Monthly Archives: September 2010

Naughty Biscuits

The practise of referring to certain foods as ‘naughty’, namely unhealthy things like cake and biscuits, is one of the single most annoying habits I have ever come across. I know it’s important to try and be healthy and I … Continue reading

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Habits one would be wise not to cultivate

Our dear Elinor will quite often pick up her cup and glance into it at her tea, quite reasonably and in a manner any among us might. However, there are occasions when she does this only to discover that she … Continue reading

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The Stranger Return-eth

I am still here, I have however been neglecting my duties as a blogger – I do apologise Gwen. I do have several very good reason for not posting:    I haven’t had much to post about. The hall redecorating … Continue reading

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The depths of my forgiveness knows no bounds…

A birthday message I wrote for my brother; You’re good to me it must be said, you’d never punch me in the head, You’d never push me off a crane, Or use a spoon to poke my brain, Your record is … Continue reading

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What was I thinking?

I’ve been thinking about some things lately and I’d like to share. Firstly, it occurred to me today that I, though exactly the sort of person who might, do not poses a toast rack. Secondly, I had a dream a … Continue reading

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The how-to of the roast potato

 Are your tatties troubling you? Well calm down and look no further than this post as I share with you my way of making the best roast potatoes the home cook could want. Peel your potatoes and cut them to … Continue reading

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More of Gwen’s tips for home and general self betterment

There is much advice to be given on the subject of tights, first of all the issue of laddering. Often when I walk down the stairs the back of my heel is nicked by something, (I’ve not quite fathomed what … Continue reading

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