Monthly Archives: November 2010

Inexplicable Christmas

A couple of years ago I bought this image. It had the description of “Man from Cleveland with inexplicable Mo”. I was hooked. All you Movember wannabees are shriveling in your boots before his ‘stache.  I know — it’s the … Continue reading

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YouTube is forever…

The silly season is upon us… well, so very, very almost.  Time to let down your hair and reward yourself for… well, for something. Who cares?  Party on people! But remember… Mr iPhone is likely watching  you, lurking in the shadows … Continue reading

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All wrapped up — the 5 top wrapping tips

Everyone loves a beautifully wrapped present. They do. I, however, find that the shoddily wrapped present is also adored, especially by the children who have no appreciation of finer points and just want what’s inside. There is a certain joy … Continue reading

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Cricket weekend… happy weekend?

This weekend is all cricket. I think I should just fall into a mini-coma now and at least get a good nap out of it. If not watching cricket for real (I better win Mother of the Year) I will … Continue reading

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Christmas balls-up

Christmas pudding rum balls. What balls did you think I meant? I prefer ordinary rum balls since Christmas cake is not my favourite.  I’m sure Nana trotted out the same old cake every year. No one noticed… because no one … Continue reading

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Old ads

I think old ads are amazing.  I have a great collection of them which explains why my office smells like Nana’s attic. Funny, sometimes scary in their claims and designed so naively compared with the design of today. It’s interesting to … Continue reading

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The best of all gifts…

Yes yes, family family. Wonderful. Children adorable. You know, up to a point *waves pointy carving knife and twitches*. I might have to get some fresh packing tape, just in case. Last year’s is looking a bit on the perished … Continue reading

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