When I search my inbox for something or other, given how many thousands of emails I have, and not very well sorted, all kinds of funny unexpected long forgotten emails crop up. Continue reading £75 Per Month to Polish Your Pate
A friend is coming over. I was supposed to go to dinner at her place, but she has found herself caught up in something and now she is coming here later and bringing strawberries. I’ve done a bit of scurryfunging – the bare minimum, in the kitchen. Will we sit there or outside? Is is warm enough, and what about the rats? Continue reading Rats!
Why do men’s haircuts cost less than women’s? Not to mention blowdries, highlights and what not. That’s the hair on your head. Then there’s waxing and threading and laser hair removal, bleaching and Brazilians to make sure the stuff on your privates, arms and face is absent or agreeable. Continue reading Pin Money
A single friend aged 30 was discussing how she felt about getting married. She said one of the things putting her off (apart from not having anyone in mind) was the cost of the wedding. Continue reading Preisleistungsverhaeltnis (Cost Benefit Ratio)
I’m an omnivore (natch) but I keep an eye out for vegan recipes because of one of my daughters. This is the daughter who lives with her dad when she is not at uni. Continue reading Rejection and Chicken Soup
I’ve changed my mind about marriage. Though it was traumatic at the time, I am glad my ex bailed after 20 years, because I never would have left him and we’d have gone on making each other miserable. Continue reading Being a Contender
It’s a long weekend, and the weather is beautiful. But I am miserable as fuck. Continue reading Down in the Dumps