One night, early on in my time of living in Amsterdam, I was walking with my then boyfriend in the park near our flat, and we had a one of those…
A post about how much I hate slugs
When I was learning Dutch, I chose, by chance, a school that had a contract with the Dutch government to teach refugees. In consequence, half of the…
As longer-term readers might know, I have a bit of a thing about David Tennant. I have previously summarised the current situation of my love for him…
According to a study published in the BMJ today, half of people surveyed do not know the main symptoms of Covid-19. Half. HALF! HALF?? Is this an April…
A few things to listen to on cold winter evenings
Travelling during a pandemic is no fun. I’m not a huge fan of travelling as it is, by which I mean the actual moving from one place to another place…
My preoccupation with the government’s inability to contemplate the possibility that people who aren’t cohabiting might still want to be able to have…
Baby, it's cold outside
Update: I still hate slugs
As if there were any other kind of story about jeans shopping
It’s been a while - well over a month in fact - but I have been keeping busy. As busy as this wall of unending torrential rain will allow, anyway. The…