Every now and then, a thought pops into my head and leads me to write a frank post such as this and I publish it without hesitation. Strike while the iron’s hot, you know. Over the past six months, I’ve been hacking my in-box to pieces, deleting a stream of irrelevant press releases that manage to sneak their way in on a daily basis. I’m talking about utter drivel like ‘5 ways to exercise at home’ and ‘get the prefect selfie hairstyle’ and I have no idea how the senders got hold of my address. I don’t even bother to
Cooling off in the summer with an ice cold drink is one of life’s simplest pleasures but if alcohol is not your vice, what alternatives are there? Well Fentimens fills the void between booze and fizzy drinks, earning its status as the original adult soft drink. You may have noticed the name when scanning the drinks chiller in the supermarket. Fentimans does make pre-mixed alcoholic drinks and beers but it is the rich variety of soft beverages in their classic glass bottles that is hard to miss. I’m a fan of Fentimens’ botanical drinks, particularly Curiosity Cola, Rose Lemonade and
Happy new year! How quickly did 2015 whizz by? If you’re reading this, thank you for sticking by. I feel like I’m drowning amongst the sea of blogs out there (What am I talking about?! It’s a bloody ocean) but hey, this will be my SEVENTH year of Just Nice Things so I can’t be rid of that easily. So what do I plan to do in 2016? Is there anything different I will do? Do I plan to experiment more or introduce something new? No. I will carry on doing what I always have for the past six years.