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

Boris the bird

Posted on March 30, 2018

A dishevelled blackbird has taken up residence in my.. >>> more

He piles 'em high

Posted on February 21, 2018

I could grow to hate books. A strange thing for a writer to say but hear me.. >>> more

Creeping guilt is worse than creeping pounds

Posted on January 18, 2018

I’ve just eaten the last Christmas mince pie. It tasted.. >>> more