Category Archives: Current affairs

…I would prescribe every mum Prosecco** and chocolate to help them get through life.***   * I have no interest whatsoever in becoming prime minister but if some strange miracle happened this would be my main manifesto. ** Ok not … Continue reading

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Well now the wait for a future king or queen is over, everyone turns to baby weight. Already newspapers are commenting that a day after the birth, Kate would DARE to have a tummy still. I mean, what was she … Continue reading

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Dear Kate I wish you well in your birth. I hope it goes well & that you get a healthy baby. I don’t envy you giving birth with the whole world waiting in anticipation. It was bad enough for me … Continue reading

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It has been in the news a lot this week (or at least on social media) that lots of women are annoyed at the Bounty reps who come round hospitals, sometimes hours after births. Mumsnet have brought it to everyone’s … Continue reading

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When you think about it isn’t it ironic that they tried to kill the marathon bomber, then are saving his life in hospital, then will probably kill him again dependent on the death penalty (which I did read could possibly … Continue reading

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So it’s the Queen’s real birthday. Or something. Or nothing. She’s celebrating another year of preventing Chuck from being king. She’s celebrating in one of her castles. I hope it’s a bouncy castle. So much more fun than Windsor.

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Professor Sir Robert Edwards Wikipedia died this week. It hasn’t had as much press as Thatcher but he has changed many lives & all for the better. He invented IVF which I’d say was a pretty damn cool & useful … Continue reading

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Yesterday I bought some cheese made in the next village, Elvington. One of my favourite cheeses – yum! It must be a big bungalow to keep cows. I have also been eating ultra local honey made in the village. Local … Continue reading

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I don’t watch the Grand National. I have watched flat races but the ones where horses jump I just can’t watch. For the last 2 years, 2 horses have died & already at this meet 2 have died in other … Continue reading

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