Category Archives: Amusing

The Beauties of the UK

As you know, last year, and a fair bit of this year, was cancelled as far as holidays are concerned. Like many people we tend to holiday abroad these days, but we are not comfortable with the situation to do … Continue reading

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Lateral Flow Tests

We took our first Lateral Flow test this week which resulted in a little amusement. The first smile happened when I opened the package and saw the little slip of paper announcing that they were made in China.  If this … Continue reading

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A Tale of 9 Eggs

As a general rule we have a cooked breakfast or brunch on either Saturday or Sunday; lately that has been poached eggs on toast. Last Sunday, at about 10:30, I boiled up the water in my trusty wok (it’s better … Continue reading

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The Credit Card in Credit Conundrum

I’ve had Credit Cards for many years and in all that time I have owed money to the bank or, more recently held a £0 balance. Having had to cancel our holiday, where I had used a Halifax Clarity Card* … Continue reading

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An Event for your Diary

When: 21:27 – 21:42 on Friday 19th July. Where: Anywhere on Earth. What: Look up in the sky towards Saturn, smile and wave as Cassini takes a photo of Earth. Yes I know the camera will not be able to … Continue reading

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Smile for a while…

As I was lying around, pondering the problems of the world, I realised that: .. If walking is good for your health, the postman would be immortal. .. A whale swims all day, only eats fish, drinks water, but is … Continue reading

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