Category Archives: Fun!

Arsenal – FA Cup 2014 Winners!

Today I was reminded why I’m an Arsenal fan… I was reminded why I have sat in the wind, rain and snow losing my voice through screaming at players who cannot hear me – and rejoicing in their genius when … Continue reading

I have a confession to make.

I should be embarrassed to have to make this confession, but I’m not, because this has been an important realisation for me… I’ve finally learned, after forty years, that the characteristic that I value the most – and find most … Continue reading

The Summer 2013 Feel Good Factor is here!

Feel good, people – feel good!

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

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’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

Facebook Smileys – the definitive list!

Here they are in their full glory – enjoy!

Merlin is back – Season 5 starts October 6 2012!

It has been a long time coming, but Merlin will soon  be back for its fifth season on October 6 2012 on BBC1 – and it looks like it is going to be great if this trailer is anything to … Continue reading