Raspberry Pi for Kids

What can a Raspberry Pi do then? I’ve been thinking for a while about obtaining a Raspberry Pi. With 3 children in various key stages at school there are lots of opportunities to see what it can do. And as a failed computerite from the olden days, it would be interesting to see if it can be a redeeming […]

Tassimo Coffee machine

Whoopee, Christmas has come and gone. And….. The present this year was a Tassimo Coffee machine of the T20 variety. So entry level machine, but then you have to be careful what you give a coffee snob! With the lovely silver espresso machine taking pride of place in the kitchen, the amateur Barista isn’t going […]

Its raining again

Well another Sunday, another rainday! Mind you its been quite dry for the last 2-3 weeks, so we can’t complain. And on a personal note we’ve just laid some turf on our lawn this weekend, so rain is GOOD! Kids back at school and settling in to the new year/classes/teachers. Same old friends and enemies! […]

Another summer

Here we go then, summer hols over and kids back to school. And guess what, the sun comes out and we get weeks of dry fine weather!  At least the washing will dry then. It is a bit annoying, when the kids had the holidays in relative damp conditions, but it helps me as I am re […]