Double check

Reading time: 2 mins Obsessive compulsives are a funny lot, aren’t they. I don’t mean funny “ha ha”, I mean funny “intriguing”. What makes them tick? (ha! no pun intend!) I’m sure you all have your own little personal… things… I was going to say foibles, but that’s not quite right. From arranging items on your desk perpendicularly to […]

Weekender

Reading time: < 1 min Grass cut – check Weeding done – check Long walk round Balloch Park in glorious sunshine – check Lunch and lounging in the sun at my parents – check Dinner at sister-in-laws with Louise’s Mum & Dad – check Arsenal vs Chelsea – check Count of Monte Cristo (the film) – check Started new book […]

Preparation

Reading time: < 1 min Passports and tickets – check Euros (various denominations) – check iPod full of new (and old) music – check Camera batteries charging – check Mobile phone chargers – check Sunglasses and hat – check Half the world’s supply of Tetley teabags – check Books – still deciding Clothes – still washing Holiday mood – still […]

Twuntage

Reading time: 2 mins (thanks for that word Lyle) A quick bit of background: We are with Telewest who also supply my our broadband connection and cable TV package. We’ve been with them since we moved in here, about 2 and a half years ago. I’ve paid every bill by direct debit. So, Friday afternoon I realise our phone […]