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Rumpled Whiskers

I’ve just been brushing up on the topic of whiskers. No, I’m not contemplating growing a beard; I’m becoming a more qualified cat owner. My feline buddy, Maxwell, seems to …

Steel Deserves Respect

It’s not that I don’t like going to Steel Appreciation Society Meetings and collaborating with my kin…it’s just that I’m sick of the aluminium people getting the best of everything. …

Such Renovation Potential

Celia McCarthy has moved into the old church on McLeod Street, and suddenly I have a new piece of reality TV to watch…in real life. Although I should sincerely ask …

Office Views

On  my last visit to the optometrist he said that I had “the most rapidly-degrading vision (he’d) ever seen.” I wanted to make a pun there but that was quite …

Without the Glass

Have you ever been in an office building before they put in the glass? It’s really weird. I was up there because the boss asked me to go and do …

Microwaves Disappointing

Great, yeah, so we can make drain cameras and send a monkey into space, but we can’t invent a microwave that updates itself to daylight savings. I’ll forgive my clock …

Renovate That Kitchen

I guess the medieval kitchen is fun, but the roasted hog could use some work. More like ‘charred hog’. Suppose I’ll be generous for the food blog and give it …

Decor for Teens

I realise that this is an insanely hackneyed thing to say, but here goes: kids grow up so fast, don’t they? This is hitting home at a new level with …

Magical Meals

See, that’s what I love about animation. It can go anywhere, do anything, with anyone…it’s the most flexible entertainment medium the world has ever seen, no joke. I just finished …

Outdoor Person Indoors

I never thought of myself as having much interest in indoor spaces. Generally, I identify as someone who prefers to be outdoors, and it was easy to live like that …