Category Archive: Life with a Jock

Hyperuniversal – #atozchallenge

How the Scotsman explains the universe to me: “You see Orion over there, right? About three months ago it was way over there on the left. Now it’s here, and half covered by… Continue reading

Gnawing on a piggy bottom – #atozchallenge

A few weeks ago I started looking for a new job and the Scotsman started looking for a new house. Yesterday while I was at work, he sent me an internet-link to a… Continue reading

The best kind of poetry

The other day, the Scotsman and I were reading poems to each other while lying in bed. But for everybody who knows us it is clear that we never read sophisticated stuff at… Continue reading

Illustration Friday – Raymond Honeyman

Todays post is about a former colleague and friend of my Scotsman. Raymond Honeyman is, according to the Scotsman, the walking definition of a gentleman. Plus, he has one of the best jobs… Continue reading

Kitchen things

Hello my beautiful sausage rolls! I haven’t been here for a while. This has mostly to do with work, because I have loads of that happening. Most days, I am just happy to… Continue reading

Bruges – Venice of the North

A while ago now, the Scotsman and I had a short holiday in Bruges…Brugge…Brügge. You know, the city with all the canals that is not Venice. It was magnifique! We ate and bought… Continue reading

Hello! Hallo! Dobrý den! Welcome to Prague!

You know how they say New York is the city that never sleeps? Well, New York has a twin: Prague! In our second night in the city, I woke up because there was… Continue reading

Three Line Dialogues – OCD

Me: I have to get up one more time and put my laptop back on the table, before the papers underneath it catch fire and we burn the house down. The Scotsman: So,… Continue reading

Long time no see

Oops! I missed out on Illustration Friday and Manic Monday. Sorry about that but the Scotsman took me on a spontaneous trip to his home country. I spent a weekend in Scotland! Woohoo!… Continue reading

Jokes the Scotsman likes to tell aka Worst Jokes ever #2

What’s brown and sticky? – A stick. What is black and white and eats like a horse? – A zebra. What does a Buddhist say to a hen? Hey, ma laya!   A… Continue reading