Banks Have Holidays?

There are holidays in remembrance of banks? Really?  Ha! I remember my bank every time I get my mortgage statement or use that bankcard.  I do not need special days for my bank!  They should give me a special day.  Oh! I know, ONE interest free day on loans per quarter. Brilliant! That would be … Continue reading Banks Have Holidays?

Pudding Tales Part II

This is not actually a Part II. It is a correction thanks to my friend at Life on A Hill.  She correctly points out that I forgot to include Yorkshire pudding in my  recent post on pudding. Indeed,  Yorkshire pudding is almost certainly to be confusing to many Americans.  We have something definitely yummy, popovers, that … Continue reading Pudding Tales Part II

Communication Breakdown

Today I experienced a genuine communication breakdown using that Common Language.  There I stood filling my bags at the mega TESCO. I was tired and thirsty and sticky and hot. The woman at the till clearly wanted to get me through because she was taking a break (I closed her gate at her request).  I … Continue reading Communication Breakdown