Visit from another German/Tommy Lake

Marcel Schweiker is visiting Liam for a month. He’s a researcher at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology in Germany. Liam’ll be returning that visit to Marcel (accompanied by Nina) in October and November. Here’s Marcel’s lab at KIT, named LOBSTER. It’s used to study comfort and behaviour of office occupants. For instance, how much less likely…

Small pizza oven update

We managed to build up the rest of the base last visit, and then fill ‘er up with spare rocks and gravel. Emi and I stopped by for a quick “hello” on our way to Guelph this past week. So pretty! And the pizza oven, too. The bit in front is a taste of the…

Mysterious bit n’ bobs

This is an overflow post, since there were a few things that I wanted to mention in the other post, but counting up to more than 3 things seemed too scattered, so here we are. In captioned pictures: Isn’t that weird? We arrived after a few weeks away and found piles of this. I thought,…

Rocks, cleaning up, and all the kids

So many things to give updates on… Summer visits are more frequent so we’ve done quite a bit. To structure the upcoming babble, we’ll talk about (1) rocks that we’ve been transforming into a magical surprise, (2) cleaning up the cabin in anticipation for (3) a visit from Mummy, Lisanne, and the kids. Numero uno:…