19 Jun

A typical day at 39steps studio

  • By: Liam
  • Posted: Monday 19th June 2017

So, what's it like to work at 39steps, in the lush suburban forests of Edinburgh? What is a "Phoscyon"? What is a "Cubase"?

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5 Dec

Ein Stück kuchen, bitte!

  • By: Julie
  • Posted: Monday 5th December 2016

Autumn in the Black Forest is pretty special, especially when sharing it with faaaamily. My German is seriously lacking but the brother introduced me to Duolingo and now I am hooked.

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8 Sep

Piss-up in a brewery

  • By: Steven
  • Posted: Thursday 8th September 2016

​Steven arranged a piss-up in a brewery last weekend. Well, it wasn't quite a piss-up but four beers were consumed in the space of two-and-a-half hours, whilst 80 litres of something approximating IPA was brewed.

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7 Sep

I bought a bicycle

  • By: Liam
  • Posted: Wednesday 7th September 2016

Cycling in the tropics, monkeys, Edin-burrow, Hawaiian hula hoops, and Autodesk Fusion 360.

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20 Jul

Places you've lived but never seen

  • By: Liam
  • Posted: Wednesday 20th July 2016

There may be places you've been but never seen, if you know what I mean. That is to say, perhaps you've lived in a city, but never quite got around to doing that thing that visitors get around to doing during their short stay...

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18 May

Muffin Review May 18, 2016

  • By: Liam
  • Posted: Wednesday 18th May 2016

​Today's muffin experience was akin to meeting a staunch Belarusian woman on the Aŭtazavodskaja line of the Minsk Metro.

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18 Apr

City adventures

  • By: Liam
  • Posted: Monday 18th April 2016

Pootling around Edinburgh on the bicycle offers up some wonderful Instagram opportunities. The Royal Yacht Britannia, for example, can be found conveniently parked right outside Debenhams.

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25 Feb

Good ol’ boys

  • By: Steven
  • Posted: Thursday 25th February 2016

Steven was pleased to find that his sons enjoy the same entertainment he did when he was a wee boy. The male Thomsons have been glued to series 3 of the Dukes of Hazzard since the brown Amazon pack fell through the letterbox last week.

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