I read with interest last week a story about a woman in Wales who spent almost $4000 in vets bills when her chicken injured its leg. Now, I understand how people can become very attached to their pets, but this takes the biscuit. The chicken, called Lily, had trapped its leg in a barbed wire […]

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I recently wrote about one of my Facebook friends being the Premier of Bermuda, Dr. Ewart Brown. Well, now I am proud to say that I am also friends with Michael Dunkley, the Leader of the Opposition. Many would wonder how I can be friends with the two most politically influential people in Bemuda. Am […]

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I was recently watching a TV spot for the OneTouch UltraMini – a blood glucose monitoring system. The difference with this one is that it comes in four trendy colours and looks like an iPod. It reminded me of a story I read about a diabetes sufferer writing an open letter to Apple regarding the […]


Bermuda operates on Atlantic Standard Time (AST) – that is 4 hours behind Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) and one ahead of Eastern Standard Time (EST). Regardless of time zone, however, I always seem to be late. Let me elaborate. I don’t think I am late. I am actually on time. But the person I am […]

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Card Categories


I found myself shopping for a greetings card the other day. This is not something I would normally take a lot of time over. But on this occasion I started noticing the different categories that the cards are divided into. That meant an additional 30 minutes added to the card-buying process as I began looking […]