Archive for January, 2005

Celicaless

Sunday, January 23rd, 2005

2nd hand car trouble

On the weekend of Don’t Forget Your Mobile, as I was cruising along the M26, my ‘check oil’ warning light started to flash intermittently. I arrived home and found that there was no level to check – I was totally out of oil and nothing was registering on the dipstick. I didn’t have a leak and there was no blue smoke when I started the car, which is usually a sign that the engine is completely worn out. (more…)

One Life, Live It

Thursday, January 20th, 2005

This quote has been doing the email rounds for months now, I received it again today and it still makes me smile reading it. It just creates such vivid imagery and a sentiment that makes me want to follow it to the letter. Even if you’ve seen it hundreds of times before, it’s here for you to read and contemplate. (more…)

Free IT Support

Friday, January 14th, 2005

The Internet, email, dvd players, picture/video mobiles – things that we are surrounded by on a daily basis. We nearly grew up with them, but not quite. It’s only within the last 5-10 years that they have become mainstream, even so, the majority of our generation know how to use them. It’s our parents that seem to be playing catch-up the whole time. (more…)

Don’t Forget your Mobile

Sunday, January 9th, 2005

Shopping to alleviate the boredom

I arrived at Bluewater shopping centre just before 11am this morning. I still had a little time to sort myself out and then give my friend a ring to say I was here, and where shall we meet. I took the face off my stereo and slipped it into my handbag at the same time taking out my mobile… (more…)