Sooooo Messed Up

Sorry… this is totally not a “holiday diary” post, but a “rant and rave” post.  I am mad and need to get the words out my head asap! I’ve been reading the Daily Fail Mail today and there have been a few stories that have made me cross. Firstly, a man has been cleared of rape…

Storming of Calais

There has been another topic in the news recently that has caused me further “humane” style thoughts, which is probably cause for concern as I am not generally the nicest and kindest person you can talk to.  My secret fear is that I am turning into one of those types that will vote for the…

The Lion and the Dentist

Poor, beautiful Cecil. I am heartbroken that this magnificent creature was hunted, tortured, skinned and beheaded.  It’s just absolutely beyond the pale.  I don’t believe hunting is a sport.  How is it a sport when only one party knows what’s happening?  It’s dreadful. This stunning lion was shot with an arrow.  It did NOT kill him outright.  He was tracked for the…

Keep the Ban on Fox Hunting

I do not like foxes.  There, I said it.  They are mangy, mean animals that scavenge and scare domestic animals. I grew up in a town with a very large park, and although foxes were never seen when I was a child, that wasn’t the case by the time I left. Did you know that…

Gents, where have you gone? 

It’s time to have another rant. Today’s subject: dating. I don’t know why I have a bee in my bonnet today as I haven’t been asked out on a non-tinder date for a very long time, but even they are just ludicrous. Where has the Gentleman disappeared to? I am a lady (most of the…

Bit of an epic rant……

So, here’s the thing…  I have a nut allergy.  It doesn’t appear to be as severe as it once was, but I am not going to test that theory out by ingesting any!  I may however go back and get further testing as it’s well over 7yrs since I last had it done and it…