Have you ever had one of those days?  The type of day that gets you annoyed from the onset?  Today was one of those days, yet here I am at just before 6pm and I have no idea why I feel so pissed off with everything. The day started off with waste disposal guys driving down the side of our house to collect bins for the bar and the kebab place on… Read More

We have lived in the same house for 13 years next month.  When we moved in one of the bedroom windows needed a new glazing unit due to it being blown, however, after many many years of patching up and painting over, we are finally having new uPVC windows.  It is about time, to be honest, and it will look good when it is finished, but currently it is like living in… Read More

Feeling like crap today as I have developed a cold.  No idea how.  Yesterday I was working outside, but it was warm, and I was only out in it for about 4 hours, so that should not be it.  Lat night my throat started to get sore, and I thought it was due to the dust, however, this morning was a different story.  I felt like shit, headaches that had wracked me… Read More

I decided that I needed a MacBook, but was not too sure which one to bother with.  Do I get the skinny Air version, a MacBook Pro, or one with Retina, and then which version of the one I pick do I go for?  In the end I decided to go for the MacBook Pro with Retina, and whilst I was buying it, I then went for an iPhone 6s Plus, just… Read More

I love to learn, oh, how I love to learn.  I am 46 years old and have done educational courses close to all my life.  Starting school at 4, I carried on in education till I had done my 6th form, then college, University, night school, on-line distance learning courses, day schools, part-time courses to fit into everyday life.  I have done it all.  This year is no exception. I have started… Read More

Now, do not get me wrong, I like goods to be packaged to protect them, but I have found lately that everything is so overpackaged it is becoming outrageous.  My example today is for goods from Amazon.  I love Amazon, the convenience of having things delivered next day and to one of their lockers, if I am to be out, it is an astounding service.  They also do 1 hour delivery on… Read More