Monthly Archives: March 2007

On open letter to my sister

Dear Sis, I know you read this blog from time-to-time, so I thought I’d post this letter here, that way anyone who reads it will know what a wonderful person you are. I’m so glad you came along with my … Continue reading

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Happy birthday dear tinnitus…

I have had tinnitus in my left ear for just over 2 years now. Happy Birthday to that incessant high-pitched ringing! It’s often quite quiet and sometimes very loud but never, ever goes away completely. Not that I’m complaining see… … Continue reading

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And now for something completely different!

My faith in human nature is restored. At lunchtime today I remembered to book a hotel room for my night out at the end of April. Tara suggested Hotel ‘C’ and mentioned a room rate of £89. Well the name … Continue reading

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Vista : the hidden agenda?

Hooo-hoo! I normally avoid technical posts like the plague, but this is soemthing that is likely to end up affecting every Windows user in the world within a couple of years. Looking at the Dell website the same day that … Continue reading

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Work, rest and play!

Another week on Calamity John’s ranch looms and I have decided I must be tougher. Last week’s blue funk was the result of insufficiently interesting work. I shall find an opportunity to ask for more responsibility and greater autonomy. Ever … Continue reading

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Anti-virus software is worth it’s weight in gold.

I certainly got lucky last week, spotting that fraudulent internet bank payment. I’ve paid for and installed a new anti-virus package, ‘Kaspersky’. It uncovered several dangerous trojans and potentially dangerous spyware/adware applications. I must ensure we always have this protection … Continue reading

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Does retail therapy work?

I don’t seem to be able to shake the blue-funk I’ve fallen into. Last night’s company-client do didn’t cheer me up very much. This morning, Commuter-James and I came up with a Beginners Allotment Kit which included a large roll-out … Continue reading

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