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Save the Kids!

Save the Kids!

I always thought they were exaggerating when friends told me about people who will only eat fatty fried slop, such as hash browns, plasticky-looking sausages, soggy bacon, battery eggs and tons of oil-dripping chips – all washed down with gallons of fizzy drinks like coke or energy fiz, half a teaspoon of which would make me look as if I’d slept with my fingers plugged into a power socket.

The Basics of Budgeting

The Basics of Budgeting

Building something from scratch or renovating involves stretching savings and making the most of our money.
 
Whether you are building a new house or preparing to renovate every project should begin with knowing what you can afford.
 

Facts About Finance

Facts About Finance

One of the most important steps in securing a home is arranging finance.

Microsoft PC Housekeeping

Microsoft PC Housekeeping

"Are you sick of the computer running slow?" "Do you have to make a cup of tea/coffee every time you switch the PC on?"  Well, today I want to give you some tips and tricks at getting the best out of your PC.

What's For Tea This Week?

Deciding what's for tea is almost as trying as the cooking process itself. That's why every Sunday I'll post a list of suggestions for the week following. Pick and choose, be adventurous and try something new. If you don't know how to cook something or have a suggestion just drop me a line.

A Crack Head By Any Other Name... (Would Smell As Sweet??)

A Crack Head By Any Other Name... (Would Smell As Sweet??)

For the first time in my life I have an office of my very own to work from. Despite the gaping hole in the ceiling (where the crack heads broke in through the roof) I am very excited.

My Favourite Cookbooks – Number Two

My Favourite Cookbooks – Number Two

Down-to-earth and rustic

Thailand - What Can Be Said That Hasn't Been Said Before? (Part 2)

Thailand - What Can Be Said That Hasn't Been Said Before? (Part 2)

I almost forgot! Electricity! Doesn't sound too exciting right? Wrong. The powerlines on the streets consist of thousands of thin black cables knotted around each other, and trees, and lamp posts like a puzzle with no hope of ever being solved.

Couples and PDA

Couples and PDA

Couples. Aaah, bless them. There are two types of couples. 
 
Exhibit A: Those who have a healthy sense of personal space and self confidence, which enables them to maintain a respectable distance apart when out in public.
 

What's for Tea this Week?

Deciding what's for tea is almost as trying as the cooking process itself. That's why every Sunday I'll post a list of suggestions for the week following. Pick and choose, be adventurous and try something new. If you don't know how to cook something or have a suggestion just drop me a line.