Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Bullet Journalling – a two journal variation

[Note: This post assumes you have a rough idea what Bullet Journalling involves. If not, just Google the term and you’ll find lots of great info to get you started… then come back here, obviously. :-)] I’ve always been a … Continue reading

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When is a dad joke not a dad joke? When it’s a jar… wait, that’s not right.

For Christmas, I received a set of dad jokes on cards, which was an approprirate enough present, except that 90% of them weren’t dad jokes, they were merely bad jokes. Now, I accept there is probably no universal definition of … Continue reading

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Business card advent calendar – A project for 2017

I have had an idea for a homemade advent calendar, made out of folded business cards. In this post, I will present the outlines of my plan; a future post will show something closer to the finished item, once work … Continue reading

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Couch to 5k – My journey

I recently managed to successfully go from couch to 5k and I thought I’d share a brief step by step summary of how I did it. 1. Start on couch. 2. Sign up for a 5k run with work. 3. … Continue reading

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Cabbages and Kings

A few random bits and pieces that didn’t seem worth writing a whole post about… ————————————– I recently experimented with adding cinnamon to my coffee grounds before brewing. It worked quite well, giving hints of cinnamon, without the sugar of … Continue reading

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They call me… Mister Teresa!

It seems like every other month has some cleverly named charity drive associated with it, so I thought to myself, “Why limit it to every other month… let’s have something for all of them.” With that in mind, here is … Continue reading

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Predictions for 2015

As has become traditional at this time of year, I have made a few predictions about the year ahead. January – Just like 2014, nothing sufficiently memorable will happen to make this any easier next year. February – Hornby fights … Continue reading

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