Thank you to Chelsea Owens for the Liebster Award, Riya Gupta (World of my Thoughts) for the Wanna Know You Better tag and A Single Parents Life for the Mystery Blogger Award. The questions really tickled my fancy.

What’s your favorite cheesy joke? What do you call a dinosaur made of cheese – Gorgonzilla

Who would win in a boxing round; rock, paper, or scissors?
The scissor it has a two point head start

Who stole the cookies from the cookie jar? I stole the cookies from the cookie jar

Why is it always the last place you look?
As the great Billy Connolly said – Of course it is. Why would you keep looking after you found it.

Which storybook villain would always win a limerick competition?
The Phantom Raspberry Blower of Old London Town. Not sure many outside of the UK will remember this brilliant Two Ronnie’s sketch.

Given an infinite number of monkeys and typewriters, how soon before they realize typewriters are outdated and they’ll need to learn sign language?
I’m only 21 – what’s a typewriter?

What is the best letter of the alphabet?
C – Coffee, Chocolate, Chips, Crisps….

Who is the most misunderstood nursery rhyme character? Baa Baa Black Sheep. Clearly a
n early political science ditty complaining about unfair wool tax rates.

How much chocolate is too much? None
unless you are a dog.

Who would win in a duel: chocolate volcano cake or bananas foster? I
would guess Bananas Foster. In my house anything remotely flammable is banned from the cooking environment. Imagine the devastation I could cause with Rum.


  1. What really makes you angry? Donald Trump, Boris Johnson and Bono singing….
  2. If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be? Apple Crumble and Custard
  3. What is your biggest fear? It’s also my biggest hope. Son and his place in this alien world.
  4. What has been your best moment this year? Last week son read at the subtitles which came up in a movie – got them all virtually correct. Real progress.
  5. If You Could Live Anywhere In The World For A Year, Where Would It Be? Switzerland
  6. How do you relieve stress? I load up a wheelbarrow with the heaviest things I can find then push it round the garden.
  7. Would You Rather Go To Space Or To The Bottom Of The Ocean? Space. I will leave the Oceans to those who can swim. The brilliant Carl Sagan and Patrick Moore fostered a life long love for space.
  8. What’s your favorite season? Winter.
  9. What’s your favorite sports? Football, Biathlon, Ski Jumping and combat Knitting.
  10. Did you like Riya’s blog ? Yes I do like good poetry.

Now, 10 this or that questions:

What would you prefer?

  • Beach or mountains – mountains
  • Ice cream or milkshakes – Ice cream
  • New York or Paris – Paris
  • Ugly genius or Good looking stupid – I like my look – ugly stupid
  • Pizza or Burger – Pizza
  • Summer or Winter – winter
  • City or Village – village
  • Spring or Autumn – spring
  • Mathematics or Science – science (did an accountant just say that)
  • Train or AeroplaneTrain


Three Things About Me

  • I had a few drinks with and went to college with a serial killer – true
  • The England Rugby Captain once stood on my toe – true
  • I once got to blast the foghorn in a Lighthouse as a result I think I was directly responsible for several heart attacks of the poor anglers sat immediately below.
  1. Are you on Twitter? How can we find you? No. Dislike what it has become. Now you have to be really selective who you follow.
  2. What career/job do you do? I have been a Computer Programmer, an Accountant, a Procurement Manager, Logistics Planner and a Coffee Maker.
  3. How many kids do you have? One (I think)
  4. What pets do you have? 1 mad fat cat, 1 madder not fat dog, 3 super beings pretending to be Gerbils
  5. Are you on time, late, or early to things? Late but if you are really late it suddenly becomes early for the next meeting.


Sorry but I’ve stopped nominating. Had a skill for picking people who hated being nominated. But please check out these great sites and if you fancy have a go at the questions.

55 thoughts on “Fun stuff.

  1. You missed answering question 5 in the middle block of questions though I’m guessing the answer might’ve been Switzerland? Great post and congratulations on the awards.

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  2. I love winter, too 🙂 And that’s perfect for living in snowy mountains! Maybe you could start writing about an adventurous boy explorer who lives in the Alps and discovers a portal to another planet there….

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