Category: 2003

The Saga Of The Christmas Gifts will be told at the weekend, when it ends.

Today, I did nothing. Well, that isn’t true. Today I watched about 12 episodes of the first season of Scrubs, wished I didn’t have a sprained wrist, and pottered around fixing lights, shelves and code. I’ve still yet to unpack…

So here it is, Merry Christmas. I’ve returned to the Fictional Town of Paddock Wood to do the Christmas Thing, so arguing with parents, brothers and pets about where all the glasses are, who drank the last of the pineapple…

Louis Armstrong reads ‘The Night Before Christmas’

Upon the new bronze statue of Mick Jagger there is a plaque that reads: ‘Let he who is without sin cast the first stone’. And, in more seasonal entertainment this Christmas Eve’s Eve: Bob Rivers – Be Claus I Got…

I’ve done it. I have succeeded in the impossible. I have beaten my previous culinary record. Last night, I managed to burn boiled potatoes. Okay, I’m being unfair. I’m normally quite a good cook, when I’m paying attention. In this…

I’m not religious. This isn’t that I didn’t go to church regularly. I went. As a Scout, with church parade, to every Remembrance Day service, sat though the silence, wore the poppy. A few years ago I was one of…

It’s hot. I know it’s hot because an amazing percentage of the weblogs I read have mentioned it So it’s hot, and so I have this urge to lie in bed and do nothing. Tried that. Bed’s too hot to.…

(Photos by Hamster and AdrianO, both taken at CCDE 2003 (Friday night and Sunday morning respectivly))