Persistence will win out.

Getting started is always the hardest part. Dressed and ready to go but I’m not arsed, I’m just not bothered. During lockdown running became a focus, a distraction from the monotony of the day and the madness of the house, but since the return of restrictions the will to run, work, exercise or do anything […]

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Boris has given up custard creams

As I sit trying to write this I’m peering over the screen at an unopened packet of custard creams but inspired by Boris Johnson of all people, I’m going to hold off and  kick my biscuit habit to the curb. You may turn your nose up at  custard creams, they’re one of the cheapest biscuits […]

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Table Quizzes and collective effort!

In Germany it’s called “blutwurst”, in France “boudin noir”, what is it most commonly called in Ireland? How many dots in total are there on a pair of Dice? Which famous artist also invented the scissors?  With a reason to enjoy a social drink and  virtually socialise, whilst testing intellectual  prowess, the weekly table quiz […]

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