Monthly Archives: April 2013

Building a police box

I’ve started to build a Metropoliltan Police Box, of the type designed by Mackenzie Trench and still commonly found on streets in London (but not usually in junk yards) in the early 1960s. I’ve got most of the measurements and … Continue reading

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An acrostic for Monday

Mostly sun and wind todayOn the line the washing driesNow it’s time to grab some lunch thenDishes washed and put awayAnd when I come to write my blogYet again, nothing to say

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Curry

There is one curry I make fairly regularly. The recipe is one that is adapted from a recipe books that I own. Ingredients 3 tablespoons oil2 onions finely chopped1 sweet potato cut into small cubes (the original recipe uses a … Continue reading

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The Old Grey Whistle Test

It’s ten minutes past midnight so I’m actually writing Saturday’s post on Sunday. You see, what happened was my wife and I were playing Beatles Rock Band on the Wii earlier today (or rather yesterday). Now when you play a … Continue reading

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Multitasking

I’m I man, which I think means I don’t multitask. That’s not strictly true, at any time I may be doing several things at once, like breathing, walking, thinking, seeing, listening (or at least hearing, even if I don’t¬†consciously process … Continue reading

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Limerick

A blogger decided one nightThat he had no idea what to writeThen he had an ideaJust like Edward LearA limerick would be just right

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Free Parking

You might get free parking on a Monopoly board, but not at many NHS hospitals in the UK.¬† People don’t usually go to hospitals for a fun day out, the hospital isn’t a place you’d choose to go to for … Continue reading

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