Archive for the ‘fun’ Category


Monday, January 7th, 2008

We went fishing yesterday, and overdid it a bit. 8:30am till 7pm. The hat, shirt and sunscreen weren't enough, I still got a bit cooked. The upside was that we caught a variety of fish, sadly none very big. We got lots of Yellowtail, two Tailor, and one ...

New Citroen concept car

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

There's a remarkable similarity I think. Citroen C-Cactus & Makibao

The nature of Monkey is….

Thursday, August 16th, 2007

I saw this t-shirt and I had to get it.

Home Espresso

Friday, August 10th, 2007

We bought an Ascasso Dream a few weeks ago. It was a bit of an impulse buy, although we've been pondering getting an espresso machine for some time. It's just so sexy we couldn't resist. I knew making espresso wouldn't be easy, we've been practicing over the last ...

Simmered Fish

Sunday, July 29th, 2007

Chika usually cooks. She's much better at it than me and enjoys it. She's still recovering from the flu so today I tried making one of my favourite dishes, Japanese style simmered fish. Redfish (金目鯛) is in season at the moment and suits this dish. ...

Quality (authentic) Japanese food in Sydney

Friday, July 27th, 2007

I've been lucky enough to be introduced to seriously good eating places in Japan; Kaiseki, Sushi, Yakitori, Tonkatsu, Tempura, Izakayas etc. Restaurants in Japan tend to specialize in just one kind of food and concentrate on doing that as well as they can. Back in Sydney, its a bit of ...


Friday, July 20th, 2007 [Wikipedia]

APC vs Cell site. Tank 1, Site 0

Tuesday, July 17th, 2007

Engadget Post Pot sure brings out the paranoia in people. Ex-phone technician/mechanic steals a restored APC and goes on a rampage ramming cell sites and power substations.


Saturday, July 14th, 2007

I never liked beer. I thought I was just weird, different to other people. I'd tried so many beers over the years but never liked any of them. In the end I gave up. "Sorry, I cant drink beer. It makes me nauseous". Recently there's been a bit ...


Friday, July 13th, 2007

A bit of Dadaist fun.