The Top 5 Regrets of the Dying

Last night I walked home along the seafront and it was balmy. Yes, balmy. Not a word you often associate with the English coast. But I breathed it in, I inwardly danced in it. The red sliver of a...

Why Fun is Good for You. Part 1

Fun is good for you. It is. Really. In so many ways, too many for me to write in this little blog but here’s a snippet.   This week I’ve been thinking about that damn work ethic...

A small crisis

Hello   In the last few days, one or two folk have asked me the question, ‘So what other fun stuff have you been doing?’   And you’d be right to ask because I’ve...

Roller Derby

Roller Derby   Last year I saw the film WHIP IT starring Ellen Page (of Juno fame) and directed by Drew Brrymore. It was here that I learnt about the phenomenon known as Roller Derby, a game...

A fish Pedicure and new workshop

First, the Newsflash:   The Fun Experiment workshop 10-1, March 26th in Brighton. Price: £20   Not having enough fun? Fun for the out of practise and possibly slightly scared. To help...

Cake

First Cakes in twenty Years Last week I made some cup cakes for the first time in 20 years. The last time involved losing the scales. My 13 year old cousin and I felt confident about our cake...

Trapeze

Trapeze Trapeze is something that is acceptable for grown ups to do sometimes (unlike the bouncy castle and some of these other childish pursuits I’ve been trying). I’ve decided...

Bouncy Castle

The Bouncy Castle Experience It’s more exhausting then you’d think bouncing on a bouncy castle for a mere five minutes. I have a renewed respect for children and their boundless...