Asylum Steampunk Lincoln

So, it turns out that once a year one of the biggest Steampunk festivals in the world rolls up on my doorstep....and I couldn't be more thrilled about it. LINCOLN ASYLUM STEAMPUNK.... IT'S FREAKIN' AWESOME!!! For three days of the year, through the cobbled streets of old Lincoln--beneath the gothic spires of the cathedral and within the ancient castle … Continue reading Asylum Steampunk Lincoln

The Stork has landed again

This blog has been temporarily interrupted...by this little fellow!I'll be back soon....Well, as soon as I get an intravenous line of coffee rigged up.Failing that, he'll be off to school in around four-and-a-half years, but if you can't wait that long have a look around at some of my other posts...or don't...I don't care, I'll … Continue reading The Stork has landed again

The Fast and the Gluttonous

I watched an excellent Horizon documentary on the BBC last night: Eat, Fast and Live Longer. The program tried to discover how eating habits might affect the ageing process, documenting a 101 year-old marathon runner (who has only ever eaten kiddie-size portions); the CRONie approach (calorie restriction on optimal nutrition); three-day fasting, and – more … Continue reading The Fast and the Gluttonous