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Aug 23, 2020

Quarantine Hobbies Pt. 3: Niku

Quarantine has really been a great time for Niku to develop his hobbies. Well, to be honest, I can only guess what his prior hobbies were because I wasn’t around literally all day to watch him as I am now, but I imagine Niku is a very worldly cat with many interests. Thanks to work-from-home in effect, I can now witness them first-hand:

Niku sleeping on the windowsill

Niku enjoys the occasional nap

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Jun 8, 2020

Quarantine Hobbies Pt 2: Ariel

My quarantine “hobby” is mechanical keyboards (but mostly just buying keycap sets).

(Is buying things a hobby? Honestly, after spending an ungodly amount of time on r/mk on this subject, I think it is 90% of it.)

Work-from-home keyboard:


The base template: a Keychron K2 (75% form factor) with Gatetron blue switches

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May 3, 2020

Quarantine Hobbies Pt 1: Frank

We’re actually using the kitchen now. Or rather, Frank is using it such that 6.5/7 of our meals don’t come from takeout anymore. Some highlights:


We tried jjapaguri, or “ramdon” as it was named in Parasite. Verdict: not that great.

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