Tamagoyaki (Japanese Rolled Omelette)

My first “Foodie” post will be something that seems simple, but is actually really tricky to get right: the Japanese Rolled Omelette. If done correctly, this should result in a mellow, slightly sweet & savoury flavour with an interesting texture from repeated thin layers of crispy, fluffy, and gooey eggy goodness. If done badly, you…

Felting

I’ve recently taken up “Felting” as a new craft after working with someone who was a hobbyist felter. Their description of how it worked was fascinating, especially how easy it seemed. Felting is the process of intermingling fibres of fabric to form a sturdy non-woven fabric. One method uses special notched metal needles, that snag…

Welcome to Nerdy Crafty Foodie

This blog will hopefully become an online scrapbook and project page for my interests. I’ll try to split this into the 3 topics in the blog title. Nerdy – Science-Fiction literature, Japanese anime and manga, Video Games, as well as Western comic books, graphic novels and net comics… I’ve always loved consuming them and will…