I have a fond memory of mornings a lifetime ago. They were days I could eat a leisurely and nutritious breakfast possibly while reading a book. I could ponder my choice of outfit before setting off to work, probably early. I was thinking of that this morning as I prepared for one of my occasional […]
Hairdressers, you make me curl up and dye.
Driven to drugs
Picking up a prescription from the chemist is a pretty routine kind of thing, isn’t it?Usually it goes like this:1. Pick up prescription from surgery or phone them and ask ask them to send it to the pharmacy across the road.2. Go to pharmacy across the road, pick up drugs3. Go homeTotals: Phone calls: 1Miles […]
A Bouch job?
Did you know that the Tay Bridge – the one of the infamous disaster – was built by someone called Sir Thomas Bouch? Nope? Me neither. Although apparently not the source of the expression ‘a botch job’.What about the fact that one of the sons of the famous Queensberry family was so hideously inbred he […]