May 24, 2014

Mangoconut Shortcakes

I’ve been doing some mathematical modeling at work over the past couple of months. Sometimes math is a nice break from wet lab work.  The logic is relaxing.  Things are predictable.  At the same time, I’ve had to remember things that I learned in calculus in undergrad.  Partial differential equations, asymptotic analysis, limits.  I made my brain reach.

May 11, 2014

Balcony Garden: Day 0

Way back in January, when I wrote about the things I would like to focus on this year, I mentioned starting a balcony garden.  Although Canada has been less than cooperative with the weather this year, it is finally warm enough to plant some things outside!

Day 0: here we go!

May 04, 2014

Game Of Thrones: House Lannister Cake

The second in my series of cakes dedicated to the main houses of Game of Thrones.  See my Stark Family cake here.