Ghana make a Difference

The 4x4 trundles along the dirt path strewn with rocks, the odd shoe or tyre lining the route underneath blossoming orange flowered trees. Austere mud houses, primitive graffiti, the obscure parliament benches where locals hang and the obligatory ‘spot’...
If there?s one thing I can?t stand it?s being lectured at by some eco-evangelist determined to right the error of my eco-wrongs. All those self-righteous greenies who are always urging us to reduce, recycle and re-use to save the...

Rant

If there’s one thing I can’t stand it’s being lectured at by some eco-evangelist determined to right the error of my eco-wrongs. All those self-righteous greenies who are always urging us to reduce, recycle and re-use to save the...

Unwanted pets

Have you ever been bothered by unwanted pests in your home? And I don't mean mice or ants. No, the worst kind of pest that can takeover your home are definitely the human kind. Sometimes, with relatives you feel...
Are you one of those people who could sleep through an earthquake? Then maybe you?d like to swap addresses with me, because I live in one of the noisiest roads on the planet. It?s not as if I want...
I think the term ?necessary evil? was coined especially for supermarkets, because unless you?re one of those 4x4 smuggies who frequent farm shops or are content to live off Pot Noodles from the corner shop, it?s the place most of...

Noise annoys

Are you one of those people who could sleep through an earthquake? Then maybe you’d like to swap addresses with me, because I live in one of the noisiest roads on the planet. It’s not as if I want...

Far from ‘super’

I think the term ?necessary evil? was coined especially for supermarkets, because unless you?re one of those 4x4 smuggies who frequent farm shops or are content to live off Pot Noodles from the corner shop, it?s the place most...

A is for…

Everywhere I go at the moment I?m confronted by big red hearts-and it?s not because I?m a cardiac surgeon. No, it?s because we?re fast approaching St Valentine?s Day-the patron saint of restaurants and flower shops everywhere. Soon, most men...
Ask a man what the weather?s like and he?ll say ?Eh? What weather?? Ask a woman, and she?ll produce a sheaf of satellite maps, ask whether you want that in Celsius or Fahrenheit, and offer you the option of...