Category Archives: Crappy

Things that leave mascara stains on my pretty white pillows

The Journey Begins (sort of)

Anyone who hasn’t had the pleasure of applying for a Schengen Visa will probably not know or understand my pain. Or the absolutely fear (yes fear – it’s progressed far beyond stress) that one can experience in the days leading … Continue reading

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Why do my dogs refuse to go green?

I’m not going to lie to you, I’m not the greenest person on the block (far from it), but when I can help it, I do try to lead a relatively environmentally friendly lifestyle. Unfortunately, my pets aren’t giving their … Continue reading

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Straighten up and fly, right?

I am appalled to admit that this morning I spent, nay WASTED a whole hour doing nothing other than straightening my hair. That’s right a whole hour. I took me 60 minutes to get my relatively wavy, not at all … Continue reading

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The most expensive cup of coffee in town

* I’ve decided to get out of my writing rut and go look for inspiration, which means no more sitting behind my computer. I’m pretty sure someone wise once said inspiration is all around us, and where better to find … Continue reading

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The long way home

After a completely football-filled weekend, I think it’s safe to say the excitement around the start of the 2010 Soccer World Cup is starting to fade a bit and everything is getting back to normal. OK, that’s a lie. There’s … Continue reading

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Climate change? I think so.

Ok, so maybe I spoke too soon about the wonderful winter. Yesterday was cold, grey and miserable and today isn’t much better, so I am really pleased that I don’t have to go outside and brave the elements. Freelancing allows … Continue reading

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Death of the screenwriter

Tuesday came and went and with it another wonderful movie night. After last week’s misery I so hoped for a light, entertaining movie, but alas it was not my turn to choose. And so the second film up for review … Continue reading

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