Category Archives: Thoughts and Observations

Back Away from the Technology

So, chappy in The Standard t’other week made a very good point. Wednesday 14th March: On the minus side, I am unable to read Twitter on the bus. On the plus side, I am unable to read Twitter on the … Continue reading

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The Little Things

Watching a documentary on the underground last week I was struck by a very friendly, happy chap called Tim Pinn. He seemed so dedicated to being a smiling face in peoples’ days. (Watch episode 3, from around 33 mins). He’s … Continue reading

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Bridesmaids

There are several questions which get asked when you get engaged. When? Where? Who? (Obviously the groom is a given, but there are many other people to get involved.) Without wanting to do a disservice to the people I have … Continue reading

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Lessons Learnt

Today I’ve learnt several valuable things which I want to share with you. I was going to write a post about risotto, so anyone looking for that, apologies, it’s coming soon. Helpful hints: Do not start driving with your music … Continue reading

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Do you remember that book?

Recently, discussions about books and tv shows from my childhood keep cropping up. I know I’m not alone in enjoying this type of nostaligia, everyone does it. The second an old tv programme or something is brought up in conversation … Continue reading

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I am not overly political

I have taken more of an interest in politics over the past few years; I read manifestos, I pay attention to decisions and I have formed opinions, which I can back up with fairly comprehensive arguments based on facts and … Continue reading

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World Book Night continued…

And so the World Book Night debate continues… WBN titles recieve major sales boost I’ll be honest, I still have a few floating round my flat (much to the boyf’s annoyance). Sadly, for me, World Book Night’s organizational skills left … Continue reading

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