Monthly Archives: April 2012


I’ve been wanting to know how to make a photo collage for a while now and a quick google search netted me this helpful guide. Of course, I had to give it a try right away: Obviously, it could still … Continue reading

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Random cat post

Since I don’t want to be accused of low cat content on this blog, I hereby give you: (The photo above was taken a couple of weeks ago when we had a bit of a warm spell.) If Isla’s favourite … Continue reading

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Crazy (as) bat shit

The Husband really likes bats, and he particularly likes sitting on our roof terrace on summer evenings and watching them dart by. Consequently, we put up a bat house: As you can see, it’s a very solid bat house (winterproof, … Continue reading

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Yellowbutts in the beantrees

One thing about being on vacation in a place where there is no (affordable) Internet is that you can’t look things up. Don’t know what something is called? Well, tough… And so this last vacation will always be the one … Continue reading

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Don’t try this in the U.S.

The brain is a marvellous thing. It might remind you, say, that your passport expires on February 6th, 2012. That is certainly useful information, thank you, Brain. Might I suggest, however, that we work on the timing? I don’t want … Continue reading

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Apologies for the longer break — coming home my desk was full and it’s taken me time to get on top of things. Meanwhile, not just I am back but hopefully, so is the warmer season. It was quite springlike … Continue reading

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