You know how a couple of months ago I had this cat obsession and tried to find out why we are so obsessed with sharing cat-pictures in social media? Yeah, well this time. I am all into MEMES! They cover anything from how to survive the Zombie apocalypse to very snarky comments about REF. (Okay, […]
The rain clouds are already gathering again. However, we had a smidgen of sunshine this afternoon. So I thought I share it.
After one month of no internet (thank you again TalkTalk who does not even offer any form of compensation for extra work and extra costs) I don’t even know where to begin with updating you. So for tonight I’ll simply share the love with some pictures.
Agency in Virtual Conference Participation When I told my husband this morning that I was all excited to follow the Digital Researcher 2012 conference by Vitae he asked: But how do you get the conference experience then; of the middle aged man with the scruffy beard who corners you at the coffee and biscuit […]
I know the phrase is getting old, growing a beard and all that. However, spending a lovely afternoon with fellow academics the topic publication is as inevitable as rain in Scotland—even on a Sunday afternoon walking along the shores of Loch Lomond. So I am to sit down and write on an academic publication, and […]
Exploring a social media cat obsession The Evil Secret Dog Police has kidnapped my blog post about my cat obsession! But I will show you! I write it all again with even more cats in it! Ha! What is it about cats? I have realized that in the last two weeks I have posted a […]
Now that I have fully recovered from the PhD process I thought I share some of the blogs, twitter accounts, websites and other sources that helped me survive with you. Sources about passing a Viva and the PhD Process http://phd-viva.com Is a great source of stories and experiences from Viva survivors. This page was set […]
We have a ritual in my family that begins usually at our Christmas champagne breakfasts but continues pretty much during all family gatherings up until New Year’s eve. This ritual is an echo of times long gone, when during the dark period of the year families would gather around the fireplace and stories be told. […]
uhm bowl … I meant bowl! So yesterday was feeding time, Herman is quite a messy eater. 1 cup of sugar, flour and milk and he starts to go a bit over the top. You know similar to giving your 2 year old nephew too much sweets … Well, at least I understood what: ‘You […]
You may remember me chasing the dough a while ago. (If not click on the picture) Now the dough is chasing me—literally. Imagine what happened, my ‘ex-supervisor’* presented me with Herman! For all my non-German readers Herman is also known as German friendship cake. Although my mum would refute the fact that people who present […]