Monthly Archives: May 2019

Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Monaco Grand Prix 2019

Boy, did I need a cup of tea after that race! Monaco isn’t normally known for producing exciting races, but this year, although not spectacular, there was a lot of jostling, incidents and bum clenching as to whether tyres would … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 6 – Monaco

A little (OK, much later) than usual here is this week’s F1 Bake Off challenge. A Galapian, which is a cherry, almond and candied Canteloupe melon tart, created, apparently, in the 1990s, by Alain Bouchard in the Apt region of … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – ‘Ferrari Special’ – Spanish Grand Prix 2019

Well, who would have thought that (a) Ferrari would have imploded (or so it seems) this early in the season and (b) I’d have another opportunity to do another special edition? Ferrari are, unfortunately, providing us with pure comedy gold … Continue reading

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Top 10 Funniest Tweet Awards – Spanish Grand Prix 2019

Aside from the first corner, a safety car incident and Grosjean trying Rally Cross in a Formula 1 car, that wasn’t the exciting race of the season, by a long shot. Hamilton launched himself off the line like a rocket, … Continue reading

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F1 Bake Off – Round 5 – Spain

A world of possibilities for Spain. But the theme of this year is simplicity. Finding a recipe that even I can’t mess up. And I have found a lovely, super simple recipe for the Spanish Grand Prix this weekend. Very … Continue reading

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F1 Book Club – Round 5 – Spain

We’ve reached Spain and this week I have read the following book: Book:    The Shadow of the Wind Author: Carlos Ruiz Zafon ISBN:     9-781-474-609-883 One cold morning in 1945, a man brings his 10-year-old son Daniel to a labyrinthine library … Continue reading

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