How an app helped to pay for my wedding

I've been meaning to write this post since October, but as usual, life got in the way. To cut to the chase, I want to tell you about something alarmingly simple called Plum.   Now, it's not a secret that my financial situation is not amazing. I live on Disability Living Allowance, and while my … Continue reading How an app helped to pay for my wedding

Christmas shopping

I recently went Christmas shopping with Jodi, mainly with the purpose of getting Freya a bed and activating my new contactless card, as I buy pretty much everything I need in life from Amazon. But it's difficult to gauge a good dog bed online, Freya needed a new living room one because her previous one … Continue reading Christmas shopping

It’s the 2nd-most wonderful time of the year

I am a week late writing this up but I am once again going to talk about the joy of the Eurovision Song Contest. There's also some photos and rambling about other stuff. Kadek hosted Eurovision as usual, and I met a dog! Her housemates have a puppy now. She's a mix of a dachshund … Continue reading It’s the 2nd-most wonderful time of the year

MBI

Once again it's been ages since I've done a blog. I don't really know what to say about it other than I'm tired and it's cold again and I guess I've just done other things with my time.   But I want to write about something in particular in this post. A phenomenon I recently … Continue reading MBI

Favourite stuff

[2018 update: I finally turned this into a static page so I don't have to keep adding to this post from 2016!] Here are some things I love. General Interests Animals Dogs  - Big dogs, pastoral dogs, gundogs, utility dogs, most dogs, in all honesty. Cats - Mainly Korats and oriental shorthairs.   The Duck-Billed … Continue reading Favourite stuff