7 Days of Positive – Day 149: My Kitchen Rules

One of my guilty pleasures is watching My Kitchen Rules – the original Aussie version. It’s on at just the right time, when I’m exhausted after cooking and eating dinner I just need some time, horizontal on the sofa watching something totally undemanding. The combination of food, time pressure, tension, personalities, Aussie ...

7 Days of Positive – Day 148: Oh sugar

One of the things which made me fall in love with my husband (not pictured above) is his swearing. In Serbian. This is why the first words I learned in his language were 'sexual intercourse with your mother...' , although the exact translation would lean more towards the Anglo Saxon term ...

7 Days of Positive – Day 145: Clogs

  I’ve been trying to buy a pair of these shoes for at least four years. I love the spirit of them. They’re cool and there’s something upbeat about them. They remind me of the best things about the mid-70s when my mum sent off to Sweden for clogs for all of ...

7 Days of Positive – Day 144: Gorgeous George

Mr Clooney. That’s almost enough to say really, but listen to this clip of him talking on UK radio show Woman’s Hour and marvel at his wisdom on the subject of ageing, which boils down to this: Get older, or die. In case you can’t listen to this in territories outside the ...

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