My wife has finished this year’s gingerbread house, or castle in fact. My idea of simply wrapping the dough about, say a ready-built Lego house and bake that in the oven, was rejected (my wife naturally much wiser than I am) but it may have inspired curved templates. Now we just have to wait a […]
Now that WordPress 5.0 has landed I’m eagerly awaiting for the new default theme Twenty Nineteen to arrive on Worpdress.com as well. I learned earlier that there are some issues at the moment, but I hope that they are going to be resolved soon. For the time being I have switched back to Independent Publisher 2, […]
My wife started to built this year’s gingerbread house. It’s still under construction but it is going to be nice again.
Talking about things not previously available here… While checking out the augmented reality Vermeer exhibition in the Google Arts & Culture app, which is awesome in itself, I realized that the art-selfie (already old elsewhere, I know, don’t get me started please) is now available as well. Don’t know when that happened, but I’m happy […]
Despite my recent intention to step back from audiobooks for a while a focus on catching up with my podcast-backlog I only managed to take a minor break and caught up with my podcasts (mostly by unsubscribing or simply marking episodes in bulk as played) and then went back to Audible. I did though enjoy listening to […]
By accident I learned that Season 11 of everyone’s favourite Doctor is already available around here Of course I was aware that series 11 of Doctor Who with the new Doctor performed by Jodie Whittaker was airing on the BBC for a while already. I’m not living under a rock, at least not a large […]
The other week a nasty virus took me down and I had been on sick-leave for a couple of days. Since the kids were in kindergarten I had not much to do during the day, so I did the inevitable and checked out some movies and series on Netflix, something that I usually don’t have […]
Last night I finished watching “The Haunting of Hill House” on Netflix and, even though I watched a significant part, on purpose I have to say, in in-screen-mode or while doing either dishes or other chores, I enjoyed the series a lot. I was kind of creeped out most of the time. Despite my first […]