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Fermob Louisiane Bench

I am lusting after the fermob garden bench below. It would just look lovely under the cherry tree at the bottom of my garden. However, I can’t bring myself to purchase it as I already own a fermob bistro table and 4 chairs and this really is yet another want and not really a need. Of course, tomorrow is my 38th birthday and I really should treat myself! It been a rough 12 months. Related posts: My furniture is here!

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Traitor

Every family political party has their Judas. Seriously! Can you believe Liberman? It’s one thing to leave the party fold and go independent, it’s a whole other matter to allow yourself to be considered for the VP job of the Republican Party — when you yourself was the VP candidate for the Democratic Party a mere 8 years ago. Lieberman ‘on McCain short-list’ By Stephanie Kirchgaessner in Washington Financial Times, Published: August 9 2008 00:35 Joe Lieberman, the former Democratic vice-presidential nominee who has endorsed John McCain, is being vetted as a potential running mate for the Republican presidential hopeful, […]

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Yet another lying adulterer

John Edwards is a perfect example of yet another politician who should have known better. How dare he have an affair in the middle of an election campaign with a staffer. How dare he continue to lie about the affair once he had been caught. Granted, had he owned up when the National Enquirer first broke the story there is a strong probability the story would have ended his chances of becoming president but he might actually have saved his political career. Now he’s finished. Few will have sympathy for a politician whose dying wife was out campaigning on his […]

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Damn the neighbors

The Chinese must be pissed. Why? Well they spend a fortune to put on what most will agree was a magnificent opening ceremony and just as the parade of nations started, word came that the Russians were on the verge of declaring war on Georgia. Talk about stealing headlines. Of course, they have their own problems at home. Apparently an American was killed and another wounded for no apparent reason by a Chinese attacker who then went on to commit suicide. Related posts: The noise! The clamour! The lights! Damn! Citius, Altius, Fortius!

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Budding Boxing Olympian

My beloved Choo-Choo was in a fight a few weeks ago defending his territory (my garden!) and nearly lost sight in his right eye. Thankfully he has made a full recovery! And oh yeah, he kicked the other cats ass! Related posts: Showdown at Dusk Pets on the Bed Cat Blogging Would You?

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