Monthly Archives: June 2011

Carbohydrights

There was a double-page feature in the paper this week which really annoyed me. The headline, also on a banner on the front page, was something along the lines of “Yes you CAN eat carbohydrates and lose weight”. Why yes, I … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 23 Comments

Buttered up

It usually takes me under 45 minutes to get to work. I’m lucky because I live right out in the sticks, it’s country roads almost all the way to the motorway and, at the other end, there’s hardly ever any … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 20 Comments

Slightly indulgent

As Nietzsche once said, “any day is made better if there’s a big chunk of cake involved.” That particular quote has been mistranslated in the past, I believe, but that’s definitely what he meant to say 🙂 And to be fair, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 13 Comments

Slightly different

My breakfast this morning was different but only slightly… I wanted porridge but didn’t have time, as I had to feed the horses and sort out my mum and dad’s dogs as they’re away. I was also down to my … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 24 Comments

Dream a little (Rice) Dream

As I was putting one of the horses’ rugs on yesterday, a gust of wind caught it and whipped it back in my face. I suppose that, given the relative sizes of the rug and the metal clip on it, … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 12 Comments

Taking the biscuit – and WIAW

Hooray for WIAW! Thanks Jen 🙂 But first, What I Opened In The Post Wednesday As a reporter, and I’m sure this applies whatever publication you work for, you get a lot of strange communication. There was the woman who … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 24 Comments