I just spent two days shifting 1.4 metric tonnes of gravel.  By hand. Using two buckets and a shovel. I carried the buckets up four steep steps to the garden. The buckets were heavy. Now I have no desire to type or do anything at all except sit around and watch old episodes of Stargate …

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My current list of disappointments this week are as follows. Buying Stollen (otherwise known as delicious, delicious German Christmas bread) and forgetting that the marzipan in the middle is optional. No marzipan could be found in my Stollen. Sad. Running Seti@home over the years and only seeing endless packets of zip. Just background noise in …

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This isn’t really a posting about much except for a mea culpa.  I made an assumption that if I updated my posts in WordPress then it would be updated on Facebook. Nope. It looks like FB caches the first post and doesn’t touch it again (and WordPress doesn’t push an update).  Apologies to anyone who …

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