September 20, 2011 in Thing a Day
September 16, 2011 in Blog
Yesterday, I spent a fun 4 hours at Skylon restaurant on London’s South Bank, after travelling a not so fun 3 hours by car. A long car journey is made a lot longer when your only companion is determined to do impressions of Herbert the Pervert the entire way. As I mentioned last week, I was one of 10 competition winners to win an all expenses paid trip to Skylon (courtesy of Macworld and PC Advisor), with food and drinks available as we tested out the new Samsung Galaxy Tab. Other than the unfortunate Family Guy impressions, the trip there [...]
We have just returned from picking up our new toy; a ‘Lightning Blue’ Lancer Juro that will henceforth be known as ‘Juno’. It’s been a long couple of weeks with endless ‘delivery’ problems from White Dove Mitsubishi in Cardiff, but she’s finally here! Unfortunately, it does mean a sad farewell to my dear Colt Cabriolet ‘Mia’, who has served me well over the past few years. I won’t really miss the convertible part (it’s not like we get a summer) but she was like a little go-kart to drive, if a go-kart could give you whiplash. Bye, Mia! I should [...]
September 12, 2011 in Thing a Day
It’s been a good month for freebies so far! The latest gift from lovely people at Jack Daniels’ marketing department, who apparently have an unlimited budget, is a rather handy set if plastic and cork branded coasters to celebrate ‘Jack’s Birthday’. One for the desk.