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December 29, 2009 3 Comments

Metal-Year Resolutions

Yeah, yeah. I know that title is shite. In many ways, creating goals and aims in the new year is a bit arbitrary: you can create a goal at any time, and there are better times to start formulating new plans than during the holiday period when you’re most likely drunk. But that new year, […]

December 28, 2009 0 Comments

Steff Metal’s Sausage Pasta of DOOM

CDH is a rather fussy eater. Like most men, he doesn’t like … any vegetable. He doesn’t like pasta. He doesn’t like tomatoes in anything except tomato sauce. So when I create a dish he really loves – a dish he requests week after week – I know I’m on a winner. This pasta is […]

December 27, 2009 1 Comment

Cthulhu’s Closet – Christmas Edition

I have returned from the Hawke’s Bay, and I am wearing christmas presents! I am wearing: “Bogan Baby” tee shirt, made by my sister, featuring the world’s awesomest nephew (mine!) wearing a shirt I brought him from Wacken and looking totally kreig orange shorts from H&M Skully tights from Jessocles in Sydney. I loves them, […]

December 22, 2009 2 Comments

Up the Irons! for 22 December, 2009

Tomorrow morning CDH and I wake up bright and early and drive down to my parent’s house for a few days. I am super kreigly excited! So this week, Up the Irons! to: Finishing work for the year  \m/  looking back over 2009 and realizing it’s been a year of awesome  \m/  the fact that […]

December 21, 2009 2 Comments

Ask a Bogan: Should I go to Teacher’s College?

Dear Steff Metal I finished my history degree last semester, and I’ve been trying to find a job. I would love to write history books or work in or a museum library or something, but I’m not too fussy – I’d basically love to do anything where I can be surrounded by the past. After five months […]

December 20, 2009 0 Comments

Linking Horn – Anti-Christmas Edition

In three days time CDH and I journey down the country to spend the holiday with my parents. Since they’re still on dial-up (my dad doesn’t believe in the internet), you won’t see many posts from me until after New Years. To sate your lust, here’s many, many great links from around the itnerwebs. I […]

December 19, 2009 1 Comment

Top Ten Last-Minute Homemade Heavy Metal Christmas Gifts

I’m one of those annoying people who everyone hates – the person who does all their Christmas shopping / planning before October. I do this because I love giving gifts, and I don’t want to spend most of December stressing about it. I want the whole process to be fun. So I keep an eye […]

December 17, 2009 0 Comments

Ice Cream Truck

Omigod, there is a Mr Whippy parked outside out office with 150 FREE ice creams (with flakes and sprinkles) for the Foundation Staff. From a generous annoymous benefactor. The world is a wonderful place :)