and the winner is…um…hang on…

via BBC News So, we had a general election in the UK yesterday, when the public decided that they couldn’t actually agree who should run the country.  Its now nearly 24 hours since the polls closed and we still don't know who's now in charge.  My friend Liz had this to say about it on facebook: … Continue reading and the winner is…um…hang on…

The weather outside (was) frightful

I’ve perhaps been guilty of overdoing the ‘oh-my-god-its-still-snowing’ posts on the blog recently (the white stuff lasted 4 ½ weeks in the end) and I can’t imagine that anyone outside the snow-bound UK would have found them particularly interesting. But what I have found invaluable as I’ve tried to make the decision in recent weeks … Continue reading The weather outside (was) frightful

Fangs for the distraction

I came across a great phrase the other day - Time Vampires.  Which seems to be commonly defined as distractions or events that take you away from your working day. So hello, Twitter.  And hi there to facebook and just about every other social networking site and blogging platform.  It’s very tempting when inspiration is … Continue reading Fangs for the distraction