Category Archives: 365

The Yearly With Fodder

It’s been a wild ride, and now it is time for it to end. I smashed my previous consecutive blog streak of 120, with my final number being 365. I don’t intend on blogging tomorrow, and I’m happy for the … Continue reading

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A Stardew Valley is Born

When it comes to reviewing the year, it would be remiss if I didn’t mention a game other than Dota 2¬†which has eaten up a large chunk of it. Given how much I have to say about the game, it’s … Continue reading

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Le Fabuleux Destin

I wasn’t planning on ending up here, I actually stopped by the Haunted Bookshop first, but it was closed, so I walked around looking for lunch, and noticed some pictures on the walls. As hipster as this is going to … Continue reading

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Vanilla Custard Ice-Cream

I tried using the vanilla custard from Donna Hay’s vanilla slice recipe (minus the cornflour and water) to see if it can be turned into ice-cream. And the answer is… no. I think it needs a bit more sugar so … Continue reading

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Training Day

When my mum wanted me to buy one of those off-the-plan apartments in North Melbourne, I remember one of the selling points being that it would be really close to the soon-to-be-developed Parkville station. That was nearly 8 years ago, … Continue reading

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Day at the Cricket

M was the first one who convinced me to go to a Boxing Day test match. All I remember about it is that I had a chocolate shortbread Christmas tree melting away, and I kept confusing seagulls for the cricket … Continue reading

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Tracking Cookies

‘Twas the night before the night before the night before Christmas, and all through the home, There was lots of stirring, ’til well after gloam. The eggs were beaten, to fill them with air, In the hopes that my presents, … Continue reading

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Keep Bonding and Nobody Explodes

In my first actual focused attempt to “bring people together”, I organised a team bonding session with the game Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes¬†for the programming team. The game is multiplayer, with one person acting as the bomb defuser and … Continue reading

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Rock of Ages

There are people who impact your life in significant ways, and then there’s Stringbeans. He definitely made a big impression on me, but the biggest impact he has had on my life is that he has forever influenced the way … Continue reading

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Adversarial Number Choosing

Think of a number between 1 and 10 (inclusive, so you can pick 1 or 10 as well as the numbers in between). Note down the number somewhere before you continue reading the rest of this post. Jal and I … Continue reading

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