I got offered a freelance role recently. Successful agency, a big new business win to work on and, it goes without saying, some financial security. I turned it down. I … Continue reading Sorry but I don’t like your air
That scrappy bit of paper above is a list of life ambitions I wrote, aged 18. You can see I didn’t exactly hold back.
Last night I was nominated for the ice bucket challenge by a very good friend. Well, apologies to anyone who was eager to catch a flash of my pasty white middle … Continue reading August is pretty chilly anyway…
Patience and perspective come in handy in many professional situations. They’re also pretty useful qualities to have when a doctor is sticking a plastic wire up your nose while passing … Continue reading Nothing like a nasal potential difference test to teach a little patience
Starting this blog was not easy. I used to struggle with the idea that future employers might pass me over for candidates who didn’t have a serious antibiotic habit going … Continue reading Fear is not conducive to good work
I moved to London late November last year all full of hope and expectations for the year to come. I’d got a new job and things were looking good. Since … Continue reading Allow yourself a stumble or two
This is a similar format to my post on posh popcorn so you’ll have to forgive me for that, but I couldn’t help commenting on this phenomenon… The Vita Coco brand … Continue reading Some water with your order Madam: Still, sparkling or coconut?
Anti-ageing products are nothing new, and neither are vampires for that matter. But a recent trip to Boots the chemist made me think about both of these things and a … Continue reading Yves Saint Laurent and the Forever Youth Liberator: vampires in disguise or just skincare advertising?