It’s that crazy time of the week again where we take a tour through the random…

1. Are you dreaming of an escape to somewhere high and dry?  Well my friend Elita has just contacted me to say she now has 2 spaces available at the April Patchwork In The Peaks in Morzine, France (where I taught last October).  For more information, contact Elita!

2. Speaking of ski resorts, did you know that Sochi, which is hosting that wee 4-yearly sporting event right now, is the longest city in Europe, stretching for 90 miles along the coast of the Black Sea.  Brings a whole new meaning to popping across town to visit a friend…

3. At an entirely different kind of sporting event, had you heard that Clint Eastwood is a lifesaver?  The 83-year-old gave a choking man the Heimlich manoeuvre after he choked on a piece of cheese at a drinks reception.  I always knew cheese and wine parties were hazardous to your health, but I’d suspected it might be boredom that would do you in…

4. At yet another, other sporting event, happening on my doorstep this summer, and where you will find me leading a team of volunteers at Tollcross Swimming Centre, they have announced that Glasgow will be getting free wifi spots across the city.  Bring it on, boredom relief while hanging around waiting for public transport!

5. Speaking of cheap entertainment, have you heard that Prince is holding random concerts in people’s living rooms in London for around $10 admission?  The mind boggles at how you would even apply to be a venue!

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