Category Archives: musings

World Cup Predictions

OK, this is a quick one and just for fun. I would like your World Cup predictions on the following: World Cup Winner Top Scorer Best Player Biggest Surprise (Team and Player) Biggest Disappointment (Team and Player) (Note: 4 and … Continue reading

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Ashes to Ashes

So Iceland is in the news again. The little country the size of a small town yet again holds an influential position over Europe – albeit for more ‘natural’ reasons this time…

A volcano in Iceland erupted, spewing ash into the atmosphere and the whole of Northern Europe’s airspace has been closed down because of this. Yet when I look outside my window, the skies seem pretty clear to me. I’m not an expert or anything on the subject but I have had firsthand experience with volcanoes erupting and getting my flight disrupted… Continue reading

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Spot The Stiff

I don’t know about you, but I love watching war movies and disaster movies.

One of my favourite things I like to do while watching these is to play a great game called ‘Spot The Stiff’. It’s a game invented by the brilliantly funny comedy duo of Punt and Dennis – and I think it came from their TV show they had a while ago. Continue reading

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Running, Trains, Lemons and Lemonade

So I’m still running – albeit 3km once a week. I must say I’m still really enjoying it – the challenge of pushing myself to my physical limit while being alone with my thoughts still gives me a big rush. … Continue reading

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Pick a Pizza for Pete’s Sake!

The following is an actual conversation from the Lair of the Goat: Mrs Goat: “What Topping do you want on your Pizza? We got ham, pepperoni, capsicum, onions and tomatoes” Me: “sounds good” Mrs Goat: “All of them? are you … Continue reading

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Running Diary – The Race!!!

So, Raceday finally came… and I was excited and nervous as heck about it… Andy (who is evil) made me stay off coffee and Red Bull for 24 hours before the race, which did not help matters! 🙂 Anyway, we … Continue reading

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10 Types Of People You Will Find On The Trains

So I take the Intercity train to and from work every day so I spend a lot of time on them – it’s amazing what kinds of people you see!  I think though, you can probably put most people into … Continue reading

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