The importance of cyberkudos!

In the last few weeks I have been struck by how important it is for people to have a high degree of cyberkudos, meaning that they must have a strong understanding of how IT – especially the Internet and Mobile … Continue reading

The Summer 2013 Feel Good Factor is here!

Feel good, people – feel good!

I’ve finally decided to come out and admit the truth.

For years I have struggled with an important issue that many of my family & friends have speculated about, and now is the time for me to come clean… Continue reading

Defeated by my American breakfast!

I had pancakes and syrup for breakfast. Correction. I attempted to have pancakes and syrup for breakfast, but was defeated by the ridiculous portion size and could only eat about half, which means that in the eyes of my American friends … Continue reading

Why British people are so obsessed with the weather!

  I’m often asked by friends from all around the world why British people are so obsessed with the weather!? The truth is, our weather in the UK is actually pretty good; it’s temperate, we don’t have the extremes of … Continue reading

World War III: The war on Climate Change

Every day, we read about another weather event that is endangering life, whether it is Superstorm Sandy that affected the Caribbean and American East Coast, the Bangladesh floods of the summer of 2012, the unprecedented floods and high tides currently … Continue reading

How long does a queen last? A graphic showing how many US presidents Queen Elizabeth II has seen come and go!

How long does a queen last? A very long time! This fascinating set of images shows how many presidents have come and gone during the 60 year reign of HRH Queen Elizabeth II! God Save the Queen!

Happy Monday, world!

Apparently, looking at pictures of puppies and kittens can improve people’s productivity by as much as 10% – if that’s true, I think that this adorable baby Russian Lynx is worth at least a 20% boost on a cold Monday … Continue reading

I’ll never complain about my paying my taxes ever again; the NHS is worth every penny!

On Friday morning I woke up with mild stomach pain, which I simply put down to having earlier seen my pay slip and the fact that 50% of my salary had disappeared in taxes… I headed for the office wondering … Continue reading

I’ve been hitting the gym hard recently… Today it hit back!

I’ve been going to the gym a lot recently – now that I’ve settled into my new job and that I’m getting into a new routine. I love the buzz that one gets when working out and pushing oneself to … Continue reading