LOLCats: Teh Exhibishun

Oh Hai! If you can haz an internet connection, chances are you’re familiar with the online phenomenon that is teh LOLCat. Until this week I thought everyone knew what a LOLCat was, but to my astonishment I found myself on more than one occasion explaining about cute pictures of kittehs with badly spelled captions. Why are…

Stuff! Unimaginable Amounts of Stuff! Everywhere!

From an adventure to an usual museum focusing on one object to a museum rammed to the rafters, toe to top-full of the most amazingly mesmerizing artefacts, I do try and provide some variety. Can you guess what museum I’ve been adventuring to this time? Take a gold star if you guessed the  Sir John Soane’s…

A Truth Universally Acknowledged: Jane Austen’s House Museum

After writing about the Austen Family’s Bread Pudding Recipe not so long ago, I thought it would be fun to continue the adventure by visiting the museum that provided said recipe.  And which museum would that be? That would be one of the many Jane Austen museum’s out there. Luckily, it was the one closest to me…

Testing! Testing!

The Kirkaldy Testing Museum is one of London’s most unusual museums. Located in Southwark (more specifically here) the Kirkaldy Testing museum is unique in several ways; not only is it only open on the first Sunday of each month but it only boasts one object – Kirkaldy’s universal testing machine. Intrigued? Well, without further ado, on with…