How I wish I could be in London on Saturday for this! And what a gorgeous poster.
fun & hobbies
enjoyment, escapism, making and general lollygagging
Weekend womanscraft: summer recipes
What are you cooking/eating this summer?
Xmas open thread 2014
Feel free to talk services, observances, decorations, rushing, shopping, gifts, surprises, feasting and family traditions heart-warming and otherwise. If anyone making other seasonal observances wants to join the thread, please do.
Sydney Hoyden Meetup: Sunday October 26 in Camperdown
There will be a Hoyden meetup at Victoria Park Camperdown on Sunday October 26 at 1pm. See you there!
Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day
Doing anything Awrrrrrsomely Piratical today, m’hearties?
All those people giving Lego the benefit of the doubt?
The news has come in that the “female scientists” Lego set, produced after a huge grassroots campaign and petition from parents who wanted more variety in female minifigs, will only exist as a limited edition set. Despite selling out almost immediately, it will not be released as a standard line.
It’s cold outside, so spend time inside looking at these things instead. Or at least it is cold here. Please share any bits and pieces you have come across recently that have surprised, delighted, intrigued or otherwise positively engaged you.
Every Australian Novel Ever!
Guest Hoyden Bio: Our Guest Hoyden today is Adelaide writer, critic and editor Kerryn Goldsworthy, reproduced with permission from a post she made on Facebook.
I received a cheesemaking kit for Xmas. Having made feta a couple of times, I decided to branch out and try haloumi. People were interested on twitter, so here it is: the process of making haloumi from scratch. Well, from… Read More ›
Every Arnold Scream
… From Every Arnold Movie. I found this mashup weirdly cheering somehow.