Monthly Archives: December 2010

Happy New Year

It’s that crazy time of the year again when lots of people will be thinking about their New Year Resolutions. We rarely stop and ponder the fact that many, if not all of them, will be the same as last … Continue reading

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What Did Santa Bring You?

Did you receive any strange presents this Christmas. When you get to my age you expect the new socks, slippers and wooly jumper. What I wasn’t expecting was a tin of ‘Zombie Fresh Mints’ – “Suffering from hideous halitosis after … Continue reading

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Christmas Hangover

I usually find the time just after Christmas somewhat drab, as if something is missing. After all the hectic time getting ready for the great day and then the excitement of family, friends, presents and great food on Christmas Day, … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

What does Christmas mean to you? Father Christmas – do I believe in Santa, you bet I do! Don’t you? We have a tradition in our house where, if you’ve been good, Santa leaves you an early Christmas present, under … Continue reading

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When Did You Learn To Read?

Why do we treat our teachers and schools so badly? I suppose it might be because they are such an easy targets. Everybody has been to school and for many that makes them educational experts. This certainly seems to be … Continue reading

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The Flipside

I’ve just finished re-reading an interesting book called ‘The Flipside’ by Adam J Jackson. The core theme to the book is the belief that every problem or obstacle that we face in life contains an equivalent or greater benefit or … Continue reading

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It’s That Time Again.

Have you noticed the obsession that we all have with time. It is something that we never have enough of, especially at particularly busy times like Christmas. How often have you heard others, or even said yourself, things like – … Continue reading

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