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(Re-)Introduction 

Started an alt for @FiXato here on toot.cat to see if is a closer match to what I want out of a , feature-wise.
So, it's time for a re-introduction:

Who am I?

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I'm FiXato, a stay-at-home father of a two-year-old I often refer to as .
While I was born in the Netherlands, I've been living in northern Norway for quite some time now.

What do I do?

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In day-to-day life I take care of our son while the missus is at work, and when I have some spare time and headspace, I like to tinker on my various coding projects.

Aside from that, I like to play some mobile Android games such as , and .

Overview in hashtags:

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Okay, cold tea finished off with some milk added, and now I have a mug of hot next to my laptop.
Less chance of me forgetting about it, but I'll have to walk back to add some milk once it's finished brewing. :)

Yes, yes, I know some people will think I am the devil for adding milk to .

I am not going to argue with them for being right about the latter part. ;)

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#msx Track&Field 2 just arrived by mail. It came with a manual too.

The manual taught me only the RIGHT cursor is for running. --> So why have I spent my childhood pressing the LEFT and RIGHT cursors???? 😭😂

paid casting for nonbinary voice actor, boosts welcome 

Via twitter.com/racheline_m/status

"I am currently casting a voice actor who:
- identifies as non-binary
- has an excellent RP
- can sound 16-20
- has a demo to send my producer

This is for PAID work w possible expansion beyond the immediate project.

Feel feee to RT. If this is you, DMs are open for your links."

Been really enjoying the series of Let's Play Hitman 2 videos by Many A True Nerd.

I've never played any of the series myself, but it looks like it could actually be something I might enjoy. It's also a that has the potential to still be quite playable after having watched a of it, due to the variety of ways of taking out your targets, and exploring the lore.

re: pet peeve about shops 

Of course they also didn't have the kind of diaper pants that we usually get for the 2yo... They had the right brand, , in the right size, but they only had 'open' diapers rather than the pants model he prefers to wear, and I find easier to put on.

So, ended up having to go for , which of course is quite a bit more expensive.

With the storm expected to hit full force tomorrow, I didn't want to wait to check a different shop then...

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pet peeve about shops 

If your employees won't spot your tiny discount stickers, then please start using bigger ones that they will see...
Second time this week that I buy something from that has a tiny sticker on it indicating it has been discounted, but not getting charged the right amount because they 'missed the sticker'...
This time I would've ended up paying 4 times as much if I hadn't asked for the receipt to double check.

Overall I like the chain, but this Mega is bad...

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Let's hope the grocery shop I'll go out in the cold to, actually still has diapers for the little one...

Always fun when your favourite / 'er, , pronounces your online handle the right way from the first time. :)

food, non-vegetarian, modern take on Ancient Babylonian Tuh'u recipe 

When it comes to chamfers, you really don't want to cut corners.

Planed on trying to set up a #xmpp server today, but i am not sure what server is recomended, the main ones that stands out to me are #ejabberd and #prosody i can also use #openfire buy i don't know what the diffrences are, what dose the #fediverse recomend?

A phrase read on Twitter:

«hot fixato: devs arguing about who broke production»

strokes beard and wonders what he should think of that becoming a 'that should exist'.

Guess what I forgot again? 

Indeed, I once again forgot I had put the kettle on for a pot of !

That's been fixed now; tea is brewing.

Place your wagers on if I am going to forget the actual tea next. ;)

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