What's the first thing you do when embarking on a new project? Buy books of course! I'm possibly slightly addicted to The Book People who are very naughty and keep sending me little mini-catalogues through the post and tempting me with Very Necessary titles. Hmmm. In any case, this is what I purchased; Smart Food … Continue reading Resources
So exercise is not totally banned, due to my bad back, but Michelle advises that I should avoid all impact work, running, weight training, almost all gym type activities and even yoga and pilates! I can stick to walking, the cross trainer and a bit of aqua jogging for the next 3 months. That's put … Continue reading Week 3; in which exercise is banned (sort of).
We got back from skiing on the Saturday night and on Sunday went to see Uncle Gilbert, who had managed the mean feat of spending both Christmas and New Year in hospital with a suspected dicky heart. Thankfully he got the all clear but at the age of 88, with a quadruple bypass behind you, … Continue reading And so it begins… Week 2
Just wanted to highlight this as my friends back home (that's my UK home, not my other ones) have been talking quite a bit about this programme. I haven't seen this particular episode but know Top Gear well, partly thanks to endless re-runs on Asian satellite TV channels... however I'm sure I would be in … Continue reading Top Gear: Burma Special, Part one. A Review
Following on from How to Find a Nanny Part I - http://wp.me/p1MPyQ-5X So apart from actually finding a person to mind your children, what are the other things you need to take into consideration? Far from an exhaustive list, here are a few things to think about; Salary. The best thing to do here is talk … Continue reading How to Find a Nanny Part II
How to Find a Nanny – Part 1 In order to find a nanny, you need first to find a nanny. Bear with me! By that I mean that no amount of advertising or emailing community groups and websites will ever get you as close to finding a nanny as finding another nanny at a … Continue reading How to Find a Nanny Part I
Top 5 Socially Responsible Businesses in Yangon Want to shop, eat or do some business in Yangon and feel that you are actually making a difference at the same time? Look no further than these five companies which have all sprung up around town in the last three years. Whilst Corporate Social Responsibility has become … Continue reading Top 5 Socially Responsible Businesses in Yangon
The 20 online talks that could change your life | Technology | The Guardian. Found this in my drafts folder - clearly the internet wasn't co-operating on that day! Still, better late than never. Enjoy!