Entries by Olivia Rose from 12/2011

An Open Appeal to My Fellow Scrooges: Take Some Time out for Panto This Year

| Posted 12.16.2011 | UK

If you haven't already worked it out, i'm a bit of a scrooge. I don't do Christmas fever. I don't do standing around warming my cold hands on cups of mulled wine. And I certainly don't do stupid bloody Santa hats. So you can imagine my horror at being threatened with a pantomime?

A Christmas Wish: Dear Government, Please Stop Making Everything More Expensive

| Posted 12.21.2011 | UK

I have kept my mouth shut for as long as I could on this subject, mostly because I loathe to even write that ugly, over used word: recession. Because a recession is to do with money. And more specifically, not having enough of it to cover the cost of basic daily life.