Staying upbeat on this, the most depressing day of the year…

Hello to everyone on what is (according to the radio this morning) the most depressing day of the year! No wonder I’m finding it difficult today. I hope everyone hasn’t been listening and letting themselves be conditioned to think that way!

So I thought I would take a look at what’s in the news today and found the following:

But the strangest bit of news I saw was about a hotel chain offering human bed warmers – !!!!!

Things perhaps are not as bad as they will have us believe then!?

The snow has gone from our corner of the world and we are back to normal… but then wait for Wednesday as there is more snow forecast! And that’s the day I’m supposed to go to the Emirates to see the Arsenal take on Bolton again that was postponed because of the snow before.

1 Response to “Staying upbeat on this, the most depressing day of the year…”



  1. 1 2010 in review « Derek Mynott's Blog Trackback on January 5, 2011 at 12:33 pm

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I’m now the Managing Director of Mynott Associates Limited my own specialist measurement business. I’ve been in the industry all of my life since I left school. My first job was with Bovis Construction as a management trainee where I trained to become a quantity surveyor. I’ve worked for contractors all through my career, I am FRICS, FCIOB and MCIHT qualified and act as an RICS assessor. I’m also a keen Arsenal supporter having followed them from a young boy

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