Monthly Archives: October 2007

Think before you speak

I was waiting to order at the bar last night, eavesdropping on other people as you do.A woman was saying how the ban on smoking had meant that instead of non-smoking people going outside for some fresh air it’s the … Continue reading

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"No, Sue, All-you-can-eat menus are death traps."

Popped into the Hong Hong for a little tea after some serious shopping. They provide two menus – “all you can eat” and “a la carte”, which sounds weird as it is French. Maybe it should be 照菜单点菜 instead?Anyway, Sue … Continue reading

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Jimmy Carr

Saw Mr Carr at the Hexagon tonight. Sell out event with me getting the very last ticket. Well, it was the last at the time I called. Maybe they had some returned tickets afterwards. Who knows or cares?Jimmy Carr is … Continue reading

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Milton Jones – bloody funny.

21 South Street was sold out tonight as Milton came to town with his deadpan delivery. We love him – just so funny all the time. The quickfire punchlines catch you all the time.

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"30% less sugar" – ha!

On the way to D&D tonight I popped into the BP garage for refreshments. Their diet drink range is pretty limited if you don’t want coke and I bought reduced sugar Fanta orange as that sounded good. Silly me – … Continue reading

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Another sub-2000 day

Chicken fajita wrap and crispsBeef sandwich (bread, sirloin, margerine)Quarter of a Gü bombe au chocolat

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Rice has HOW many calories?

One thing you must be careful of is not confusing dry rice and cooked rice when calculating calories, as I did. Rice quadruples in weight when cooked in water which can really throw out some big numbers if you get … Continue reading

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