School Reunion Styling

What does one wear to a high school reunion? I’ve never bothered going to these things in the past, but apparently we’ve clocked up 20 years now, so I feel it’s time I put in an appearance. My friend Paulo has been hassling me about teaming up for the five-hour drive, too. Maybe he has …

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Clearly Superior Taste

I’m really over cleaning the wall tiles beyond my stove. I always thought that scrubbing encroaching mould out of grout lines was just part and parcel of having a house with a very old kitchen, but it was recently pointed out to me that a glass splashback is an an alternative that’s much easier to …

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Pest on the Train

You know those impossible-to-not-overhear phone conversations on public transport at peak hour? This guy on my train today was really taking the cake on that front. He had a booming voice that carried through the whole carriage, and he seemed oblivious to the fact that everyone else was silent. Listening in on the event passed …

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Check-Up for Stressed Kitty

My cat, Lucinda, has been behaving oddly the past couple of days. She’s been drinking an inordinate amount of water, and seems low on energy as well. Plus, she’s showing little interest in playing with my socks, which is generally her favourite evening past time. I think she might be due for a veterinary health …

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Attaining the Dream Home

Yes, I will have four of these if you don’t mind. In today’s lesson, children, we shall be learning about home ownership. What kind of person do you think I am? But seriously, I’m now around about sixteen-and-a-half (I’m not so good at dates) and I’ve come to the realisation that there are crucial gaps …

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