Category Archives: Annoyances

Those of you who know me will have worked out I’m from Yorkshire. Yorkshire(wo)men are known for being tight. I am not sure I’m tight – I prefer sensible. I love bargains, and have set up a page sharing the … Continue reading

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As I said before, I’m useless at updating my blog at the moment. I think I’m a bit overwhelmed by Christmas and trying to do work and everyone being ill. I will add a few links to sites which I’ve … Continue reading

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So, today I decided to use the rice / slow cooker to cook a risotto (slightly lazier than using a pan but easier when there are little people running around). Upon opening the rice cooker I discovered that I hadn’t … Continue reading

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My Top Tip of the Day is: Do not leave hash browns in the oven for several weeks*, they make mould and a smell which makes you retch. And you have to chuck your best oven dish. Instead, eat them … Continue reading

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Dear weather Call this fucking summer? You are fired. Immediately. Get your winter coat and get outta here to the other side of the world where you are expected. Don’t forget the wind, rain & gloominess you have so kindly … Continue reading

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Dear weather I like you. I do. I believe that without you, life would be pretty boring. Or non existent. It wouldn’t be hot or cold, still or windy, dry or wet. Safe to say we wouldn’t be here. I … Continue reading

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I’m not the best festival goer. Mainly because of the toilet queues. Having suffered from Ibs for years, I’ve missed out on some great ones. I’m not the biggest fan of camping mainly as there is no noise barrier. I … Continue reading

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So, a couple of friends have a certain ikea storage thingy. It’s like a bookcase but squarer. But not in the geeky way. So I decided it would be the solution to all my storage problems*. Of which I have … Continue reading

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I am starting a Zumba class with my mum next week which my friend Sam teaches. I haven’t done any proper exercise over three years as I’ve either been pregnant for looking after a small child. To be honest the … Continue reading

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OMFG I have just noticed I have been wearing odd socks all day! This is not good – I’m not an odd sock kinda gal. In fact, I hate even wearing 2 black socks of different varieties. Mike, on the … Continue reading

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