Daughter cobweb likes to solder things together, and she has a plant on her window sill which doesn’t get watered enough. Why not build a plant watering system … This is how it turned out.
Bits of scrap wood, a hole drilled in the bottom. A bit of sawing using a rough idea of a bird-box, and a few screws later…
Added a hacksaw blade at the bottom so I can cut the paper. Holds 2 rolls. Paper towels are dispensed from the middle of the roll.
Mucky hands no more !
- 100g salted butter
- 100g sugar
- 170 flour
- Handful of sultanas
Mixup and shallow fry in veg oil.
Recipe for really good white bread rolls. Family favourite.
Recorded here for posterity and to make sure we never loose the only copy of the amounts which are currently on a scrap of paper somewhere in the pile of cookery notes and books.
- 500g String white flour
- 1 table-spoon sugar
- 1 tea-spoon salt (though less is probably ok)
- 7g dried yeast / one sachet
- 30-40g vegetable oil (a good glug)
- 300ml water
- Pizza setting in bread machine
- Shape and prove
Last week I attended the Southampton Code Dojo (http://southamptoncodedojo.com/). My objective was primarily to see how these folks ran their dojo, meet people and have some fun learning new things.
Poor thing has infected tic bites.