Driving Music

We are driving to London on Friday. I’ve just spent the last couple of hours making up some CDs. Inspiration is lacking. So, dear reader, I need your help, or more accurately, your playlist. Get to it and fill that comment box (YACCS don’t fail me now)

Blogger Pro

Well it seems like the Blogger guys turned on payment by credit card in February and it’s taken me this long to find that out. So I’m now a fully paid up Blogger Pro user. Not that you guys will notice much, in fact bar the lack of permalinks for any posts before today, you…Continue reading Blogger Pro

New Words

Some heard before, some new, all far too clever to have originated with me… Intaxication: Euphoria at getting a tax refund, which lasts until you realize that it was your money to start with.Reintarnation: Coming back to life as a hillbilly.Bozone (n.): The substance surrounding a stupid person that stops brightideas from penetrating. The bozone…Continue reading New Words


Heart wrenching, or just ethically wrong?The story of the family who want to screen embryos to make sure their baby will be able to provide a bone marrow transplant to their critically ill son will no doubt divide opinion. However I’m not sure I agree with the tag line that has surrounded this story of…Continue reading Ethics

April Fools Day

Seemingly we (in Scotland) celebrate this for two days, however I can’t say I’ve heard of Taily Day. Anyway, the tradition of practical jokes is alive and well, and our poor finance assistant has just been made to stand outside in the cold rain waiting for a ‘red van’ to arrive to pick up a…Continue reading April Fools Day

Driving Music

We are driving to London on Friday and I’m in the midst of making up some CDs for the car. As usual my attempts at a theme have swiftly degenerated into “Ohhh I like that one” and “Ohhh Louise should here this…” etc etc. So I need your help or, to be more exact, I…Continue reading Driving Music