It's funny how we always want our children to do something other than stare at gadgets all day but when they do, we begin to find it a bit difficult to deal with. Let me give you an example. I recently began doing some spray paint art at home but it hasn't been easy dealing…Read more Funny Parents
There are problems with equality. Not in the sense that it should not be something we aspire to but in the way people interpet it to mean different things. Whilst some political ideologies such as conservatism accept the natural hierarchical nature of society, others seek to promote equality simply because it is more 'fair'. I…Read more Equality’s Enigma
A break from the Turkey Holiday posts. I went to a job interview today. Well, it was actually a trial lesson as it was at a tuition centre that I had previously applied for. Remember the one where I had said were taking a while to reply and being terribly ambiguous? I had sent them…Read more You Should’ve Told Me There’s No Need To Be Nervous!
With results day done and dusted for A level students in the UK, the next day if hyperness shall be this Thursday when GCSE results are revealed. With people going from secondary school to college or from college to university, there is a year of students who are often forgotten about. It is those who…Read more A Year In Review
Where do you go when you have been kicked out of the house? Relax, I don't mean permanently but tonight my brothers and I were 'politely' directed out of the front door in order to make way for the women who were gathering at my house in order to make preparations for my brother's wedding.…Read more Late Night Desserts
It is pretty difficult picking my favourite bloggers so as a token of appreciation here is a mention to the top recent commenters on my blog as told to me by the stats page. So if you are thinking hey I should be on this page then, go beat up WordPress! I may join you,…Read more Top Recent Commenters
Celebrating Eid on the second day is always more lively than the first for me since it is the day where my mother's side of the family get together. Although there are actually less kids of my age, the relationship between my maternal aunts and uncles is much stronger than the paternal side. Although sometimes…Read more Picking Sides
I'm not really one to announce things like this but since you people have been wishing me well and good luck in my search for financial help for tuition fees, I thought I'd share with you some good news. I have managed to secure a £3,000 grant for the first year of my university fees…Read more Those Dreadful Fees Just Became A Little Less Dreadful
I know it is not good to boast and I detest arrogant people but today I can honestly say my wisdom is growing, even as I type. Have I been injected with some Gamma rays of the intelligence kind? Alas no, instead the wisdom is growing in my mouth. Wisdom teeth. Cheeky little things which…Read more My Wisdom Is Growing
Scientists like to tease us. You'll see in the news one day that 'Humans Can Learn In Their Sleeep' so understandably you read the article, eager to discover how such an amazing thing is possible. It is only when you get to the end that your heart sinks as you realise that it, like many…Read more Learn In Your Sleep? Yeah Right.
Car journeys can be fun but mostly they are a chore. Unless you are travelling in luxury and comfort with spacious seats, sufficient legroom and a beautiful view. Sadly, today's four hour drive along the grey motorway was neither beautiful, luxurious or comfortable. Squeezed into the car like sardines meant falling asleep was quite the…Read more Not Travelling In Style
So amazingly the two thousand followers benchmark is approaching-hold your horses no congratulations just yet! What I wanted to ask was, how should we celebrate? As you know in the past, I have done the art pieces for fellow bloggers so that is an option. Another option could be a Q&A post where I answer…Read more Planning The Two Thousand Followers Party