Monthly Archive: September 2011

Is bad driving in my DNA?

Posted on September 26, 2011

Children pick up bad driving habits from their parents, according to a new survey. Oh dear! This isn’t encouraging news for me, given my dad’s track record with cars.

He once summersaulted over a hedge in a dazzling display of mid-air.. >>> more

Morning gibberish

Posted on September 21, 2011

“Indian food gives me nightmares.” These are the first words I say to my husband this morning. At 4.30 am.

I ask him why this happens every time I eat an Indian meal the night before. He groans and turns over leaving me to wrestle (in my.. >>> more

My wannabe action plan

Posted on September 16, 2011

Each Big Brother series brings a fresh wave of ambitious individuals, all desperate to claim their fifteen minutes of fame.

At first I tried not to watch but in the end I couldn’t resist. And the more I watch, the more I am convinced that.. >>> more

Recent Articles

Go easy on my teeth

Posted on November 30, 2017

Years ago I used to be scared of the dentist. Now I have a new fear: the.. >>> more

Are you trying to be funny?

Posted on November 07, 2017

Picture the scene. A small harbour restaurant in the south of France. A nervous.. >>> more

The self help book that didn't help

Posted on September 08, 2017

Sorry, Susan. I couldn’t get beyond the post-it.. >>> more