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What the Dickens?

February 23, 2012


Londoners. If you’re anything like me, you may suffer a bit of a love/hate relationship with our fair city. Yes there may be something wildly exciting to do every night of the week and Gordon Bennett don’t we have enough art on our doorsteps to satisfy the most greedy of culture fiends? But alas, we […]

Panic in the cabbage patch

February 19, 2012


I once had a horrific nightmare that giant, tentacled cabbages were chasing me across a field. When I woke in a cold sweat and crawled, snivelling, into my parents’ bed I was assured that I would never have to do battle with these sprouty fiends, there was no such thing as a walking, talking cabbage, […]

The measure of happiness

February 6, 2012


It’s that time of year again. December’s festive bickering over the last Quality Street and Auntie Marge’s gin-fuelled racist rants at Christmas lunch have passed through the January-depression-memory-adjuster, leaving only fuzzy memories of family bliss and jolly games of Scrabble around the log fire. You’re reminded that it’s February, you haven’t kept any of your […]