Monthly Archives: May 2011

back :)

Just a very quick post to say I had a fabulous time and I’m back safely. It’s good to be home. Advertisements

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(a few holiday snaps)

(I had planned to stay off the internet whilst away … but couldn’t resist sharing a few photos with you. Also, I can take panoramic shots! My camera is a fairly basic handheld point-and-shoot which I bought about a year … Continue reading

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Vacation Message

I’m leaving, on a 744 … (no, doesn’t have much of a ring to it, does it?). Mum and I are going to Malaysia for about a week and a half. I’m really looking forward to it 🙂 especially the … Continue reading

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The towel

inspired by Lulu’s mug, and by the fact that I am going to Malaysia on Thursday and have just packed a travel towel … “A towel, [The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy] says, is about the most massively useful thing … Continue reading

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A Guest Post: Lulu’s Mug

Hello! I’m Lulu, writer of Macarooning (http://macarooning.tumblr.com/), excessive eater of cake and drinker of tea and this is one of my favourite mugs. I have some mugs that I use for drinking tea purely because are nice to hold and, … Continue reading

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Saturday play – words

It’s been a while since we’ve had any collage on here … so here’s today’s 🙂 I recently dug out this book stand again (I bought it about this time last year, I think, and possibly used it during revision?) … Continue reading

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Heffers SFF Evening

Last night, Heffers in Cambridge had a science fiction and fantasy evening.I was very impressed. They had tables set out around the store, where the authors were mostly based, signing books and chatting to people and things. and then at … Continue reading

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In the middle … (Albert Einstein)

(This one’s especially for my friends who are finalists/MPhils/Part IIIs this year, and therefore are under immense pressure this term:)I have this quotation pinned up above my desk (hence the picture above). Not, as it happens, because it has any … Continue reading

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Tea cosy :)

Continuing to post tea-related-things that may or may not be tea: tea cosy time! This was a present from forestofglory, who I got to know while she was studying in the UK. Isn’t it lovely? And it matches this teapot: … Continue reading

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Saturday play – Tetris!

Earlier this week, I was in a pub, and came across some people (some of whom I knew) singing a song about the Soviet Union to the Tetris theme tune … I’ve since found it on youtube and had to … Continue reading

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