Well, 2017 has been a weird old year, hasn’t it? I mean, it started out with good intentions - despite a questionable entry to New Year’s Day that involved about eighteen beers, a few very strong passion fruit martinis, waking up in a room I’d never seen before, vomiting continuously into an orange B&Q bucket,… Continue reading 2017 – What The Hell Was That?
Back in the middle of September, I was invited to my very first brand launch! It was a bit of a surprise actually, but I jumped at the chance to get the proverbial ball rolling and getting involved with events. It was the first time I've ever really represented myself at an event of any… Continue reading Cherish Skincare Launch – September 2017
Here we are at last - September. The kids are back at school, the longer nights are beginning to draw in, there is the tiniest hint of a chill in the air and I’m starting to crave various flavours of soup of an evening. I realise that we still have a few remnants of what… Continue reading Look at this happy kidney, and other Uncommon Goods
I have been very stressed about Walker’s most recent advertising campaign. For those who haven’t seen it, the basic principle is that they are pitting two different flavours of crisps against each other - a new one and a “best of British” one. The one that sells the most out of each pairing will be… Continue reading I Will Die If They Discontinue Salt & Vinegar Walkers.
I don’t know anything about coffee. I know how to boil a kettle, and how to pour water into a cup, but I don't know anything about dialling in, roasting, cupping, Aeropress, V60s, Chemex, tasting notes or any of the technical jargon. In fact, I actually had to google “coffee language” to be able to… Continue reading 6 Things Dating A Barista Has Taught Me.
Good evening ladies and gentlemen and welcome back to Morganifesto. It's been nearly three months since the last time I posted, which is frankly, an absolutely abysmal effort. Bear with me though, for I have plenty of excuses lined up and ready to go and, in my defence, these last three months have been a… Continue reading Not Worth Reading Vol. 2
It hasn't escaped my notice that the title of this blog post teamed up with the title of my last blog post is somewhat ironic. So the long and the short of it all is that my cynicism towards Valentine’s Day as a concept has proven to be well rooted, as my would-be relationship to… Continue reading Six Ways Of Dealing With A Break Up In The Most Dignified And Noble Way Possible.