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BlogSunday, May 31, 2009
gah, Monday looms, sleep beckons...
Blogdrinking beers in the ring o bells.
BlogFinished garden work, red despite the SPF30 cream, cracking open first beer, thoughts turn to food...
slowly taking shape... preparing base for next set of slabs...
BlogSaturday, May 30, 2009
the days work...
this is my Saturday,how did that happen? o_O
BlogFriday, May 29, 2009
Time for beer #1
BlogHurray! Just finished the project that has been hurting my brain for the last few weeks... and with 1.5 hours to spare too :)
BlogEating more Gresgon's pizza... wish me luck...
BlogUrgh, suddenly feeling violently ill, stomach cramps, what do you think - the Gregson's pizza or bitter?
BlogEarly start today :'( lots to do...
BlogThursday, May 28, 2009
full of pizza...
BlogHeading to the Gregson for some food and a pint (or two)
some stone for the bottom of the garden, and nimba, the cat...
BlogPreparing to take delivery of dozens of paving slabs...
BlogThe bugs are everywhere... Can't... go... on... Argh! It's crawling up my neck whispering "Microsoft VBScript runtime error 800a000d"...
BlogEating Gits Green Chilli Mini Papads which I fried up in a fit of hunger at 10pm last night... http://ping.fm/D1cI0
BlogWednesday, May 27, 2009
BlogDoh doh doh! 15 mins late for my conference call meeting :(
BlogIn a dungeon, can barely see the glyphs and runes of the portal set into the wall... it seems to be some kind of SQL Stored Procedure...
miserable weather, where did the sun go?
BlogPrepares to descend once again into the Stygian depths of SQL hell, armed only with a distinctly unmagical dagger called veebeescript.
BlogTuesday, May 26, 2009
full of beans, in a literal way, attempting to now cram some white wine on top...
BlogBattling with the scaly demons of the SQL underworld...
BlogHmm, the neighbour's children seem to have acquired a drum set. This is not the best of news. They've installed it next door to my office...
BlogMonday, May 25, 2009
overheard: "if I have to tell you one more time, then you can't watch Britain's got talent tonight"... um, is that a threat?
Blogstill no car, this is getting frustrating...
BlogSunday, May 24, 2009
couldn't face toast... musical toast that is...
making onion fulori...
chilling out in my chav pants
BlogSaturday, May 23, 2009
fancy breakfast. ..
BlogFriday, May 22, 2009
Testing my new phone : )
New phone 3
New phone 2
New phone 1
BlogFriday, Friday, we love you, we do.
New music, hurray!Thursday, May 21, 2009
BlogDrinking yet more coffee and adding chocolate brownies to the mix...
BlogGood morning world, coffee is inside me, email is checked and replied to, the world of mindless editing stretches before me...
BlogWednesday, May 20, 2009
Our car has failed its MoT, mechanic sucks air between his teeth, says gently "It's time to call it day"... like we're putting down a dog :(
BlogAlmost crashed the car into a bollard outside the MoT place, as mechanics watched, would have been funny - 'Oh, and fix that too would you?'
BlogHave to copy and convert 212 files from one website to another, this is a heavy task...
BlogI think I'm still asleep - the stupidity feels too strong this morning.
BlogTuesday, May 19, 2009
I think I worked too hard today - I feel odd
BlogJust ordered my new phone upgrade... ah, I do love a new gadget...
BlogRefried potato and spinach curry for lunch...
BlogThe old man has returned. It takes a long time to reverse back into his 'reserved' space. He looks angrily at the car behind and in front.
BlogWatching an old man move his car then get out a cone which he puts in his old space. He has a sign in his window warning ppl to KEEP CLEAR!
BlogMonday, May 18, 2009
Playing with Wolfram Alpha :)
BlogEveryone should discover years-old code that doesn't work, never has, and has stopped people spending money on your website...
BlogJust booked a random hotel in London for next month, hope it's not another crack-house brothel.
BlogEveryone should start the day with a broken sql server.
BlogSunday, May 17, 2009
In need of several hours more sleep, a veggie BLT, a banana licuado, some sunshine and an extra weekend day (Sasuday). I'll settle for 3/5..
BlogSaturday, May 16, 2009
Prep for garden party in progress: brolly, check. Wellies, check...
Stupid cat toy
BlogFriday, May 15, 2009
Glad this day of work is nearing its end - it has been one of deep frustration and endless bugs.. The beers cooling in the fridge call me..
BlogAdding parmesan to a chicken and mushroom pot noodle - woah, this is high class living.
BlogUgh, wet, muddy, smelly cat, what am I? Your cleaning platform?
BlogTrying to shake the fog from my head, the rain doesn't help. The cats all sit and stare accusingly at me, blaming me for the weather.
BlogThursday, May 14, 2009
...now for an evening of doing absolutely nothing - lovely
BlogI see evil orange cat approach the house, I hide, he enters, cautious. I let him get comfortable then leap out, screaming. He looks scared..
Blog... Star Trek was good, very good (apart from the love story angle). Makes Thursday all the more bearable...
BlogTuesday, May 12, 2009
...it sometimes sounds like I live next door to a circus of noisy misery, loud suffering and wailsome children...
trying a new cafe for lunch... Nervous about the quality...
This brain has performed an illegal operation and will be shut down. If the problem persists, contact the program vendor.
BlogMonday, May 11, 2009
...just bought our Solfest tickets :) Roll on summer festivals!
...mystery freezer lunch today...
...hmm, upgrade time soon, HTC Magic or Nokia 5800? The Nokia has more tech and the HTC camera looks crap... anyone know better than me?
BlogSunday, May 10, 2009
... Might have stayed up a bit too late last night...
Cheese cutlets, oh yeah baby...Saturday, May 09, 2009
Time to cook something...
A modest breakfast of egg on beans on cheese on toast...
Quesadillas for lunch :)Friday, May 08, 2009
... no bloody biscuits, no bloody cake... a fine bloody Friday this is turning out to be... *mutter*
...now he is wrestling with a sold sign. Placing the new sign seems a lot trickier than the removal, in the high wind. The ladder wobbles...
...watching a man climb a ladder in the wind and rain, armed with a hammer, removing a for sale sign across the street. He looks grumpy.
BlogThursday, May 07, 2009
... sun is shining, the kitchen smells of tom cat piss... ah, could summer finally be here?
... nothing like a morning of admin to get the blood pumping...
BlogWednesday, May 06, 2009
... goat cheese, walnut and spinach pizza for lunch... not enough of it though... suspect hunger will remain :(
... can't believe it is still pissing down. Am I doomed to spend another 24 hours without leaving the house?
Open wide, time for cake :)
BlogTuesday, May 05, 2009
... time for cake and coffee...
When it rains, bake a cakeMonday, May 04, 2009
A sour cream and nut cake
ah, lazy, rainy holiday...
BlogSunday, May 03, 2009
... ah, what adventures does today hold in store?
Tea on the lawn, happening now, st leonards gate, lancasterSaturday, May 02, 2009
... hangover... sooo tired... dizzy... oh dear... must... bake... cakes...
BlogFriday, May 01, 2009
... preparing for a long weekend of, well, stuff. Fun stuff no less...
... eeeeee, wet and smelly cat shaking himself like a little dog over my keyboard, face, monitor... *sigh*
... lunch part 2 consists of... wait, you're not *bored* of these lunch updates are you? I know, it hardly seems possible...
Eating (drinking?) a cup of Costa Rican black-bean soup topped with a sour cream and coriander sauce infused with jalape�os...
Morning world, a sunny may day :)