Eurovision 2013


Eurovision 2013

Eurovision 2013 – Photo Credit Wikipedia

Yes, I know it was at the weekend but I didn’t have time to write a post then, but did you watch?

I did and I loved it!

I even got my kids to watch with me, it was the first time either of them had ever seen it, and they were pleasantly surprised that they enjoyed it too – if only to take the mickey out of how funny some of the acts were and try to grasp the political voting – which they were disgusted about which just made me laugh all the more…

So – did you guess the winner?

I thought it would be fun to share my facebook statuses that were written as I watched so you can see what I thought (along with the comments – anonomised for my friends’ benefit, but included as they make things even funnier! lol)

Did I guess the winner? Read on to find out! 😉 hehe

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You know you’re a Brummie when…


English: Skyline of Birmingham, UK. Buildings ...

A Brummie is a person from Birmingham, UK.

This is the original anonymously created list that I have had since the mid 1990’s. It is a list of statement’s that will mean everything to people from Birmingham, UK but are unlikely to be understood by non-brummies.

I know there is a Facebook group which has an updated version with new things included and people submit their own ideas regularly, but I really think you can’t beat the original – what do you think? Continue reading

Songs that are Guilty Pleasures


Common musical notes

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Here I go again with a music based blog! lol

This time I thought I would share some guilty pleasures tunes, no matter what music you are normally into we usually all have at least a few songs that don’t fit our usual listening style, or we daren’t admit to our peer group that we like/love for fear of being ridiculed(as often our peer group will include people who share similar interests and tastes in things as we do, including music). But what the hey, share your guilty pleasures! have fun, if you can’t laugh at yourself who can!?

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