"part of me just wants to sit on the sofa, drink tea and play through old Nintendo games" - snap!
Scary though, I think we both started around the same time too, didn't we? Wonder what the average lifespan of a blog is?
Not sure it's a good idea to admit to the first bit!
I suppose the lifespan of a blog is down to the enthusiasm of the people writing it (I got bored of this one some time ago really).