Category Archives: Fun Stuff

Search terms of the last quarter, with apologies

I know someone else writes the search term posts, I am really not trying to steal your thunder, but some of these are too good not to share. Let’s discover what brought people to our little corner of the internet … Continue reading

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Eurovision Song Contest 2017 – the grand final!

Here we are! It’s Saturday, it’s mid-May, we’re wearing glitter, it can only mean one thing – it’s the final of this year’s Eurovision Song Contest. By now you may well know the result, but please feel free to play … Continue reading

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Eurovision 2017 – the second semi-final!

Well, here we all are again then. On Tuesday night, 10 countries qualified for Saturday’s grand final; now 18 more nations line up in hopes of joining them. Our hosts Oleksandr and Volodymyr are back, with Timur ably abetting them … Continue reading

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Eurovision 2017 – this is Kiev calling…

Greetings. I can’t even believe it’s been a whole year since we last gathered together for this joyous occasion – THE EUROVISION SONG CONTEST. There’s been a lot of water under the Euro bridge, our fine lines are less fine, … Continue reading

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Checking in with the UK’s ghosts

It’s been ages since we last checked in with the UK’s ghosts (approximately two and a half years, actually, which in blog years is the equivalent of a century), so it feels high time to return to one of our … Continue reading

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Be Mine

This video is the perfect combination of sweet treats and watching how things are made. Let’s all use the comments to discuss our favorite candy. It’s been a while since we had a food post. Most random or unknown favorite … Continue reading

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Love Trumps Hate and Other Nonsense At The 74th Annual Golden Globe Awards

Once again, my award show fatigue was overridden by an irrepressible sense of FOMO, and I found myself watching the 2017 Golden Globes.  It was hosted by Jimmy Fallon, who IMO did an alright job.  Maybe it’s because I enjoyed … Continue reading

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