Here it gets interesting. Join me as I show and explain what I’m doing to earn a side income via my online side hustles.  Let me help you with your website bits and pieces, or just believe that if I can do it, then you can too.
Tech Talk

Tech Talk

Let’s get our geek on, put on our propeller hats and go all nerdy.  Or, I’ll do my best to explain technical website stuff – hopefully in a way that makes more sense than html code and sql querries.
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Embarrassing Efforts

Watch and feel uncomfortable as I attempt feeble exercises.  They are good for me, apparently.

Sympathise with me

And I’ll sympathise with you !  Lower back pain hurts, so let’s get better together.  Or you can just mutter “glad it’s him and not me”.
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