Archives for December 2020
We visited the NS Natural History museum yesterday especially for the mummies. They were a hit.
I really love warm oatcakes with old cheddar cheese. The perfect afternoon snack.
This weekend we got out for another wander around Frog Lake (or is it pond). Our friend the wood duck was there, along with a murder of crows. I started thinking about getting a new mirrorless body this summer, and I think I have made my pick, a Canon EOS R6. It is a huge […]
Between the time of me pouring the last pound of beans into the coffee grinder and boiling the kettle, I ordered another batch of coffee on my phone. Not two hours later a bicycle courier shows up at the door with the order. This is amazing, and if you are in Halifax I highly recommend […]
What possible reason should there be a limit on the password! Maybe a computer science person that can tell me.
I wasn’t sure what we going to do with this shallow fried chicken strips, but we figured it out. If anyone has tips for making excellent breading I’m all ears. The seasoning was pretty good, but the breading was weak. I marinated them in butter milk for a wash before breading and frying.
This workhorse has started making grinding noises. It was a drive that came out of a laptop that I upgraded to an SSD a few years ago. Since then I have been using it as an archive drive, something that I dump backups on and then put it in a fancy shoebox just in case […]
I think everyone knows that this has been a year, well I just watched a great video from Sarah (rhymes with peachy) Dietschy about what she has been going through over the last little bit, spoiler alert, its been a lot. Not much to say, just wanted to share.
This weekend we went out for another walk around Sir Standford Flemming park, and this time I took my camera. Last weekend we saw a huge woodpecker and a wood duck, but since I only had my phone we only got a decent picture of the duck. I try to get into a wooded area […]