There comes a time in a 6 year old’s life when they must have their own kitchen. As you can imagine this was especially true for me. And there came a day that I turned to Peter, who was flitting around our house looking for things to blow up and chemicals with which to do … Continue reading →
Although my life is mostly just work, not sleeping and then sleeping as much as possible with a bit of eating thrown in, I occasionally get the chance to get out in the fresh air. Although I have to squint in daylight these days as I see little of it, I’ve managed to take the … Continue reading →
As you know, I managed to get burgled last week (still sobbing over my camera being gone, SOB). And my ever so lovely aunt and uncle came right over and picked a shellshocked me and my stuff up from the lockless apartment that I was a bit too shaky to stay in. Well I was … Continue reading →
Yesterday was Tuesday. It started off very well. Things took a downward spiral when I walked into the hallway where my apartment is to find the door to my apartment ajar. I very nervously called my flatmates name as I ventured two steps inside the hallway (darwin award for me I think), then saw my … Continue reading →
Seeing as they refuse to let me change the old one, and considering have completely changed site, I have created a new page for people to click on. Can be found here: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Cakeinthecountrycom/134093276657499 Go mad!
Huh, would ya look at that.. The stats helper monkeys at WordPress.com mulled over how this blog did in 2010, and here’s a high level summary of its overall blog health: The Blog-Health-o-Meter™ reads Wow. Crunchy numbers A helper monkey made this abstract painting, inspired by your stats. The average container ship can carry … Continue reading →
I came across this whilst trawling through my beloved google reader. I am, of course, subscribed to steamykitchen (Jaden, should you ever read this: You are amazing). I looked at it.. I read it. I reread it. Surely, surely a perfect tomato sauce couldn’t be this easy.. Interest roused, I had to try it! And … Continue reading →
As those of you that have been following (and I’m pretty sure that number is well up in the thousands) will know, I promised a poll. And now, that time has come. I have taken your suggestions and created THIS: So let’s have your votes ladies and gentlemen 🙂 EDIT And the votes are in. … Continue reading →
Every so often we come across something that has the most wonderful ring to it. Here are my favourites, what they make me think of, and what they actually are 1. Moxifloxacin: (Mocks–eeeee–flocks–a–sin) Sounds like: a golden haired rabbit’s name. Is actually: A flouroquinolone. 2. Dysdiadochokinesia Hah- try saying that one! Ok ok here: Dis–dye–ad–o–ko–kine–eas-ee–aa … Continue reading →
Bit heavy on the auld chocolate, but Sarah will be Sarah! Vote away, vote away!