Entries by Mr Pickwick from 09/2012

Diary of a Wimpy Dad

| Posted 09.03.2012 | UK Lifestyle

The passage of time and onset of aches and pains in my body have made me realise that I am turning into a wimp. True, I have always had nerdy inclinations but they have now been accompanied by full blown wimpishness.

Hot Fuzz - The Wonderful World of Beards

| Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Lifestyle

I have grown a beard. The decision came from nowhere although was accompanied by an undertaking to my daughters that I would get an ear pierced. There was therefore a whiff of mid-life crisis in the air that day.

Bringing Philosophy Into Dating - Put Some Schopenhauer in the Shower

| Posted 09.23.2012 | Huffington Post

Now the kids have got to the stage when they don't set the house on fire anymore, Mrs Pickwick and I ventured forth to try something new in our relationship - an intellectual date. We attended this brain Zumba class at a nearby cultural establishment to hear a talk from a learned Philosopher on the subject "Why Philosophy Matters".