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Tefal Actifry Review

September 30, 2013 No Comments

Read our Tefal Actifry review to find out whether it can really make crispy chips with a fraction of the oil! We saw the Tefal Actifry demonstrated on QVC and we really liked the concept of low fat cooking as well as some of the other benefits the product claims to offer: Preserves the quality …

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Review of White Rabbit England Rabbit Lamp

July 14, 2013 No Comments
White Rabbit Night Light by White Rabbit England

One day I was given a box and inside was a wonderful surprise! I’d had my eye on one of these White Rabbit England Ceramic Lights for a while but could not really justify buying it for myself, so when my man gifted it to me out of the blue, I was thrilled! What’s in …

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How to block Steam ports with the Netgear N900 WNDR4500

July 11, 2013 No Comments
Blocking Team Fortress 2 with Netgear WNDR4500

This is of course, not a review – but still hopefully a source of useful information.  This is a quick guide on how to block Steam traffic on the Netgear WNDR4500.  The same instructions should work on any router if you can replicate what I am showing here. Blocking Steam Traffic with your Netgear router …

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Today’s ear worm : Pieces of String by Alele Diane

June 7, 2013 No Comments

Today’s ear-worm is “Pieces of String” by Alela Diane from the album The Pirate’s Gospel .

The Father’s Day Gift Dilemma

June 7, 2013 No Comments
Silva Field Compass

On Sunday 16th June it’s Father’s Day. Every year I have the same problem…what shall I get my Dad for father’s day? What is the perfect Father’s day gift? Obviously, if he was a coffee drinker, and I was feeling very generous, I could get him a Nespresso Pixie, or maybe even a pack of …

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Wordless Wednesday 21st December 2011

December 21, 2011 No Comments
Nespresso Espresso with Amaratti Biscuit

Perfect Breakfast, croissants with Nespresso Vivalto macchiato

December 17, 2011 No Comments
Nespresso Coffee with a Fresh Croissant and home made Jam

Warm croissants with home-made jam, washed down with a Nespresso Vivalto macchiato coffee – made in my Krupps Pixie, of course!

Basic Nespresso Mocha

November 17, 2011 No Comments
Nespresso Mocha

Sometimes when you are cold and tired and a bit grumpy, a coffee on its own just isn’t enough, even if it is a Nespresso coffee made with a Krups Pixie. Sometimes you need something sweet and hot and chocolately with a coffee kick to boot. What you need is a Nespresso Mocha. But you can’t …

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Nespresso Coffee Ice Cream

November 16, 2011 No Comments
Nespresso Coffee Ice Cream Featured Image

I have to confess that my previous experience with coffee ice cream has not been a good one. In fact, before I tried this Nespresso Ice Cream I didn’t think I even liked coffee ice cream! I made the coffee for the recipe using my Nespresso Pixie Coffee Machine and my Ice Cream Maker.  It’s likely …

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