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Guest Post: I think I might be Growing Up

So, I’m about to graduate. I’ve spent the last 3 years studying at UWA and now I am 3 weeks away from my last class and 5 and a bit away from my final exam.* Then it’s finished. 686 more words

Life Advice

Trudy's cool tree

Trudy dropped in yesterday to pick up some special order canvases, and show off her latest creation!

This is really top-notch finishing. I love the way the talented finisher made this frame easel backing that folds down flat when not displayed. 22 more words


What I'm Writing

One of the reasons I started this blog was to find and foster community among my fellow mother-writers, and I’ve already found a lovely one in Maddy over at… 711 more words


The One Where I Get Nostalgic

Dear B,

These past three months, there has been very little need to write letters, seeing as we were only a few meters away, finishing high school forever.  277 more words


Wednesday Words of Wisdom: Neil Gaiman

I was pleasantly surprised to learn that Stardust is a book written by Neil Gaiman. I knew of Stardust as a movie before I knew it as a book, so reading an introductory sample of… 799 more words

Random Thoughts

- Barrier Coatings - Painting Galvanized Cooling Towers?

Due to a variety of reasons, ranging from aesthetics to an attempt to increase rust protection some customers paint their galvanized cooling towers.  Some would use regular paint, others would use a high-end epoxy-based paint or other sophisticated compounds, but in every case it was always a balancing act to provide feedback on this practice. 202 more words

Cooling Tower

Seiko Historical Collection The Year 2000

14 years ago at the turn of the millennium, Seiko launched a collection of 7 watches in Japan.

These were meant to be re-issues of significant watches in their watch making history. 1,407 more words