Fish!

πŸ˜€ I was very brave today, and I decided toΒ take the plunge and buy some fish! I’ve never cooked fish before, tinned tuna fish yes, but not eyes looking at you fish; to be honest I was nervous πŸ™‚

Playing with my New Camera.

Hello πŸ™‚ I was lucky enough to get a new camera for my birthday, and when I get the chance I practice using it. I took these 2 photos today, and I’m really pleased with the way the fly one turned out. Turned out = what it was like at the finish, how it ended, …

What’s your Beef?

Hi πŸ™‚ Having “a beef” with someone, means you have a problem with them; you’re upset with them for some reason. “He won’t come to the party because he’s got a beef with her”. The term comes from America, and I’ve no idea why they say it. “Squash the beef” means “end the problem”: “Yo …

Beautiful Breakfast!

This morning I fancied some toast, but not ordinary shitty toast (although sometimes that’s got it’s place). (Shitty in standard, not actually coated with any shit hehe). What was I saying? Oh aye, toast (“aye” = dialect for “yes” north and Scotland). I got some ciabatta and some mature cheddar cheese with chives that my …

Little catch up – my birthday.

Hi πŸ™‚ Sorry I’ve been away for a little while, I’ve been very busy. My birthday – overall – was nice, lovely. I got a lovely cake from my mam, and some presents which included; Official Truth (Rex Brown book), Fine liner pens that I asked for, and a Sony NEX 5r camera (that I’m …

As the Crow Flies.

This means “in a straight line”. If someone asks how far away one place is from another, they might say: “How far is Newcastle from Gateshead?” and a person could reply: “About 1 mile, as the crow flies”. If you followed all of the twists and turns in the roads, the distance would be greater. …

40th Birthday

Hi, so sorry that I’ve not been updating things on here very often; I’ve been so busy and not even at home half the time! I’ll be adding more things very soon. I had a lovely birthday overall, the sun even came out. I was extremely lucky with my presents.