Happy geekyday

We’ve had a lovely friend to stay over and been terribly sensible and highly geeky. We all went to bed early, got up early, spent the day walking and shopping. I also made pancakes for breakfast and scored a load of ‘awesome points’ for that. Usually Husby and I have to be hyper-careful with money.…

Edible WOW!

Just because not very much has happened to me (again) today, I will link you to a couple of really cool videos. In school, my interests were very much English, Art and Drama based. I think because of the curriculum and they way these things are taught in state schools, I hated Science and Maths,…

Ramblings and regalement

Back to college and learning today, which was in some ways a welcome relief (ordered days, timetable, properly into the new year so no reason for various professionals to not be doing what they’re meant to be doing and getting back to us…distraction, seeing my friends) and in some ways a pain in the head.…

Immersed in words

I love books. In fact, I love words. I grew up in a household without a TV (which, until it became socially unacceptable amongst my peers at about age 11, was great) which meant that as a child, I had to find my own entertainment. I don’t know at what age I learned to read.…

7 Quick Takes #12

— 1 — For anyone who reads these quick takes regularly, and who has visited or knows of Jen’s blog at Conversion Diary (where the Quick Takes are hosted) – I encourage you to pray again for her speedy recovery from double pulmonary embolism. As I understand it now, she’s back at home, which is…