Author Archives: blogmywiki

Protected: micro:bit dog collar

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Posted in Uncategorized | Enter your password to view comments.

Home-made vermouth part 2 – gin!

A few weeks ago I had a go at making my own vermouth by infusing some herbs and spices in a small amount of vodka and adding it to some wine. I bottled it last week and the results are … Continue reading

Posted in drink | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Home-made Vermouth – part 1

I love vermouth. I like a vodka martini, a regular one and more than both of those things I love the smell of dry white vermouth hitting the risotto pan and evaporating straight into my nostrils. In recent years the … Continue reading

Posted in food | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Nim and the Sinclair Cambridge Programmable calculator

The game of Nim comes in many forms, but the idea is same: players take turns to remove objects from a pile and the player left taking the last object loses. Or wins. You can play it so you win … Continue reading

Posted in computers, nostalgia | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Human Voices by Penelope Fitzgerald

Human Voices by Penelope Fitzgerald (1980). 4th Estate Books, £8.99 It’s hard not think that I was destined to read, and indeed love, this book. Andy Miller recommended it to me saying he thought it would be right up my … Continue reading

Posted in BBC, fiction, literature, radio | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment