Why the housing market is an absolute joke

In my village this week, another house stands empty. A lovely, limestone, small 2 bedroom cottage, perfect as a first time buyers home. Except it will never fall into the hands of someone like me. My village in the Derbyshire Dales, as well as all the surrounding villages I know, are filled with empty houses. … Continue reading Why the housing market is an absolute joke

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Common misconceptions which piss me off

Knowledge is power. I love to learn. Once you discover some facts, they stick in your head and become so obvious and pertinent that it becomes frustrating when other people don't understand. Perhaps I'm being a snobby know-it-all Hermione Granger. But she is awesome. We should all strive to be more Hermione. Read on to … Continue reading Common misconceptions which piss me off

The problem with being veggie/vegan at Christmas

Food, food, glorious food. Christmas is a time for indulging oneself and enjoying temporarily being a greedy pig. Of course this gluttony comes with 'food guilt' as standard, but what if you have to eat endless calorific swill which you fucking hate and still makes you fat and ill? That's my experience of Christmastime being … Continue reading The problem with being veggie/vegan at Christmas