Cooking up unicorns

April 3, 2012

A rare, medieval cookbook was discovered on April 1st with some extra tasty recipes. Refer link.

The illustrations are just divine. Thank you British Library for your continuing dedication to all things delicious and mythical.

Related post: Unicorns next 5km & Don’t ever sleep


2010 in review

January 4, 2011

The stats helper monkeys at created visitor statistics for Snippets in 2010, and here’s a  summary:


Featured imageSnippets was viewed about 4,800 times in 2010.

In 2010, there were 18 new posts, growing the total archive of this blog to 64 posts. There were 66 pictures uploaded, taking up a total of 20mb. That’s about a picture per week.

The busiest day of the year was March 21st with 50 views. The most popular post that day was Unicorns next 5km.

Where did they come from?

The top referring sites in 2010 were,,,, and

Some visitors came searching, mostly for long cat, west 8, elephant shrew, long cats, and city square.

Attractions in 2010

These are the posts and pages that got the most views in 2010.


Unicorns next 5km March 2010


Animal of the Week November 2007
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Rotterdam 25th May – 4th June 2007 June 2007


Squashed rat and freshly dead pigeon. August 2007


Shit on a brick August 2007
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Thanks for taking the time to read Snippets in 2010. I look forward to bringing you more exciting news of unicorns, poo and squashed animals in 2011. I also look forward to your comments.

Unicorns next 5km

March 20, 2010

Graffiti found on the toilet wall of The Arthouse. I drove carefully, but didn’t see any. I think the horn (aka spiralcorn) was added to the original drawing. Truly magical.