Category Archives: Everyday Life

Because scientists have a life too (I know it’s hard to believe, but we do!)

Good old new year’s resolutions

Fear not my fellow nerd lovers!!! It will all be accompanied by the usual scent of science nerdiness that your dearest Knitting Scientist has accustomed you to!!!

Good old new year’s resolutions

Fear not my fellow nerd lovers!!! It will all be accompanied by the usual scent of science nerdiness that your dearest Knitting Scientist has accustomed you to!!!

Things I want to do on my holidays

Well, that’s two done, eight more to go! Are you having a break? What are your plans?

Things I want to do on my holidays

Well, that’s two done, eight more to go! Are you having a break? What are your plans?

My little bag of comfort

Every morning I religiously pack my knitting bag. Even if I don’t even open it, it’s comforting to know that it’s there in my handbag just in case I need to wander away to knitting wonderland!…

My little bag of comfort

Every morning I religiously pack my knitting bag. Even if I don’t even open it, it’s comforting to know that it’s there in my handbag just in case I need to wander away to knitting wonderland!…

Delayed Easter baking!

The traditional Easter bread in Portugal is called “Folar da Pascoa” and is a sweet doughy fennel flavoured bread. This year I decided to get crafty in the kitchen and make myself one of these portuguese Easter breads.

Delayed Easter baking!

The traditional Easter bread in Portugal is called “Folar da Pascoa” and is a sweet doughy fennel flavoured bread. This year I decided to get crafty in the kitchen and make myself one of these portuguese Easter breads.

Great women like us

“Behind a great man there’s a great woman”. Maybe we are still women behind the great men and it’s nobody else’s fault but our own.

Great women like us

“Behind a great man there’s a great woman”. Maybe we are still women behind the great men and it’s nobody else’s fault but our own.

First Giveaway – Winner announced!

Congratulations Gina!!! I am sooooo happy you won! Please contact me with your post address by email or by private message on facebook. These will make awesome Spring earrings! πŸ™‚
For those of you that didn’t win or simply don’t use facebook, stay tuned! Soon there will be a giveaway for blog comments only!

First Giveaway – Winner announced!

Congratulations Gina!!! I am sooooo happy you won! Please contact me with your post address by email or by private message on facebook. These will make awesome Spring earrings! πŸ™‚
For those of you that didn’t win or simply don’t use facebook, stay tuned! Soon there will be a giveaway for blog comments only!

Happy New Year!

So after putting the old year in retrospective, it is now time for the so-cliche new year’s resolutions. To be honest, I haven’t had time to think too deeply about this… Maybe this year I’ll just go with the flow… How about you, what are your new year’s resolutions?

Happy New Year!

So after putting the old year in retrospective, it is now time for the so-cliche new year’s resolutions. To be honest, I haven’t had time to think too deeply about this… Maybe this year I’ll just go with the flow… How about you, what are your new year’s resolutions?