Starbucks and the tea foolery

Starbucks hot water surcharge

Starbucks hot water surcharge

If you have read my previous articles you may have noticed that I clearly have a little thing about coffee shops and the fairness in which they supply food and drink to our great British public. I was particularly miffed when the issue was the serving of one of our favourite traditional drinks – tea! Now, having said that, I personally do not actually drink the traditional cup of English breakfast or Darjeeling, instead I prefer plain black green tea, no milk and no sugar! [Continue reading]

No time like the present

Credit for image to Derek Gavey

Credit for image to Derek Gavey

‘No time like the present’ is a fantastic saying that I may well use over and over again, but for now the saying is in reference to the time it has taken me to develop this Crazy site, precious time away from the main intended task. Of course, aesthetics, is in the eye of the beholder and what one loves another will hate, but for me, I’ve never felt so proud! I am ‘loving’ the whole feel of my site! [Continue reading]

Equality – play it fair

Equality square

’Is it a bird? Is it a plane? Well, it’s certainly not ‘SuperMAN’!’ An article published in the Sunday Times entitled ‘POW! TAKE THAT, LOWLY MAN!’ claims that although women are still struggling for equality, ‘recent studies indicate that they are … [Continue reading]