Marginal

Just came across some stuff which reminded me that when my ex walked out on us and went to stay in a hotel, I was (amongst other things!) anxious about the cost. Although he had been earning a good salary * we had stratospheric outgoings with a monthly mortgage payment that was more than some people earn in a year, and three children in not just any old independent schools, but three of the priciest in London. And so on. Continue reading Marginal

Dumber than a Penguin

One of the best things in the world, Planet Earth. I have loved all the Attenborough documentaries and this latest is so astonishing it is actually easier to assume it is computer generated by Pixar, otherwise you tie yourself in knots trying to work out how on earth they got the footage. Continue reading Dumber than a Penguin