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Well, itโ€™s official- Iโ€™m going to have a lot of chillies. ๐Ÿ˜… The first one is starting to go red. Iโ€™ve already started offering them to other people, so hopefully theyโ€™ll end up in happy bellies. As mentioned, Iโ€™m not much of a spice head, so I definitely wonโ€™t be […]

Yet another camping post ๐Ÿ•

We went camping again! As most of the state celebrated coming out of lockdown by catching up with family and friends, we decided instead to spend the weekend isolating ourselves in the middle of nowhere. ๐Ÿ˜‚ We actually booked the site well and truly before the easing of restrictions were […]

Things that keep me up at night

I work in Melbourne (for the most part), as an essential worker- in the healthcare/ medical science field. Given Iโ€™ve currently returned to my regional Victorian hometown, I drive my car to and from on the days that I work. Itโ€™s a bit of a drive, sure, but itโ€™s relatively […]

Spring 2021 garden update ๐ŸŒฑ

Why hello there ๐ŸฆŽ We actually got some warm weather for the first week of September/spring, so we got to see some wee lizards poking their heads out from the garden beds. Unfortunately weโ€™ll be back to cold, wet and somewhat miserable (I say somewhat, because I actually like rain) […]

National Science Week 2021

It’s National Science Week here in Australia, so I thought I’d do a little post to commemorate this. I’ve written a lot about my background as a scientist (please see the last little index post I did for more details and in-depth posts), so I’ll boil this little nugget down […]