Knitting

2020 Quarantine Knitting: Part 2

Part 2 of my lockdown knits is here, but it looks like we’ll have a part 3 coming soon seeing as how there is no escape from my tiny 5 km circle of hell. Let’s be honest. I don’t leave my apartment much. There’s too many people and germs out…

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Craft Beer

An Expedition Into Craft Beer

I’m into craft beer. As are a lot of people. But it’s one thing to just drink it, it’s another thing to know things about what you’re drinking and be able to say something somewhat educated about it. And this isn’t really coming from a place of snobbery (something the…

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Medium gray cabled Irish tweed beanie lying on a moss covered brick wall next to the sea
Knitting

2020 Quarantine Knitting: Part 1

Like everyone else, 2020 is a year I’d rather forget. But I’m not going to wax poetic about it because I wouldn’t add anything new and revolutionary to that conversation. Instead, I’ll talk about some of my knitting projects I finished over the year. I started the year quite optimistically…

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close up of load of homemade bread with raisins
Life

The New Abnormal

I never really got the obsession with sourdough. Like, I like sourdough bread, but that was a lot of effort to make bread. Although, to be fair, I was researching how to can, wishfully dreaming of the day we have a walk-in pantry filled to the brim with foodstuffs. At…

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cup of black coffee sitting on orange coaster next to apple macbook on a wooden table
Meta

Testing, Testing

Well, looks like I’ve committed to this. After months, if not years of waffling on the idea of starting my own website, I finally bit the bullet and did it. Coming up with a name is so much harder than people realise, especially if you’re not very witty or clever…

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