Cell signalling

Random Photo Tuesday1 Chalky cell signalling by framboise on Flickr. Guess what nerds sketch when they’re playing in the backyard with their kid’s chalk? Cell signalling pathways, that’s what… Can you tell I have neurotransmission on my mind?2 1 Should read: Random post Tuesday. How long will this spate of blogging last? Until I submit […]

Mama’s and Dada’s Days

Although Fin isn’t old enough to understand what either day means, we had some fun celebrating both Mother’s Day and Father’s Day this year1. My present from P was a nice big pile of pancakes: And my present from Fin was a nice long lie-in. Until 10am! And some flowers, freshly beheaded from my little […]

A stroll around Lincoln Park

After showing you our West LA / Santa Monica neighbourhood earlier this week, I thought I’d better get a move on and write up a few words about our brief stay in Chicago before the photos become meaningless to us. I know that somewhere, on our back-up HDD and DVDs lie a slew of photos, […]


Okonomiyaki, a photo by framboise on Flickr. Kansai-style okonomiyaki is pretty easy to make. Admittedly, we cheat by using a prepared flour mix, but you could make it from scratch with bonus foodie points using Maki-san’s okonomiyaki recipe. If/when we ever move somewhere without an Asian supermarket, I’ll be hoarding okonomiyaki sauce and Kewpie mayonnaise […]