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Warning ~ this is VERY sweet but a deeelicious treat, makes a tin full. Especially good for school lunch boxes. Credits for this recipe go to Liz over at Greenparent …copied here in case that link breaks, so I can … Continue reading
Thought I’d start playing at designing a CNC router, search around for tools to use for modeling. Google Sketchup (Windows/Mac only, so not great for me), Inkscape (2D only) and then I discovered Openscad. OpenScad is a great toy, and … Continue reading
Inspired by all this skeleton building, when a servo arrived in the post, a friend and I couldn’t resist bolting it to the cardboard skull, from skeleton #1. Then when I acquired a broken angle-poise table lamp I saw great … Continue reading
Another family favorite. 40g Butter 150g Pudding Rice 150g Sugar 1.5 litres milk Butter the inside of the slow cooker pot. Add ingredients. Stir. Cover and cook for 3-4 hours.
Very quick and easy. 20 mins all-in. Makes 15-20. Recipe follows after the break…
So after the best part of a year of saying I’d share it… here is our family cookie recipe…
My second skeleton kit is called “Build Your Own Human Skeleton: Das menschliche Skelett zum Selberbauen (Taschen Specials)”. Taschen is the publisher I believe.
A line of shell-script helps me change all my image files from having an upper-case file extension to one which WordPress recognises: for old in *.JPG; do mv $old `basename $old .JPG`.jpg; done
When our daughter said she had to learn about bones for her school science quiz team, I thought it would be a great opportunity to build ourselves a life-sized human skeleton. I found two on the inter-web, and thought I’d get … Continue reading
To help the Raspberry Pi project with ironing out any issues with their ordering process, I ordered a sticker from their web-shop. It arrived today. Huraah ! Dutifully installed on my laptop case.