Tag Archives: Hackney

‘Tis the Seaon for Art (yes, and to be jolly)

Contrary to conclusions one could (justifiably) come to based on my recent posts, my life is not just about my latest, nor my next, chocolate fix. I have spent the last two evenings hob-nobbing with local Hackney artists and have … Continue reading

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The Truth about Waitrose (and chicken livers)

I could write a long list of brilliant things about where I live (in Hackney) and hopefully I will get around to compiling that list soon. One thing I have mentioned in several posts – and would definitely feature – … Continue reading

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When luck starts to turn (or stronger meds)

Yesterday morning (day 7 recovery after my tonsillectomy) I decided to do something about the pain. That came in the form of a desperate call to the ENT surgeon’s secretary. It went something like this: Me: I can’t take this … Continue reading

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