This is where you'll find my incredibly erudite insights into life, board games and stuff. And nothing says erudite more than triple emphasis and the word 'stuff'.

September 30, 2018

Having only recently completed my Dad's eulogy, it was hard to face writing Mum's last week. Losing both parents so close together has been tough even more so because of Mum's dementia which meant that we lost her over and over again. I am saving it here as a permanent...

September 23, 2018

The challenges of being self employed for me handily play right in to some of my mental health issues: fear of failure for instance - obviously best tackled by working more! That's ok though because as a self employed person working from home, I can be on call 24/7 and...

September 17, 2018

I aim to publish a blog every Sunday but sometimes life gets in the way. This week was one such week! So, I just thought I'd let you know what I've been up to! Prepare to read an elaborate web of excuses. 

Social Media Training 

On Monday I found myself delivering social...

September 9, 2018

When I unwrapped this game and looked at the cards, I felt I had opened a game which had been personally designed for me. I love word games - you can read more about some of the other Cards or Die word games here. One of the frustrating things for me is how little the...

September 2, 2018

The answer is of course subject to whim and fancy but amongst the plasters, knee supports, notebooks, tiger balm, tissues, pens, paracetamol and parts of games there always nestles a little game. For those moments when you fancy a quick game: the queues, the waits, the...

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