Ken's Blue Blog
Musings on "the bleedin' obvious"; views on the meaning of life, or anything else that takes my fancy.

Thursday, January 31, 2013

Good Luck To Eva! II

My mistake, apparently I am putting together the Ikea chests of drawers!

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Good Luck To Eva!

Good luck to my partner Eva in her task today of trying to build two IKEA chests of drawers.

Being Swedish, she may have some luck!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013


There is  nothing like a good deep inhalation of fog to freshen the lungs!

Monday, January 28, 2013


January is a long tedious month, that seemingly never ends!

Only four more days of it to endure, thank goodness.

Friday, January 25, 2013

Happy Burns Night

Happy Burns Night to all my chums from Scotland.

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Angry Rhetoric

Sometimes the stated target of angry rhetoric is not actually the real target at all, but is being used as chaff in order to vent a spleen and say something that can't be said to the real target.

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Monday, January 21, 2013



My RSI caused by excess and aggressive mouse usage has been almost cured by a most excellent wrist strap device desined to aleviate the symptoms.

Kudos to my girlfriend for buying me one for Christmas!

Friday, January 18, 2013


Hoozah it is snowing!

Unsurprisingly utter chaos is unfolding.

Thursday, January 17, 2013

Advice To Gas Boiler Manufacturers

Design a product that gas heating professionals can actually access so that they can effectuate repairs!

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Central Heating

Drat and double drat that our boiler has chosen the current cold spell to go on the blink and develop a leak!

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Advice To France

There is no such thing as a short military campaign!

Monday, January 14, 2013

The Joy of Snow

A light dusting of snow on a Monday morning, and the whole country descends into chaos!

Thursday, January 10, 2013

Happy Margaret Thatcher Day!

Happy Margaret Thatcher Day everyone!

In the Falklands, Margaret Thatcher Day has been marked every 10 January since 1992.

Wednesday, January 09, 2013

Tuesday, January 08, 2013


Unlike people and words, numbers never lie.

Monday, January 07, 2013

New Year Torpor

As the years whiz by, so the length of time increases that it takes for the traditional New Year torpor to dispel.