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Post-Ph. D hobbies part 4

With this ‘stay at home’ period being extended for the foreseeable future, I’ve been doing all sorts of things to pass the time. My last post was my first foray into a proper cooking blog post, but I’m not rich enough to be cooking all day every day (also I’d […]

Sorry, Lab is unavailable at this time

WELL- as of last Friday, my lab has effectively been shut down! We have one individual who’s been granted special permission to continue with their experiments (and provide some bare minimum assistance to maintain some other peoples’ essential experiments), but that’s it! All other lab members are working from home, […]

Post-Ph. D Hobbies part 3

I finished the LEGO Treehouse! … but it also means I’ve finished it. 😱🥺 I wish I could run away to a hideaway treehouse like this one and wait out this global pandemic. Everything seems a little scary at the moment, so focusing on hobbies like these are helping me […]

Some reading material

Seeing as a lot of us are working from home, self-isolating, or getting bombarded with rather depressing news, I thought I’d compile a list of previous posts that might tickle your fancy. For those that want to think about a career in research: Want to know whether you’re cut out […]

Post Ph. D hobbies part 2

Well, the raisin bread was amazing. So that made for a lovely breakfast. I wish I could send the smell that wafting around the house this morning. Cinnamon and honey is a good combo. I’d bought groceries yesterday so I spent the day clearing and storing all the stuff I’d […]