30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE DAY 16

30-Day Song Challenge Day 16 Day 16 of the 30-day song challenge. We are now passed the midway point. There can be little doubt that some of you will be in tears knowing the countdown is underway. Some of you will be shedding tears of joy. Whichever way you are reacting I have pushed you…

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE DAY 15

30-Day Song Challenge Day 15 Day 15 of the 30-day song challenge has arrived. We’ve reached the halfway stage and I’m still going strong. I’ve had my half-time shot of vitamin C and I’m ready to rock the second half! I don’t know what is more shocking, the fact I’m still doing this or the…

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE DAY 12

30-Day Song Challenge Day 12 Today on the 30-day song challenge I have to pick a song from my preteen years. My preteen years were filled with awkwardness, embarrasment, blusing faces and a crippling shyness. Things were so bad that words such as ‘girl’, ‘toilet’ and ‘hello’ would result in instant death. My preeteen years…

30-DAY SONG CHALLENGE

Why The 30-Day Song Challenge? So, why the 30-day song challenge? Some of you will no doubt have seen a lot of ’10 best’ lists on social media recently, with people listing their favourite bands/albums/pizza flavours and so on. I guess it must be because so many of us are finding ways to fill the…

Potato Printing

At 8pm, UK time, this coming Friday something wonderful will begin. For half an hour I will be be part of a livestream with my good friend James O’Brien. James, a self-confessed Maris Piper enthusiast has been making art with potato’s for some years now and his work was recently featured on ‘It’s Nice That’….

How To Cook Fish In Thailand

It seems an obvious thing to say but the food in Thailand is one of the tastiest cuisines in the world. We’ve all heard how good it is and those of us lucky enough to try it all agree that it is, in technical terms, ‘yummy, yummy in my tummy’. Despite my fondness for not…

Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid, Covid Chameleon (You Come & Go)

Strange goings on or maybe I’m just seeing things in my mind that aren’t there… Bad Beginnings I am very sorry to anyone that has clicked on this thinking they were going to get a blog about Boy George. I wrote the above title in another blog and was so proud of it that I…

Thai Immigration, Covid19 and Me

If I didn’t catch Covid19 on Monday it will be nothing short of a miracle. Many people will find themselves in worse situations than I found myself on Monday but what I experienced on Monday will live long in the memory. Visa Time The day had come for me and Malinee to go to the…