Me And My Gorgeous Writing Instrument

I own a beautiful fountain pen. It’s a Mont Blanc Meisterstuck and Mont Blanc describe it as a Writing Instrument. Whilst I would probably, eventually, have got around to buying myself a gorgeous writing instrument one day, this was a special romantic gift to me from a man with blue eyes. It was presented in a chic London restaurant. I briefly looked away from the table, fussing with my coat or bag or something, and when I looked back a beautifully wrapped gift box had magically appeared on my place setting. The shape of the box immediately revealed that this […]

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Help! The House Is On Fire…

After a cheery week (not) when I’ve written more than once about the perils and pitfalls of UK residential property investing and ownership, here’s something which is hopefully a bit more cheery for a Friday.   Via Twitter, the fount of all knowledge, I found this fabulous, arty website which the photographers amongst you will really appreciate. Its called The Burning House and if you visit, you’ll see it’s self-explanatory. What would you take with you if the house were on fire and can you take a cool photo of it and get it featured on their website? I had a go and […]

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