Trick or Treat

By October 25, 2013 Blog

Aaah Halloween.  Seems to be everywhere right now: my favourite being the Gregg’s ‘scary’ pasty.  (Basically a bog-standard pasty with the word ‘scary’ in front). If like me, you tend to hide behind the sofa when trick or treaters call, then here’s an alternative. Load ’em up with percy pigs (one for you, three for me…) and this little flier. Halloween Video Card – it’ll take them to the Halloween Video.  (Be warned – the scariest thing is the guy narrating …Read More

Danse Macabre

By October 27, 2011 Blog

When did Halloween become so HUGE?  Seriously, you can’t step outside the house without being accosted by some sort of ghoul or smothered in cobwebs.. (Actually wait – that’s inside the house – note to self, must dust. ( Next Year Job.) Nor is there one unifying theme.  Marks + Spencers, normally the bastion of shortbread and cosy respectability, seem particularly conflicted. Exhibit A – enormous chocolate halloween eggs, priced at £18.99. Look, I like chocolate as much as the next person. But at that …Read More