Monthly Archives: June 2012

An elephant in the room…

Dave has phoned. Apparently, he was at his Pilates class last night and had switched his mobile off.  He forgot to turn it on again when he finished,   so only got my message this morning. I find it hard to … Continue reading

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Hard to believe, but…

Our new loo is leaking! For those of a sensitive nature, let me make it perfectly clear.  When I say loo,  I mean the loo cistern.  Nothing more unpleasant. Water is running down the back, between the cistern and the … Continue reading

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Splashing out…

(Click on above image to enlarge) According to a report in today’s Daily Mail, a wedding party in Michigan, USA came a cropper when the dock they were posing on suddenly collapsed, forcing them to paddle for their lives. A … Continue reading

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What a shower!

Yesterday, I mentioned a ‘setback’ with the shower.  Hard to believe,  but here’s the story.. We have a light in our loft so that, on those occasions when  Mrs C has to climb up the ladder to check for mice, … Continue reading

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That’s that, then…

England are out of Euro 2012.  After being thrashed 0-0 by Italy,  they went on to beat us on penalties, too.   It was ever thus. Germany are upset.  They were hoping we would win,  so they could have a … Continue reading

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Super Dave to the Rescue!

Startling news that will strike fear into every villain’s heart.  Our Prime Minister, David Cameron, has super powers and can fly! Doubtless,  some of you will think I’ve lost the plot.  That weeks of bathroom trauma have finally taken their … Continue reading

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A race against time…

Dave has been racing against time today. He arrived at the crack of dawn and removed our loo within the hour.  He then set about installing its replacement like a man possessed; anxious,  he informed me, to ‘get back on … Continue reading

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