Monthly Archives: November 2012

Oh Go On…


Watch the Hayemaker beat the Russian giant. Or not. I’m not fussed either way. But it’s ¬†pretty good to be honest. Advertisements

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During My Unexpected Six-week Soujourn in the Motherland I am…


…..Giving up drinking, smoking and swearing and taking up lots of exercise. Which is pretty much fun as it sounds. My record so far is a 24 hour period with no booze, two cigarettes, not dropping the F-bomb, C-bomb or … Continue reading

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Overheard in My Horrible Horrible Power Plates Class*


* do not ever try this at the gym. Just don’t. Paddy the instructor: Come on new girl – hit it like a TIGER! He yelled this at me a lot. I am still hurting two days later.

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Mental Mancrush #1 The Hayemaker


There are many many worse things you can do at 8.30pm of an evening than watch I’m a Celebrity: Get Me out of Here. I say this because a) it is a surprisingly brilliant show and b) it features my … Continue reading

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Work Summed Up in a Neat Diagram


I stole this from Allthestuffandallthethings because she is super. And also because this is my job in a nutshell when I am writing an opinion piece I thought was a good idea at the time but then want to scream … Continue reading

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Reasons You are Single #1


Mum: (re: someone on the tv) She’s attractive and smart and lovely – I just can’t understand why she’s single. Me: *cough* Mum: Oh. Sorry. Well, you know what I mean.

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Even Monkeys Support Equal Pay


Capuchin monkeys won’t accept unequal pay for identical roles. So why should we? Also, this video is hilaire. You can read the rest of this fine article here at Daily Life “But the gender pay gap still exists today across … Continue reading

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