Category: Stuff that doesn’t fit in another category

  • Coding during Lockdown part the first

    Well. You begin to understand why “May you live in interesting times” is a curse! We’re living right now through something that will be taught in school history classes in years or decades to come, assuming the human race survives and the Martians don’t seize the opportunity they’ve been waiting for. Perhaps this virus is […]

  • Pierogi / Pyrohy / Piroshki or hand pies to that effect

    Back at the Warwick Folk Festival again – fantastic music (Man the Lifeboats, Trials of Cato, Banter, Glory Strokes) and amazingly good food. As per my blog post from last year, some of the stand-out food of the weekend came from The Old Granary Pierogi. Just the most wonderful yeasted-pastry pies/pasty things you can imagine. […]

  • Movie Review – Mortal Engines

    Late to the party as usual, finally caught Mortal Engines yesterday. I was not disappointed. Well, I was, but more on that later. Be warned, there be spoilers ahead. Peter Jackson has a track record of making the same visual constructions I have. That is to say, the look of something as brought to the […]