Brian's Blog

…one man's contribution to the Weeeeerly Wild World

Dear American…

Greetings. I would like to inform you, in case it hasn’t been previously brought to your attention, that not all of us in this land of The (inter)Net reside from … Continue reading

18 February, 2017 · 1 Comment

“It’s quicker to ride a bike, yes?”

From the outset I’ll add that I don’t consider myself to be a particularly fast cyclist; I just “potter about”, although I do like to try and at least keep … Continue reading

18 February, 2017 · 2 Comments

Water and Fluoride

Somehow I ended up on a “banned documentary” about the fluoride in water, or rather, added to water and other products. It’s largely about drinking water in the USA, whereas … Continue reading

17 February, 2017 · 4 Comments

Valentine’s Day

I once wrote a piece about Mother’s Day, about its historical links with ancient Egypt and all that. This post will be somewhat short in comparison… perhaps there are some … Continue reading

14 February, 2017 · Leave a comment

Wikipedia – spaces before citations

It has been over two years now since I made my first “Wikipedia contribution” and since then I’ve made a variety of small changes here and there, from minor corrections … Continue reading

4 February, 2017 · Leave a comment

Buying online – returns and feedback

I buy a lot of my online purchases through ebay, but some through specific websites. When things don’t turn out right it seems you are better covered through the ebay … Continue reading

3 February, 2017 · 2 Comments

Too much Recycling

I think there is a pretty good recycling system where I live, for which I’ve written about before. But I’m one guy living on his own, living by simple means, … Continue reading

31 January, 2017 · Leave a comment