I always liked the word ‘miscellaneous’. It means a mixture of various items. Here are my blog posts which I have classified as ‘misc’.


Important Stuff

How to save a life: 6 new things I learned about first aid



N S Ford’s Information Superhighway: OZ magazine, British Library Online Exhibitions, Museum of Obsolete Media, Currency Converter 1270 – 2017,

‘Ordinary people of the past’ series: Norris marries her English man,


Film & TV

7 children’s TV shows that scared me too much

Doctors, Daleks and Drums: 11 series of Doctor Who

The Warner Bros Studio Tour – The Making of Harry Potter!

Things I’ve learned from ‘Back in Time for School’

Film of the book: Brooklyn (2015), Brideshead Revisited (2008), War of the Worlds (2005), Far from the Madding Crowd (2015), The BFG (2016), Emma (1996),

Reviews of Simon Reeve’s TV documentaries: Russia, Mediterranean, Sacred Rivers, The Tea Trail and The Coffee Trail, Tropic of Capricorn, Ireland,



5 songs that spark memories for me


Tags and Awards

TBR Book Tag: Find out what’s on my ‘To Be Read’ shelf!

The Sunshine Blogger Award – double edition!

My third Sunshine Blogger Award post!

The Sunshine Blogger Award [fourth edition]

The Liebster Award: See my answers to 11 curious questions

The Versatile Blogger Award: 7 Things About Me

My Good Reading Habits



Bicycle Spearing Potatoes… and other party games [something weird I discovered in my research]

5 cultural trends I want to throw in the bin

My worst job interviews