July 18, 2014

Bar’s Open

Today, as Twitter may have mentioned once or twice, I am in York. York feels like home in many ways. Bernard has never been here before, and I’m looking forward to him and Pete arriving later this evening. I was … Continue reading

Karen
July 11, 2014

Bar’s Open

It’s school report day. What did yours say then? What would it say now? And what would you like to drink?

Karen
July 4, 2014

Bar’s Open

Sorry, I’ve been on a study day and now I’m on a very hot train. I expect you’re all thirsty. Um… 4th July cocktails, whatever that might mean to you? I’ll have a long Long Island Ice Tea.

Karen
June 27, 2014

Bar’s Open

We need to redecorate in here, since the clientele has virtually disappeared. A facelift. A theme? New furniture, comfy chairs and so on. You are the world’s most opinionated people, so you must have some thoughts on how to perk … Continue reading

Karen
June 20, 2014

Bar’s Open

I don’t exactly have a hangover, but I did have maybe some cider, and maybe also some wine, and maybe a curry and a late night. I didn’t really fancy the three hour antenatal class in a windowless room this … Continue reading

Karen
June 13, 2014

Bar’s Open

As everyone knows, insects will be our main source of protein in 50 years. Snappy’s already started. Pint of beetles, anyone?

Karen
June 6, 2014

Bar’s Open

This weekend we’re going to a food festival, so today it’s food festival cocktails. What stall would you run at the Uborka! Festival of Food? I’m going to have a bread stall, and drink Pimms until I’m too drunk to … Continue reading

Karen