Resolutions – some crumble faster than others. Well, my plan to have a daily trivia post succumbed just eight days into the new year.

And now, my sweet man and I will be away on an island, celebrating Christmas with his folks. So apologies to all those who came here looking for answers – I’ll be resting, instead of resoluting.

Stay tuned for more from the Book of a Thousand Things. More snakes, more Balkans and more bread and circuses coming up.