Blind Date

February 19th, 2020|

"I guess that not being able to see makes dating a whole lot easier," a one-time only dinner date suggested. "I mean. It wouldn't matter to [...]

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The Long Way Round

February 3rd, 2020|

What could be nicer than to live it up with a couple of friends, eat canapés (not part of my five a day), drink an immodest [...]

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Jobs For The Girls

December 18th, 2019|

"Get a job with a pension" was the plea of Alan Pickering's' parents. He did. He became a pensions guru. Someone has to do it and [...]

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Knocking On Doors

December 10th, 2019|

The drama of elections is not all it's cracked up to be. It's largely tedium and data entry. I'm sure about this. I've been out canvassing [...]

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The Twitcher

November 18th, 2019|

In a late night dash for home, it occurred to me that there was no milk in the fridge and so a short detour was called [...]

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Spanx Pants

October 21st, 2019|

I love a party. I love an elegant pair of shoes, but not enough to wear them for longer than I have to. Having a back [...]

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Beans For Tea

October 6th, 2019|

The most I have ever grown is a single radish sometime in the seventies.  My Dad used to give me runner bean and the odd courgette [...]

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