On becoming “Quite Old”

As the candles on this cake might suggest, someone recently had their 29th birthday. I’m not going to say who it was, but suffice it to say he’s quite a handsome, charming, delightful, and all-round wonderful sort of fella. Alright, so perhaps I’m exaggerating slightly(or greatly) on some or all of those points. The point … Continue reading

Our Friends, Papadohs

We have a funny relationship with balloons in our house. Prior to each birthday, there will be no less than 517 colourful balloons, blown up and hung about the house. Still more will cover the living room floor, and teeny tiny ones can be found floating in the fish tank. Open the fridge and out … Continue reading