Archive for 2012

The year when Curiosity, the Mars Science Laboratory mission’s rover, successfully lands on Mars.

  • Looking Both Ways (a Recap)

    21:55 · 31st Dec 2012

    In which I recap the tumultuous year that involved packing a bag each and moving to a completely new country.

  • A Christmas In Pictures

    20:58 · 30th Dec 2012

    In which I embed a Flickr slideshow showing our Christmas in pictures.

  • Fuck You, Pay Me!

    23:26 · 6th Dec 2012

    In which I rant about some of the misconceptions of the design industry.

  • A Dickensian Christmas

    22:14 · 2nd Dec 2012

    In which the Eriksson family take a bus to experience their first Dickensian Christmas.

  • Carlos versus Cancer

    23:09 · 30th Nov 2012

    In which I finish growing a mildly trustworty moustache to raise awareness for men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men’s suicide.

  • What the Fuck Am I Eating?

    21:55 · 29th Nov 2012

    In which the Eriksson family try their taste palate at the awful yeast spread that is Marmite.

  • A Rainy Night on Drury Lane

    22:42 · 26th Nov 2012

    In which I start writing a multi-part short story about an ineffectual detective with a lisp.

  • A Guiding Hand in Hollywood

    16:30 · 24th Nov 2012

    In which I review a butt load of movies, to spare you the effort of seeing them only to realise you had wasted your time.

  • Mary Fudgemas

    22:46 · 22nd Nov 2012

    In which the Eriksson family go into town to see the lighting of the annual Christmas tree.

  • Not a Shower, nor a Grower

    21:57 · 20th Nov 2012

    In which I grow a moustache to raise awareness for men’s health issues, such as prostate cancer, testicular cancer and men’s suicide.

  • I Miss Certain Kinds of Fish

    22:01 · 14th Nov 2012

    In which I talk about the top 10 things I kind of miss from Finland but not enough to move back but possibly enough to import them at some point.

  • This Is the Post Title

    22:53 · 8th Nov 2012

    In which I almost forget to write an entry for the day but end up talking about the re-branding I’m doing.

  • The Bird in the Hand Is Dead

    20:01 · 29th Oct 2012

    In which I change the much-loved Fiinix Design name in favour of something a little easier to spell.

  • On a Very Special Carlos

    10:38 · 27th Oct 2012

    In which I’ve taken a break from smoking and realise how few entries I’ve written this year.

  • Living in Alan, with Alan

    19:54 · 26th Aug 2012

    In which I finally reveal what our new home looks like, in all its semi-furnished glory.

  • A Hole in the Wall

    09:16 · 20th Jul 2012

    In which I return after a two month hiatus by seeing the Olympic flame.

  • I Charted Myself

    21:58 · 30th May 2012

    In which I write a disappointing entry about almost nothing at all but show a photo from our self-catering accommodation.

  • The Sittingbourne Sessions

    15:24 · 21st May 2012

    In which I record a few cover songs, including the one I auditioned with for Idols months ago.

  • Double Whammy

    16:49 · 18th May 2012

    In which I attend a job interview in the UK and feel like it’s promising.

  • This Monday Sucks a Little Less

    11:54 · 26th Mar 2012

    In which I make a chart depicting the levels Days of the week sucks and get a coffee delivery from the UK.

  • Sssh, They Might See Me

    21:12 · 15th Mar 2012

    In which I write a journal entry retelling the epic adventure of flying to the UK.

  • Up, Up And Away

    09:10 · 11th Mar 2012

    In which I get excited about flying over to the UK for job interviews.

  • Job Hunting and Me

    14:06 · 6th Jan 2012

    In which I’ve started hunting for a job in the UK.