Sustaining The Blog ...
Sunday 11 September 2022
Providing part of the necessary energy to maintain his Christian service, his domestic duties, his family duties, his modelling activities and his blogging commitment is a good healthy breakfast. Several times a week this consists of two slices of good quality bread adorned with a good coating of butter and topped with thinly spread Marmite. There is nothing more delicious and invigorating than the controversial taste of the leading brand of yeast extract.
But a few days ago, Mrs fbb replenished the essential stock with an intruder, an imposter, a newcomer.
Better value with the own brand?
Tescomite was of a thinner consistency and a thinner flavour; slightly less salty and slightly less umami. The tendency, fbb has found by essential empirical and detailed operational research, is to spread a little more on the glistening creamy layer of real butter.
So, as they say, the jury is out. For the record, Vegemite ...
Notable Contemplation Of The North Curve
London's Metropolitan underground line (which runs largely overground) looks like this at its northern extremities on the traditional "Tube" map.
But the indefatigable video presenter Geoff Marshall has ridden the 0608 and posted his review of this little bit of track on YouTube. Here his train, on which he was the only passenger, branches left off the main metals of the Met.
And then our Geoff joins the Watford branch.
This trip was from Amersham via the North Curve to Watford and return.
Of course, residents and visitors on the Isle of Wight have been riding on 1938 stock for many many years ...
Value For Money?
Or has fbb bought one of these?And Who Is This?
All will be revealed tomorrow.
Next Variety blog : Monday 12th September