Hello 1979

Uh oh...what is this? A woman revealing her age?  Yes, proudly.  This is a tribute to my 30s.  Thirties you were amazing, even though you started like a Netflix horror series trailer.  Are you ready for the plot? A week before my 30th birthday, I was made redundant. Not a good start right? I was … Continue reading Hello 1979

After Christmas goodies

One of my favourite things after Christmas is finding leftovers in the fridge. The joy of not cooking plus finding a seasonal set menu for a week is wonderful. Supposedly January is about dieting, but not in this house. Every night when I check the cupboards looking for something to eat, I keep finding hamper … Continue reading After Christmas goodies

We say Colombia not Columbia

Today is my country’s independence day: 20th July (just 4 days after my bday).So I decided to tribute my beautiful Colombia explaining to the world some simple facts: 1.We spell it COLOMBIA [with O not U] 2.Colombia is located in South America, the first country on the left. 3.We speak Spanish - not “Colombian” as … Continue reading We say Colombia not Columbia

A beautiful bunch of words from Steve Jobs

Today I found Wordle, a toy for generating “word clouds”. You can paste a bunch of text, enter the URL of any blog or enter a a del.icio.us user name to see their tags. As you can pick fonts, layouts, and color scheme, your cloud is going to look nice. Play and share it! I … Continue reading A beautiful bunch of words from Steve Jobs