Category Archives: 2012

My 2012 top 12

It’s that time of year for retrospectives, so I thought I’d share with you my 12 most read blog posts of 2012. There’s a bit on welfare reform, quite a lot on Scottish politics and issues to do with the … Continue reading

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#PAD photos 15-21 January 2012

Anna built this virtually single handedly Junk mail – the takeaway leaflet arrived inside the gym leaflet Bob at his new DJ station I was not impressed with the rather mean topping on this Morrisons pizza More whirling dervish than … Continue reading

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PAD 8-14 January 2012

My nice new reading space in the conservatory. Not that I’ve had the chance to use it yet. It begins! Latest Amazon Haul Anna’s minestrone soup – delicious The moon and a streetlight through the trees outside our house Even … Continue reading

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#PAD photos 1-7 January 2012

Last year I started taking a photo a day (hence PAD) and posting it online. I did a weekly summary here. It only lasted until the end of March. I hope I’ll be able to do better this year. Here … Continue reading

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2012: My story so far

So, Happy New Year everybody. Did you survive the celebrations without incident or hangover? I shouldn’t be writing this right now. We should be at the Winter Wonderland in Edinburgh, but it’s blowing a pretty major gale out there so … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

Here’s hoping that 2012 brings everyone reading this health, peace and happiness in their lives.

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12 Predictions for 2012

Somehow I managed not to make any predictions for this year, but I thought I’d dust off the old crystal ball and see if it’s still in good working order. Here are a dozen things that might happen in the … Continue reading

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Nick Clegg’s New Year Message 2012 – the economic rescue mission continues

He’s being slated in some quarters for being too gloomy. How we’d all have mocked, though,  if he’d come out and told us that it would all be fine and 2012 would see the economy turned around. We’re not daft, … Continue reading

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