Monthly Archives: September 2013

15 Facts About Hampshire

Here’s another little series of blog posts.  Something to keep you all going, and so that Vegas seems so much more exciting when I start blogging about that! 1) Hampshire is the birthplace of the Royal Navy, the British Army … Continue reading

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15 Facts About Southampton

Here’s another little series of blog posts.  Something to keep you all going, and so that Vegas seems so much more exciting when I start blogging about that! 1) Southampton is the largest city in (ceremonial) Hampshire 2) Supposedly the … Continue reading

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15 Facts About Basingstoke

Here’s another little series of blog posts.  Something to keep you all going, and so that Vegas seems so much more exciting when I start blogging about that! 1) Basingstoke is often nicknamed “donut city” because of all the roundabouts … Continue reading

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Serious Post

A while ago I saw this post on Twitter: To put it bluntly, I’m nosy.  So of course I had to google it and find out what was going on. Apparently our esteemed Mr Fry had publicly admitted to attempting … Continue reading

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Depression in Picture Form

There’s a Buzzfeed list that’s making it’s way around the internet at the moment: 21 Comics That Capture the Frustrations of Depression.  Naturally, I had to have a look. I’m not going to rant on about my depression again, but … Continue reading

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10 Qualities I Look For In a Friend

1) Honesty 2) Loyalty 3) A dirty sense of humour 4) A willingness to play games with me 5) At least a little bit of nerdiness 6) The ability to cope with my moods 7) Someone who likes me back … Continue reading

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I Has a Grump

I’ve said many times that I think of depression as being like alcoholism.  I believe that you can be a recovered depressive, but that you will never be cured.  It will always be there waiting for you. Since my move … Continue reading

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10 Tips for Your Followers to Get Through Life

I wish I could just repeat everything from this post: my ten rules to live by.  But something tells me that would be cheating. 1) Follow the rules to live by 2) Relax! 3) Try and follow the advice you … Continue reading

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10 Rules to Live By

1) Don’t be a dick (courtesy of Wil Wheaton) 2) Be honest (courtesy of Wil Wheaton) 3) Be kind (courtesy of Wil Wheaton) 4) Be honorable (courtesy of Wil Wheaton) 5) Work hard (courtesy of Wil Wheaton) 6) Always be … Continue reading

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10 Things I Can’t Do Anymore

1) I can’t do rolypolys anymore.  Do people still call them those? 2) I can’t hike anymore – which I kinda miss. 3) I can’t do baton twirling anymore.  Well, I can.  But not as good as I was fifteen … Continue reading

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