It’s the real Shrove Tuesday and we’ve been enjoying more delicious pancakery here at the castle. Last week I wrote about our evening making practice pancakes, and my ticced recipe suggestions. This evening my tics took a… read more
Ich bin mir nicht sicher, ob Google Translate funktioniert gut. Wenn es das tut sollte sagen: ein großes Willkommen zu meinem deutschen Leser.
I’m trying my hand at German, not because my tics have suddenly jumped language but because my… read more
Yesterday I wrote about the sort of questions my tics have been asking lately – during dinner with Leftwing Idiot and Poppy this evening they came up with another one:
“Have you thought about why St Petersburg’s paved with horseradish… read more
Tomorrow people around the world will be celebrating St Valentine’s Day – since the Middle Ages it’s been the day to celebrate love and romance.
But people I know will be celebrating a something a bit different, something my tics… read more
Today’s been a great day. The weather may have been utterly miserable, but I’m in a buoyant mood.
I ran a training session for front-of-house staff at Tate Britain in preparation for an event we’re putting on in… read more
The Winter Olympics started today, something that might well have passed me by had my tics not got involved, suggesting a flurry of new events:
“Down Hill Donkey Tobogganing.”
“Limbo Dancing on Ice.”
“Tiddlywinks in the Rain.”
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I’d been really looking forward to going to an event this weekend with Keir, but then three things happened that made it a bad idea.
First, Keir injured his back and wasn’t able to come. My friend Jess, who hasn’t… read more
Firstly, Happy New Year! I hope that whatever you did to celebrate was wonderful. I stayed at the castle and saw in 2014 with friends. Anything else would’ve been too much because I’m in quite a lot of read more
I’ve just settled down at Fat Sister’s after an amazing and relaxing time eating, drinking and opening presents. I spent the first part of the day with Leftwing Idiot and his parents before braving the stairs up to Fat Sister’s… read more
In five day’s time the Queen will be broadcasting her Christmas Message to the nation. If you can’t wait that long, or if you’d like something a little different, here’s my brand new tic-inspired Christmas message. Sit back and enjoy… read more