1. The beef bourgignon is ready and I easily find the thyme stalks -- now deunuded of their tiny leaves.
2. They don't need to take my photo after all, which is a huge relief as my hair is unwashed, I have no make-up on, and I am recovering from the flu. It would not have been a good day to be immortalised on plastic.
3. My little boy loves my new iPhone game Tiny Monsters -- and so do I.