How to ‘Pin’ on an iPad (Pinterest)

28 March 2012 3 comments

In the evenings, I like to sit on the sofa in front of the TV with my Ipad and do a bit of surfing.  Last night, I became a bit frustrated that I couldn’t ‘Pin’ things with the stroke of a button.  I tried the Pinterest App but didn’t get on with it. In the […]

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I want my Yellow Tweetdeck back!

30 January 2012 21 comments

My computer kept freezing and I finally worked out that it was Tweetdeck that was causing this.  I’ve had it happen before and usually sorted it with an uninstall and a reinstall of the newest version of Tweetdeck along with Adobe Air, which can be very flaky. The Problem However, I receive a very nasty […]

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How to cook an ‘effing’ good steak Gordon Ramsay Style

3 January 2012 1 comment

A few years back we saw Gordon Ramsay cooking steak on the TV.  My husband has now taken the recipe on as his own signature dish.  I think the trick is the glazing of the steaks!  Enjoy!  Serves: 2 Prep/Cooking Time: 30 minutes Medium Rare You will need: 2 good quality steaks Salt and Pepper […]

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How to talk to a complete stranger?

29 December 2011 9 comments

Nearly broke my heart today. My daughter asked to go to a soft play centre, which is equivalent to hell for me. However, in an attempt to be a good mother, I said no problem, but I explained that we would be going on our own and wouldn’t know anyone there. She said she wasn’t […]

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How to stop your cat urninating in the house…..

28 December 2011 0 comments

I did not kill my cat, but to be honest I was really close! For the record, I’m a cat lover; I can’t remember when I haven’t had one. Currently we have two, a brother and a sister, they’d been abandoned in a box next to a river with their mum, we’ve had them for […]

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How to eat mussels?

5 December 2011 2 comments

My hubby and ‘ve been married for just over 5 years now. However, we married quite quickly after we first met, within 11 months, so we haven’t really known each other for that long. I’m still discovering loads of his hidden talents…….. Thanks to the lovely folks at Fish is the Dish for the gorgeous […]

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How to Clean the Loft!

12 October 2011 2 comments
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Downloading kid’s movies made easy!

26 September 2011 0 comments

I have an Apple TV and for those of you who haven’t heard of one it is NOT actually a TV.  It’s a small box that sits beneath my TV and wirelessly connects to my laptop, so I can access all the content I have in ITunes via my TV; movies, music and photos. I […]

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299 Steps to Blogging Heaven by Nikki Pilkington

3 August 2011 6 comments

One of the only good things that came out of the Social Media Course fiasco was crossing paths with the lovely and talented Nikki Pilkington, who’s been helping businesses  promote their websites since 1994 and really knows her stuff.  She doesn’t like to call herself a Social Media Marketing Expert but I have to say she’s […]

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How to remove objects from kid’s ears and noses

21 June 2011 4 comments

My daughter isn’t the first child to stick things in places where they shouldn’t go.  You may remember the time I had to suck a pea out of her nose but managed to avoid A&E, genius. Last night she was supposed to be in bed. But we could hear her pitter pattering around upstairs, really […]

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