Monthly Archives: October 2010

Trick or treat; what was that?

I just read that in the USA, where Halloween has become such an institution that it is second only to Christmas as a national holiday, it’s estimated that around $6 billion will be spent on costumes, parties and chocolate this … Continue reading

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I’m easy – fly me

I use low-cost airlines a lot. Aside from the obvious attraction of being able to zip across Europe for minimal cost there is a huge choice of destinations, they are convenient and, as long as you avoid the heinous Ryanair, … Continue reading

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Jack Frost nipping at our noses

Autumn turned to winter this week in Skåne. Warm sunny days with bright, clear skies at the beginning of the month have given way to freezing temperatures, ice on the pond and falling leaves. The first official snowfall of the … Continue reading

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We come in peace; take me to your sub-committee

I worry a lot; probably more than I need to but stuff happening in the world just concerns me and I worry about it. I worry about global warming and how much energy we use. I worry about soft-drink companies … Continue reading

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Return of The Kev

    At last, few days off and an escape to southern Sweden; big skies, autumn colours, skeins of wild geese arriving and the pervasive scent of log fires in the air. In my world being able to find a … Continue reading

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