…to my blog. Nothing wrong in being polite now is there? I’ve given this blog this title because I like talking about quite a few things and one title wouldn’t do it. I had considered ‘the garden shed’ or ‘down the back of the sofa’ but I guess this will have to do. Continue reading
If you are a creative and work for yourself, you probably use every waking hour to work on client briefs, know every wifi hotspot location and never can quite get your book-keeping sorted. Well never fear, I have 5 things that could make life so much easier for you. Continue reading
I remember getting the call that my dad had passed first thing in the morning just days before my sister’s birthday and feeling nothing. No grief, anger or any emotion whatsoever; just a feeling that someone had knocked the stuffing out of me. Continue reading
It’s interesting watching the stages your kids go through as they grow up, how your relationship with them changes. Continue reading
“Which phone is that?” Funny conversation opener from a complete stranger which opened a range of possibilities depending on who’s being asked or indeed, who’s asking. Continue reading
So now you have a general idea of what I got up to with the family, it might have given you some ideas of what to do with the kids next summer. This article is about Spring Harvest Holidays at Le Pas Opton where we spent the week. Continue reading
Ok so the wrist was sore but to be fair it wasn’t all my daughter’s fault; my son insisted on me carrying him around on my shoulders then started moving around like he wanted to fall off. When I lifted him off my shoulders I twisted my wrist and did some real damage.
It was the same wrist I put all my weight on when I came off my bike some years back (another story) so yeah, wasn’t all the poor girl’s fault.
I promised a sequel to my last post and it has been a long time coming. Should I apologise for the hiatus? I will when George R.R. Martin apologises for leaving me hanging after the last instalment of Game of Thrones.
As for the timing, now we know we’re in for a deep freeze till March, what better time to start reminiscing about sun drenched days in the South of France? Continue reading
A bit late to be talking about the summer hols, but seeing as I haven’t posted in awhile I thought tales of midnight driving and weird toll systems might be amusing. Continue reading
Are you a firm believer in procedure or do you occasionally put your brain in gear and think creatively once in awhile? I find that middle-management especially in retail, are often the least creative when it comes to thinking when the job calls for the opposite. Continue reading
I envy people who are so organised when it comes to Christmas preparations and every year I try to be a bit more like them. Well that’s my excuse for attending the Windows 8 Christmas in June event at the Hospital Club. Continue reading