Rambling Muse

Black Friday sales Mania

black friday sales mania

Now that Thanksgiving has come to a hopefully satisfying end, it’s time, well, for more gluttony I suppose. If the feast was not fulfilling enough, … Continue reading

Charts, Musings

An abbreviated history of Thanksgiving

The history of thanksgiving

Amongst all of this great feast preparation which I am not really celebrating is the odd question I cannot help but ponder, wonder and muse. How did the history of Thanksgiving get so distorted?

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Finding my British stiff upper lip

finding my british stiff upper lip

Is there anything worse than the cold that just never creeps away? Well maybe just my ever increasing British stiff upper lip which led me to delay medical advice until there was basically no point in going..

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It’s November: how many days until...

It's November: how many days until Christmas?

I now find myself wondering “what next?” More specifically “how many days until Christmas?” You see, unlike you fellow Americans we Europeans have nothing between now and the season I equate with drinking, partying, being merry and opening your presents.

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I want to...