2010 in review

2010 was a good year if you compare it with other events such as the 2004 tsunami or the Krakatoa eruption. Where’s Krakatoa you ask? Precisely. If I were to use two words to describe 2010, it would be “Leaks” and “Healthcare”. And of course, “Lindsay Lohan”.

So before 2011 is penetrated too deeply and to be absolutely sure we recognize the same mistakes as we commit them again in the near future, let’s take a good look at 2010 starting, as is so often the case, with…

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Posted on 1st Feb 2011 in Year in review  |  3 comments

Looking back in hunger: a review of 2009

Fun with Shutter speed without involving waterfalls...

If you asked me to sum up the year 2009 in a single word, it would have to be “Hope” as in I hope this year would end quickly. This is because 2009 was not an especially encouraging year economically, although many investment gurus and bankers will tell you that this is the best year to invest, of course we have to remember these are the same people that got us into this situation in the first place. Nevertheless, there are a few bright spots amidst the mostly dark period.

So before we move on to the new year of 2010, let us take a quick look back at 2009, starting, as so many bad years seem to, with…

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Posted on 1st Jan 2010 in Food and Drink, Fun, Musings, Year in review  |  3 comments

2008 In Review

I Finally Shot Myself

For me to sum up the year 2008 in a word, the word would have to be “Change“. This was the year where all aspects of my life changed drastically and not all for the better. Of course, it was not all roses for everyone else what with the economy tanking and nothing really exciting happening in the local food scene.

As we head into the second week of 2009, let do a quick review of 2008 starting, as is so often the case in bad years, with…

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Posted on 5th Jan 2009 in Food and Drink, Fun, Musings, Year in review  |  1 comment


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