Monthly Archives: August 2011

A quick update on my exercise plans

I started doing the exercises from “You are your own gym” but it turned out to be partly “Your furniture is your gym” and my furniture wasn’t a convenient shape. So I made my own equipment to suit the book, and I’ll get back to it when I get back from holiday. A small side […]

Booking a car at Shannon without a credit card

I booked a hire car at Shannon airport, only to find that the confirmation email said I’d need a credit card to pick it up (despite having taken the payment from my debit card). So I cancelled that, rang them to ask which of their rivals to try (I love doing that when a shop […]