Friday, December 31, 2010

Home made paneer, currytastic! Happy new year you all!
Home made paneer, currytastic! Happy new year you all!

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Afternoon beers then?

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Drinking some of this year's sloe gin by the fire. Heavenly.

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Surprisingly average breakfast in the end. Cold beans, soggy chips, overcooked egg...
Surprisingly average breakfast in the end. Cold beans, soggy chips, overcooked egg...

Thursday, December 16, 2010

First class vegetarian breakfast on the train. It's another world...
First class vegetarian breakfast on the train. It's another world...
Train pa system just said, 'don't tempt me', then, ' don't hate me'. Must be too early for my poor brain... #hallucinations
Monster Munch (Flamin' Hot), a bar of Bournville, and a large mug of mulled wine... should get me through the next hour or so...

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Friday, December 10, 2010

Jacket potato, Lancaster street food at its finest...
Jacket potato, Lancaster street food at its finest...

Wednesday, December 08, 2010

Monday, December 06, 2010

Thursday, December 02, 2010

North Staffs oak cakes and steaming coffee...
North Staffs oak cakes and steaming coffee...

Wednesday, December 01, 2010

Bit of snow in Lancaster ...
Late lunch of stew and dumpings...
Late lunch of stew and dumpings...
Having a banana muffin and a brandy coffee. Well, it *is* cold...

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Lots of police, a few students, wrong direction...
Lots of police, a few students, wrong direction...
I love poppadoms...
I love poppadoms...
Good grief, people from work are actually calling me. They mustn't have got the memo...

Monday, November 29, 2010

Monday, November 22, 2010

Some might say that roast potatoes and gravy is an odd lunch. They are wrong.
Some might say that roast potatoes and gravy is an odd lunch. They are wrong.

Sunday, November 21, 2010

Friday, November 19, 2010

Tax deductible lunch :)
Tax deductible lunch :)
Strange dream: I was planning to summon Choronzon in someone's living room. I made a circle and pentangle out of glitter and macaroni. Hmm.

Thursday, November 18, 2010

Horrible Dr Oetker pizza for lunch
Horrible Dr Oetker pizza for lunch
If anyone spots one of those portals to another dimension we talked about, could you point me in the right direction please? #workisnotlife

Monday, November 15, 2010

Veggie Burger, cheese, humous, lettuce, chilli in Pitta for lunch.
Veggie Burger, cheese, humous, lettuce, chilli in Pitta for lunch.

Sunday, November 14, 2010

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Hmm, a 50 foot tree has just fallen into our garden and onto our kitchen. What a lucky few weeks.
Hmm, a 50 foot tree has just fallen into our garden and onto our kitchen. What a lucky few weeks.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010

Tuesday, November 09, 2010

Pre-train kofta at the Ravi Shankar. Nice.
Pre-train kofta at the Ravi Shankar. Nice.
Walked out of company toilets, then heard (inside) Voice 1. Was that Ralph? Voice 2. Yeah. Voice 1. Bloody Hell! Not sure how to take that..

Tuesday, November 02, 2010

Black bean chilli made with chipotles, topped with Cheddar, yoghurt.
Black bean chilli made with chipotles, topped with Cheddar, yoghurt.

Monday, November 01, 2010

Friday, October 29, 2010

Sooo... Is the afternoon of work supposed to be A) easier, B) harder, or C) simply ignored, after a couple of lunchtime pints?

Sunday, October 10, 2010

Friday, October 08, 2010

Curry on toast, late breakfast. It's what men eat when their women are away.
Curry on toast, late breakfast. It's what men eat when their women are away.

Thursday, October 07, 2010

People inviting me to sit and drink beer at the Waterwitch (in the oh-so-rare sun) is not helping my working mood...

Wednesday, October 06, 2010

Veg biriyani and samosa, Lancaster market...
Veg biriyani and samosa, Lancaster market...

Tuesday, October 05, 2010

Oh, thanks Enki, lovely.
Oh, thanks Enki, lovely.
'Egyptian style' lentils, topped with caramelised onion, boiled egg and yoghurt.
'Egyptian style' lentils, topped with caramelised onion, boiled egg and yoghurt.

Thursday, September 30, 2010

Lunchtime spent on phase II of operation: apple wine.
Lunchtime spent on phase II of operation: apple wine.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

The Brit has gone badly wrong...
The Brit has gone badly wrong...
Enki the cat is stuck in the quarry again. Lunchtime rescue required *sigh*. I can see her, stuck behind a big fence, miaow, miaow, she says
Dramatic way to fix a roof leak next door!
Dramatic way to fix a roof leak next door!
Large crane outside. They're covering up parked cars with blankets. People stand around and point and suck air between their teeth... wtf?

Monday, September 27, 2010

Sunday, September 26, 2010

Snack time, just waiting for bread from the oven...
Snack time, just waiting for bread from the oven...

Friday, September 24, 2010

Once again bloody Royal *&$%ing Mail have left me a card: "You weren't in". Yes I bloody was! You never bloody knocked! Usless wankers.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

Tuesday, September 21, 2010

Monday, September 20, 2010

Lunch part 2 - last night's curry...
Lunch part 2 - last night's curry...
Martinique stew with Herbert dumpling, a pre-lunch snack.
Martinique stew with Herbert dumpling, a pre-lunch snack.

Saturday, September 18, 2010

Welsh rarebit in progress...
Welsh rarebit in progress...
First fire of the season. Lock the door, open the wine, yeah, see you tomorrow.
Cakes! Pretty!
Cakes! Pretty!
Making fairy cakes... in a masculine way.

Friday, September 17, 2010

Thursday, September 16, 2010

Surprise of the day: Anu the cat likes twiglets.
I can hear a shloooop, bang.. shloooop, bang.. noise that sounds like it is coming up my stairs..

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Seems to be raining.
Broadband problems today, I call the BT local problems line. A voice lists a dozen southern towns, then '... and some problems in the north'

Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Not feeling like a million dollars today... more like £1.25.

Saturday, September 11, 2010

And some light reading, with the breakfast...
And some light reading, with the breakfast...
Quick and dirty breakfast, chipotle and cheese omelette.
Quick and dirty breakfast, chipotle and cheese omelette.

Thursday, September 09, 2010

Coffee with condensed milk = epic win...

Wednesday, September 08, 2010

Tuesday, September 07, 2010

Argh, a power failure means no trains are currently leaving euston... *deep, deep sigh*
Now... back across London...
The day of travel starts badly... denied at harringay... rammed, angry commuters shed civility...

Saturday, September 04, 2010

Death by pudding.
Breakfast at French run cafe, salami from a German man, drink from Chinese shop, coconut milk from the Caribbean stall, browse dark ales at Polish place, free-range local eggs and butter... a good start to the day.

Friday, September 03, 2010

Off to party!
Off to party!
I sent some negative eBay feedback after a mix up, the seller's reply to me: "Jesus also think its unfair feedback!" ... o_O

Thursday, September 02, 2010

I love raspberry milkshake in the afternoon...
I love raspberry milkshake in the afternoon...
I can't believe it costs £77 to renew a passport :( seems to have gone up in the last 10 years...

Wednesday, September 01, 2010

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Reheated Pizetta Republic pizza for lunch. Looks, um, well...
Reheated Pizetta Republic pizza for lunch. Looks, um, well...
After a couple of weeks of peace, the neighbour return from holiday and the screaming and weeping begins again...

Friday, August 27, 2010

My boss just sent me an email with the single word 'Gnau'. Still pondering possible meanings...

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Just got all the cats high on catnip. Euphoric lolling occurred.
Four burly blokes have just constructed tall scaffolding to peer into my office... Time to get dressed then I suppose.

Thursday, August 12, 2010

Wow, a rag and bone man just cruised by, shouting for any old iron. Didn't know they still did that...

Monday, August 09, 2010

Happiness: Finding a bar of chocolate in the kitchen. Disappointment: Finding a bar of mouldy chocolate in the kitchen.
Oh God, Monday. Right reality, wrong day. Or the other way around - I get confused.

Saturday, August 07, 2010