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And on the up side …

Posted May 26, 2018 and visited 143 times, 3 so far today

Good news about Dad and one of his favourite jokes.

Chin up lass

Posted May 5, 2018 and visited 269 times, 3 so far today

There is a popular trope that being happy is just a state of mind. It’s a little more complicated than that, I suspect but I think there is something in the idea that trying to cultivate a positivity of outlook can help. For me it’s definitely about noticing things. Noticing the smell of hyacinths from the flower bed beside our back […]

Gumbification is the name of the game: the capriciousness of science, things and me.

Posted April 14, 2018 and visited 315 times, 3 so far today

Yes, I have been on holiday! Woot. Apologies for my absence last week. Though on holiday I was writing and meant to sort out a blog post while the others were skiing but I got too into what I was doing and dismally failed to leave enough time. Which reminds me the final score for that week’s writing was 7,570. […]

(Brandy)Butter balls; a bit of Christmas wittering.

Posted December 16, 2017 and visited 1122 times, 7 so far today

It occurred to me that I should be doing a Christmas round up soon or at least a what’s on next year. However, I have spectacularly failed to get my shit together in time for it this week — ooooo there’s a surprise — so instead I’m going to give you a recipe … eventually. As you know, I am the original […]

How not to do things number 53: Parenting #badparent

Posted November 18, 2017 and visited 762 times, 1 so far today

Another parenting cock up from M T McGuire