Saturday, April 21, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. A5: Mass noun A standard European size of paper, 210 x 148 mm (5.8 x 8.3 in). Compare with A4. "Every night I cannot sleep; maroon tinted insomnia, they call it, I've had it for so long where reality becomes distorted not by the blackness of night,… Continue reading A5
One year ago I decided to listen to a friend and start a blog. A year ago TODAY. Can you believe it? I still can't!! A year ago, I had a thing for writing and a thing for Britishisms and just so happened to combine the two. Weird, right? Especially since I'm an American. And… Continue reading A Year in a Blog
Friday, April 20, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. Boyo: Noun, Irish and Welsh informal A boy or man (used chiefly as a form of address). Compare with bloke. HAPPY ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY!!!!!! I'll have a post out later on with more of my undying devotion. Just know you all are incredible and you have my gratitude and love. ~Kelsey "We decide to have a picnic.… Continue reading Boyo: One Year Old!
Thursday, April 19, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. Aerated: Adjective, informal Agitated, angry, or overexcited. "Overcast skies will not deter me for I am jolly chuffed skipping giggling dancing out to the car park five steps ahead of my daddy dragging behind me three black balloons. I earned them, you see, and do not mind their… Continue reading Aerated
Wednesday, April 18, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. Game on: Phrase, informal Said when one feels a situation is about to develop in one's favour. "Fire burns the room on low steady, sparkling like fairy lights such a dazzling show-- dearest, take a bow before the crowd we are here for you. Diamonds, sapphires, and emeralds… Continue reading Game on
Tuesday, April 17, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. Codswallop: Noun, mass noun, informal Nonsense. "To my family, I have encountered something mightily eye-opening, profound, and shocking. Perhaps you should be sitting down for this one. (I did leave my note for you on the kitchen island for a reason: use the stools, please!) If I start at… Continue reading Codswallop
Monday, April 16, 2018. Daily Brit Wit. Sod off: Verb, phrase, colloquial, derogatory Go away. This week is going to be awesome you guys...we are officially on the countdown to one year!!! "I rotate my craft, slowly and surely, platinum perfection in finely spun silk weaving dreams to my ego's content for I am Mistress… Continue reading Sod off