Monthly Archives: February 2009

WTF? Friday

Yes, yet another television advert which drives me nuts.  This one is just so terrible I don’t even think I have to point out the over acting, the pointless gender stereotyping and the terrible helpless woman-giggle at the end…enjoy. (sorry … Continue reading

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Pancake Day

Today is pancake day…or as I pointed out..it should be called lemony crepe day as their pancakes aren’t what Aunt Jemima used to make.  They are thin and generally served as a dessert, and somehow lemon is included in the … Continue reading

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What a feeling indeed!

I know most of the UK readers will have seen this but I love it and have to see it again and again. This is a clip from a tv show that is part of Comic Relief. Comic Relief is … Continue reading

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As if by magic…

It has been almost 6 months since I reported on the construction of a retractable  your-eye-nail (urinal) on our high street and I am happy to say that on Friday night, we finally saw it in all it’s glory. For … Continue reading

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WTF? Friday

The one thing that made me happy on our NWA flight to Canada at Christmas was the fact that they had a skymall brochure to keep me amused (and prevent me from strangling all the loud kids around us). For … Continue reading

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Let’s get it on…

At home we use the term ‘make out’ quite a bit (or maybe that is just me)…I am aware it is a double entendre (points for staying awake in English class, or for completely calling it the wrong thing) as … Continue reading

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Your teeth are made of what?

Here’s a new one (to me). Apparently baby teeth over here are also known as milk teeth.  I hadn’t heard that one yet but it reminded me of another thing I have learnt about over here which is a tasty … Continue reading

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