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A fun packed weekend we’ve just had

We went en masse to our friends cottage for a Birthday bash. This turned into a lovely rosy glow of an evening with great home grown food, sloshes of wine and beer and a furtle of guitar strummage. Saturday morning allowed us the luxury of a mildly hung-over extended horizontal chill followed by a bimble into town with two old… Read more →

Northern Rock

Someone just emailed me this: “If you had purchased £1000 of Northern Rock shares one year ago it would now be worth £4.95, with HBOS, earlier this week your £1000 would have been worth £16.50, £1000 invested in XL Leisure would now be worth less than £5, but if you bought £1000 worth of Tennant’s Lager one year ago, drank… Read more →


Hooked my Wii up to the internet last night. It’s quite good – weather channel, news channel and some strange global voting thing. This, however, stole the show; (the middle one…) Truncated content has never been so accurate.

Thornton Bizzle Whostle

Work’s been interesting this week. Things are starting to change. The winds of change are filling my sail and seem to be pushing my ship in the right direction. Seems quite like that in a few areas at the moment. A general positive feeling. Big thoughts and love going out to Eirene’s dad who’s having a stay at Dublin hospital…. Read more →