Monthly Archives: November 2011

Some things about Japan

I was in Japan recently and I made some notes on a scrap piece of paper while on a train. The aim was just to list some things that were interesting/different about Japan compared to Australia. So, here’s the list: … Continue reading

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Dill’s Atlantic Giant – Week #5

Egypt, Libya, Syria, Israel, Palestine, Afghanistan, Iraq – sheesh, too heavy! I just want to grow a pumpkin! So it’s week five and things are going well (I assume. I don’t have any previous experience, your Honour). The pumpkin looks … Continue reading

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Dill’s Atlantic Giant – Week #3

Earlier in the year my best mate and I decided to go head to head, mano a mano, in the manliest of all the pastimes – growing giant pumpkins. A suitable supplier was found (http://www.diggers.com.au/) and the seeds were purchased … Continue reading

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