Author: James Higham

The boy who asked why

Domestic tip for Wednesday

Never buy a solid bed and mattress worth hundreds or even thousands of pounds or dollars. When the man in the apartment next door starts playing his stereo at midnight the other side of your bedroom wall, it’s impossible to…

Late evening listening

Two from Dearieme: Two for my father – he understands: Better sound quality but not the pipes, of course: There ye go, da.

The best laid plans …

Compared to Andrew Allison‘s woes and probably yours as well, my source of annoyance this morning must seem insignificant. It was the sheer disorganization which made me write a timetable.  I was promising to get back to people and not…

Most liveable cities? Really?

There’s an Australian travel blog which always seems to come up with interesting things.  His latest is about “most liveable cities’ lists which get published from time to time and as he says; I always have a laugh at those…

Not this shill again… surely

I thought we’d already disposed of this shill but today the Telegraph brings her back in full cry.  For goodness sake!  As was said back then: There are so many things about it. Firstly, she is precisely that type of…