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The Champagne Bar
On Saturday we went out to The Champagne Bar in The Cardiff Thistle for lunch. Before you ask, this is not something we do routinely on Saturdays, it…

June 11, 2010 / / Rants and Raves

It’s a while since I had a good rant about anything.  Anyone who really knows me will vouch for the fact that I’m generally quite a tolerant person, and it…

May 18, 2010 / / Things For The House

In my last post I started enthusing about technology and its many benefits.  Not only can I fit my life story, with illustrations, into a chip the size of my…

Paris is a beautiful city. Few can deny that, but ask almost any British tourist who has visited Paris what they thought of the hotel they stayed at last time…

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April 23, 2010 / / Travel, Holidays and Hotels

Having just devoured half a dozen bi-valve molluscs in the form of ‘Rock Oysters’ and washed them down with two glasses of the very best, I feel almost on top…

April 22, 2010 / / Rants and Raves
April 20, 2010 / / Rants and Raves

Stupid mouse….. stupid computer…. stupid wrist…. arm…. shoulder….. neck….. whatever!!
Yes, I’ve got a pain in my arm and hand and it’s a right pain in the neck.
RSI?  I don’t know. …

April 12, 2010 / / Beauty
March 30, 2010 / / Shopping and About Town

Retailing, merchandising and marketing fascinates me sometimes.  We’ve been loyal Tesco shoppers since just after we came out of nappies ourselves and have had many a reward as a result…

March 29, 2010 / / Shopping and About Town

Not so very long ago the very thought of a trip into town involved a great deal of planning, expense, stress and frustration. This was especially so when the latest…