Category Archives: Silliness

Anneliditely

You probably won’t believe this, it being 1 April and all, but I have literally just taken delivery of 250 live worms. Mrs Crox ordered them to replenish our wormery, which was looking a bit tired, many of its inhabitants … Continue reading

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The Cupcakes of Mitosis

Tomorrow, Crox Minor is having a bake sale in aid of her favourite charity Children of Peace. This afternoon she and Mrs Crox made loads of cupcakes … some of them on the theme of mitosis. Here are two cupcakes, … Continue reading

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It Has Not Escaped Our Notice #47

Custom-made Universes, made to order in Cromer. And you thought Cromer was all about crabs.

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The Great War Remembered #2

‘Standing Orders, Poussin-en-Corbeille, 1917′ by the Cromer Poultry Great War Re-Enactment Society. While we’re on the subject of the Great War, I’d recommend the BBC Mini-Series 37 Days to War, which you can view on the BBC iPlayer, but probably … Continue reading

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The Maison De Girrafes Caption Competition #306

Lunchtime the bright spring sun blazed down so the dogs took me to the beach. This is what it looked like. Not bad for lunchtime, eh? But I digress. On the same walk I took this picture, and that’s the … Continue reading

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The Great War Remembered #4

“The Last Post, Confits-De-Canards, 1916″, by the Cromer Poultry Great War Re-Enactment Society.

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Cats for Kites

Mrs Crox has just passed me a story on some unforseen consequences of the present inclement weather. The full story may be found here.

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The Great War Remembered #7

‘Mess in the Trenches, Chemin-des-Dames, 1916′, by the Cromer Poultry Great War Re-Enactment Society.

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Pet Supplies

Americans do love collecting leftovers for their dogs. I took this picture at the highly recommended Ironworks BBQ restaurant in Austin, TX, last month. Over here we are a little less free and easy about what our dogs consume, as … Continue reading

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The Maison Des Girrafes Caption Competition #67

Here’s a snap I took this morning in the Vestibule des Girrafes, featuring Emma the until recently pissed-off Siamese Cat, and Heidi the Dog. Now, normally, I’d invite captions, and you may submit some if you wish. However, to make … Continue reading

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