Talking to a brick wall bot…

By | June 1, 2020

As a family, we’ve been doing quite a bit of ordering things online over the past few months – for various reasons.  Mostly because the physical shops have been shut, but also because we tend to find it easier that way. But we’ve not had the best of luck, to be honest. Tim ordered a… Read More »

Ebooks, ebooks everywhere

By | May 18, 2020

A couple of weeks ago, I gave you a few tips on keeping yourself entertained during the lockdown, and one of those was how to borrow ebooks from your local library. A few people have been in touch to suggest other places that you can get free ebooks from, or to ask how to get… Read More »

Wi-fi and the spinning circles of frustration…

By | May 4, 2020

When we moved house recently, we switched from our somewhat… rural… internet connection (slow and patchy really doesn’t cover it!) to a superdooper shiny Virgin connection. “Hurrah!” we thought – no more annoying spinning circles as we’re trying to watch something on iPlayer and it keeps having to pause to catch up.  You can imagine… Read More »