There's nothing like a bit of incentive

Grumpy head off to work this morning – another last minute “we need someone to cover” and thus it was he – so I got the Morning Duties. Which are always fun. Especially today, as we ran out of coffee beans when I set the machine on Friday night, and…

The day I was grateful for having no wine

Feeling particularly tired all day, quite possibly due to my interactions with large telecommuncations company that seemed to have little to no concept of what “communication” actually is and taking up most of my day trying to get someone to talk to me, and when I eventually managed that, I…

How to salvage spilt wine

Another, incredibly busy day, little of which went to plan. Had to choose between attending a meeting or staying home and working. Chose the latter, and ended up on phone meetings anyway. Did a radio interview (taped) for Fox FM, follwed by much needed MUG, a live radio interview wtih…

Things we resort to

Awoke after a terrible night’s sleep, although wondering whether you can actualy have a “terrible night’s sleep” if you don’t actualy get any. Or “awake after one” for that matter. Things then went entirely to pieces when technological things prevented me from accessing the world other than the one I…

What to do with leftovers?

Grumpy gone, but not without me lamenting the leg-hair thing. His extremely useful suggestion is “so, just stay under water the whole time”. Lunches made slightly easier by well-trained eldest son having placed his leftover sandwiches in the fridge yesterday after school, so only had to make one batch. This…