Daughter “reading” to me: ‘mato… Me: No Jas, TO-mato. Jas: Nope, just one, Dad.Read more "Conversations you can’t win – Part 3"
Driving Jasmine to childcare at my work. Dad: Which way do we have to turn now? Jasmine [Using the correct term for the first time]: Left! Dad [super pleased]: That’s right! [Left turn is made] Jasmine: Now we are driving left! Dad: Nope, we are driving forward [Points left] This is left. [Points right] This […]Read more "Conversations you can’t win – Part 2"
Jasmine: Am I five now? Me: No, you are still four. Jasmine: I’ve grown a little. I must be five! Me: No, you are still four. Jasmine [getting upset]: I grew last night! Me [desperately]: OK, actually, you are four and one-sixth. You ARE a little older. Jasmine: Told you. Silly Dad.Read more "Conversations you can’t win – Part 1"
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea – Jules Verne Diamonds are Forever – Ian Fleming A Clockwork Orange – Anthony BurgessRead more "Current Fiction Reads"
The completely awesome Penguin 007 collection. Retro covers rule. Casino Royale is also a Popular Penguin, so technically I’ve read six (and on the seventh) Popular Penguins. Ian Fleming’s Casino Royal Review: The original James Bond book – buy it for a tenner. Read it. Solid four stars.Read more "The Complete Penguin 007 collections"
About seventy books… The horizontal books are sitting on the second row of books behind the ones you can see… Awesome, I wish every wall in my house was like this!Read more "My ‘to read’ shelf…"