Monthly Archives: February 2006

The passing of a loved one

Please visit Blue Butterfly and lend her your support.

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Birthdays approach more quickly than fitness!

One of my plans for this year is to windsurf more. Otherphil is pretty serious but our last outing in West Wittering really scared us both! There were two problems; the conditions were silly, and we weren’t clever enough to … Continue reading

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Why we must never forget the Holocaust

Time heals, or so the saying goes. And some might think that we should let bygones be bygones. “That all happened a long time ago,” or “Surely the Germans and the Austrians have all been harangued for long enough about … Continue reading

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Modern art is fun!

OK, here’s a nomination for the Tate Modern. My 4 year old daughter and I did this today. We think it’s top art! Anyone wishing to purchase the digital rights to our original image may do so for 12,000.UKP.

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Watch out for this car scam!

As you may know, I’m trying to sell my car and registered an advert on Autotrader. Not long afterwards, I got a badly written e-mail from “Mr Albert Robinson” who signed off at the end of the e-mail as “Mr. … Continue reading

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Man passes stupidity test with flying colours!

GAH! DOH! Blast and bother! After a hard day at work, I felt really pleased with myself yesterday for working through the pile of paperwork that I had been doing my best to ignore for weeks. You known…bills, bank statements, … Continue reading

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Good start to the day!

I should be sitting on a train on my way to London, but it’s all gone wrong. I meant to catch an early train this morning to catch up with some work. 1st, the chain came off my bike. 2nd, … Continue reading

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Valentine’s day gift dilemma

With Valentine’s day looming, I went looking for lingerie, unusually not for myself but for D. The shop assistant was very sweet and was convinced that I would buy something racy. Sadly she does not know D like I know … Continue reading

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Please help me choose a charity shortlist

Following on from my last post, and using an idea that Blue Butterfly gave me, I decided to recruit your help for a shortlist of charities our children would help us to pick from. My current shortlist is: Helping HumansThe … Continue reading

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Failed to keep my promise to give to charity

In Charity Promise, I promised to start giving regularly to charity by the end of January 2006. I have FAILED, FAILED, FAILED! Damn it. To make amends, I will immediately donate £10 to any UK registered or well-known charity suggested … Continue reading

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