Author Archives: Han

About Han

Han works in a university, helping students find jobs and work experience. She enjoys crafting, languages, growing vegetables, patting cats and drinking beer.

Hama bead madness…

Well it’s been a long time since an update on hackery, and a lot has happened! So here goes, an attempt at covering the last 3 or so months… I found a new hobby! Crafty but not too difficult (unlike … Continue reading

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CantHack..MedHack! A trip to Medway Innovation Centre

At the end of August, we were kindly invited to visit, and make use of the facilities at, the Medway Innovation Centre. We had met a member of Medway Makerspace at BarCamp Canterbury earlier in the year, and we were … Continue reading

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Re-use and recycle: various gardening hacks

Upside-down Tomato Planter I was reading online about upside-down tomato planters, and how particular varieties of tomato grow well in hanging baskets and the like.  We had recently finished a pot of rice, and I had kept the container just … Continue reading

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Ugly Christmas Jumper: follow-up

So the day came for the Christmas jumper to be worn to my work Christmas meal, and it was very well-received by most of my colleagues.  What I had not anticipated was the need to canvass for votes prior to … Continue reading

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Ugly Christmas Jumper

Disclaimer: I know nothing.  I am learning to geek out and hack.  I do not claim to know any of the technical words, and will probably get lots wrong.  Please be patient Before: My first foray into hackery began with … Continue reading

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