Posts Index

Books

Hammered – Elizabeth Bear (22 Nov 2008)
Magic Bites – Ilona Andrews (11 Oct 2008)
Nation – Terry Pratchett (18 Sep 2008)
Nothing’s Impossible – Brian Blessed (14 Mar 2010)
Retail therapy – Galloway and Porter style (11 Oct 2008)
Rivers of London, Ben Aaronovitch (8 Feb 2014)
Sniper One – Dan Mills (20 Nov 2008)
The Man Who Mistook His Wife for a Hat, Oliver Sacks (27 Aug 2012)
The Other Side of the Dale – Gervase Phinn (5 Aug 2008)

Food

Risotto Cakes (7 Jun 2009)
2010 Food Festival, Part 1.1 (26 Sep 2010)
2010 Food Festival, Part 2.1 (10 Oct 2010)
2010 York Whisky Festival (28 Sep 2010)
2010 York Wine Festival (31 Oct 2010)
4 minute chocolate mug cake (18 Apr 2010)
A bit more preserving (28 Nov 2009)
Apple and Blackberry Muffins (31 Oct 2010)
Apricot and Amaretti Tarte (30 Jul 2011)
Apricot and Raspberry Ice-cream (30 Aug 2011)
Asparagus and broccoli pasty (26 May 2009)
Autumn garden and chutneying (4 Oct 2009)
Autumn Harvest Fare (12 Sep 2010)
Berries! (20 Jul 2008)
Black Forest Muffins (21 Dec 2009)
Blackberry and Apple Fruit Leather (31 Aug 2009)
Building fruit cages, nomming cherries and the rest of the carry on (12 Jul 2009)
Cheese and Onion Pasties (26 Feb 2010)
Cherry and Almond Cake (25 Apr 2011)
Cherry choc fridge cake (15 May 2011)
Choc cream Zucotto (10 Jul 2011)
Christmas Flapjack (19 Nov 2012)
Cookies (8 Oct 2007)
Damson Chutney (24 Aug 2007)
Easy Caramel and Honeycomb Ice Cream (30 Sep 2012)
Elderflower cordial (24 Jun 2009)
Elderflower Cordial 2012 (15 Jul 2012)
Festive sweet treats (9 Jan 2011)
Flapjack! (23 Jul 2007)
Fudge (31 Oct 2009)
Glenmorangie Tasting (11 Mar 2010)
Gooseberry and Elderflower Sorbet (15 Jul 2012)
Gravlax (26 Feb 2008)
Herman, the friendly cake (14 Mar 2012)
Home Fermented Ginger Beer (11 Mar 2012)
Homemade caramelised onion, feta and sun dried tomato tarts (8 Jul 2012)
Homemade chilli powder (16 Dec 2006)
Homemade crunchie bars (18 Oct 2012)
Homemade salted caramel and honeycomb ice cream (20 Apr 2013)
Homemade vanilla ice cream (22 Aug 2010)
Ice cream on the quick (1 Jul 2010)
India vs Scotland (27 Oct 2009)
Islay – “Blind Fury” (28 Nov 2010)
Jam making (9 Aug 2007)
Kentucky Crawl Tasting (8 Jul 2012)
Lemon Sorbet (5 Sep 2010)
Light Easter Fruit Cake (25 Apr 2011)
Mediterranean fish pie (15 May 2011)
Mille Feuille a la Dav (10 Jul 2011)
Parathas (16 Feb 2010)
Pastries (8 Feb 2009)
Pear Sorbet (28 Sep 2010)
Peat – a global event (13 Jun 2010)
Plum and Courgette Chutney (27 Sep 2009)
Plum Sorbet (5 Sep 2010)
Plums bottled in Syrup (27 Sep 2009)
Potatoes and Elderpples (15 Aug 2010)
Propagating Strawberries from runners (6 Oct 2008)
Raymond Blanc’s Kitchen Secrets (12 Mar 2010)
Sakushi (13 Feb 2011)
Salted caramel chocolate torte (25 Mar 2012)
Salted caramel sauce (20 Apr 2013)
Slighty purple apple cake (27 Sep 2009)
Slow roast duck leg and herb encrusted rack of lamb (9 Jan 2011)
Spiced Green Tomato and Apple Chutney (27 Oct 2007)
Squash and sage ravioli (26 May 2009)
Strawberries and garlic and beans, oh my! (1 Mar 2009)
Strawberries! (24 Jun 2007)
Strawberry Jam (9 Aug 2007)
Strawberry Jelly (12 Jul 2009)
Summer berry and cherry jelly tarts with mascarpone cream (8 Sep 2012)
Sun, Sea, Sand, Surf and.. wait for it.. Spam! (4 Feb 2007)
Tea and cakes (8 Mar 2009)
the bread cried when the lazy person ate it (2 Feb 2007)
Tojiro Senkou Santoku (7 Dec 2009)
Tropical panacotta (15 May 2011)
Vegetable stock and salt rant (5 Nov 2010)
Yeast (25 Mar 2012)
York Wine Fair 2009 (27 Sep 2009)

Games

A Hunters guide to Kael’thas Sunstrider (26 Feb 2008)
Alpha Protocol (12 Jun 2010)
Defense Grid: The Awakening (1 Feb 2009)
Kael’thas down! (23 Jan 2008)
Netherstrand Longbow macro (28 Feb 2008)
Oy, get orf moi class! (10 Dec 2007)
World of Goo (1 Feb 2009)

General Gubbins

2010 Food Festival, Part 1.1 (26 Sep 2010)
2010 Food Festival, Part 2.1 (10 Oct 2010)
2010 York Whisky Festival (28 Sep 2010)
Adobe Connect Now (26 Apr 2009)
Amaryllis and coffee and fudge (28 Mar 2010)
Are computer games a waste of time? (20 Feb 2007)
Autumn garden and chutneying (4 Oct 2009)
Autumn Harvest Fare (12 Sep 2010)
Beef stroganoff with matchstick potatoes (11 Jan 2009)
Beningbrough Hall (8 Feb 2009)
Beware vikings bearing gifts (13 Sep 2008)
Brevity (18 Dec 2006)
Bruichladdich Academy – The voyage home and one week on (26 Sep 2009)
Bruichladdich for sale?! (12 Jul 2012)
Building fruit cages, nomming cherries and the rest of the carry on (12 Jul 2009)
Conferences (30 Mar 2009)
Day -1 : York to Vallorcine (4 Jul 2010)
Day 3 – Champex to Verbier (8 Jul 2010)
Does it get cold in space? (24 Jun 2008)
Fireworks night at the Balloon Tree (8 Nov 2009)
Fruit, elderflowers, peas and blogging on the move (2 Jul 2010)
Fun with Flickr (10 May 2007)
Garden tidying and a moment of Dear Diary (1 Nov 2009)
Genius ideas that I wished I had the patent on (27 Oct 2007)
Giggles near a plane! (5 Dec 2007)
Giggles on a plane! (5 Dec 2007)
Good Food Show (5 Dec 2007)
Good Food Show part 2 (5 Dec 2007)
Growing the hill o beans (20 Jan 2009)
Happy 2009 (5 Jan 2009)
Hello, good evening and welcome (30 Nov 2006)
Hey! It’s not just me after all (25 Jan 2007)
Human Nature and recycling (10 Jan 2009)
I can do science, me. (29 Aug 2007)
I have a cunning plan.. (4 Dec 2007)
icmp ping connection monitor script (16 Jun 2009)
Interesting Dates for the Easily Amused (5 Jun 2007)
LCD Monitor and HD PVR for the watching of digital TV (25 Dec 2009)
Leaky Alloy Wheels (11 Oct 2009)
Me wanna go swoosh! (11 Dec 2007)
Morning and trains (28 Mar 2009)
Palin and Saturday Kitchen and chatter (17 May 2009)
Peggle (19 Oct 2007)
Photoses (30 Nov 2006)
PHP UK 2012 (4 Mar 2012)
Please describe your daily routine (25 Feb 2007)
Potatoes and Elderpples (15 Aug 2010)
Progress in the garden (3 May 2009)
Share and enjoy (2 Feb 2007)
Snow (6 Feb 2010)
snow, snow, egg, beans and snow (28 Nov 2010)
Spring has finally sprung (22 Mar 2009)
Spring time again in the garden (20 Mar 2011)
St Nicholas Fayre (28 Nov 2009)
Strawberries and garlic and beans, oh my! (1 Mar 2009)
Strawberries! (24 Jun 2007)
Sun, Sea, Sand, Surf and.. wait for it.. Spam! (4 Feb 2007)
Switching from Apache CGI to Lighttpd FastCGI (13 Apr 2007)
Testing testing, is this thing on? (13 Jun 2008)
The nature of free learning (7 Jun 2012)
There’s hope for us yet (5 Dec 2006)
Tojiro Senkou Santoku (7 Dec 2009)
TV’s Britain (6 Jan 2009)
Vista and flash (4 Dec 2006)
Vulcan XH558 (26 Sep 2010)
Waiting for Godot (26 Apr 2009)
well kept secrets (16 Jan 2007)
Which SciFi Character Are You? (13 Dec 2007)
Which super hero are you? (11 Jan 2007)
Windows 7 Beta (21 Jan 2009)
Winter driving thoughts from the O’Rly school of Now Why Didn’t I Think Of That? (1 Dec 2010)

Postcards

A good Yorkshire day out (8 Feb 2010)
A walk near Leavening (24 Feb 2009)
Aaagh! A shadow! (18 Jun 2008)
Are you sure we’re in the alps? (18 Jun 2008)
Beningbrough Hall (8 Feb 2009)
Berry’s first unaffiliated One Day Event – Thirsk (9 May 2010)
Bruichladdich Academy – A day in a warehouse (15 Sep 2009)
Bruichladdich Academy – Grain to spirit (16 Sep 2009)
Bruichladdich Academy – Lochgoilhead to Bruichladdich (14 Sep 2009)
Bruichladdich Academy – Peat, noses and those that wield them (18 Sep 2009)
Bruichladdich Academy – The voyage home and one week on (26 Sep 2009)
Castle Howard Proms, August 2012 (27 Aug 2012)
Closed, Ferme, Geschlossen (16 Jun 2008)
Conferences (30 Mar 2009)
Conferences (30 Mar 2009)
Day 0 – Le Couteray loop to Finhaut (5 Jul 2010)
Day 1 – Le Couteray to Col de la Forclaz (8 Jul 2010)
Day 10 – Cabane de Moiry to Grimentz (17 Jul 2010)
Day 2. Col de la Forclaz to Champex (8 Jul 2010)
Day 4 – Verbier to Cabane de Louvie (12 Jul 2010)
Day 5 – Cabane de Louvie to ? (12 Jul 2010)
Day 6 – Sion (13 Jul 2010)
Day 7 – Sion to Arolla (13 Jul 2010)
Day 8 – Arolla to Evolene (17 Jul 2010)
Day 9 – Evolene to Cabane de Moiry (17 Jul 2010)
Dovedale and Ilam Country Park (10 Jul 2011)
Grimwith and Trollers Gill (14 Mar 2010)
Hairy Bikers book signing (23 Jan 2010)
Hairy Bikers stage show (16 Feb 2010)
I’m Sorry I Haven’t A Clue about Scarborough (7 Dec 2009)
Ingleborough Classic from Clapham (18 Apr 2010)
Interlaken (15 Jun 2008)
Levisham and Bridestones (23 Jan 2011)
Robin Hood’s Bay to Whitby (6 Feb 2010)
Sakushi (13 Feb 2011)
St Nicholas Fayre (28 Nov 2009)
Wooded Valleys near Lockton (17 May 2009)
York Cold War Bunker (30 Jan 2011)
York to Lochgoilhead (13 Sep 2009)
York Wine Fair 2009 (27 Sep 2009)

Technology

Digital cameras and memory card speeds (3 Apr 2013)
Its a Pi, a Pi! (24 Dec 2012)
Raspberry Pi – Controlling GPIO from the Web (17 Mar 2013)
Raspberry Pi – drawing maps inside Minecraft (28 Jul 2013)
Raspberry Pi Infrared Range Sensing (2 Jun 2013)
Raspberry Pi Robot (4 Jan 2013)
Raspberry Pi Robot Tank Control Loop (5 Mar 2013)
Raspberry Pi Robot Tank, First Trundles (15 Jan 2013)
Raspberry Pi Ultrasound Sonar Range Sensing (7 Apr 2013)
Saving the world, one cpu cycle at a time (23 Mar 2014)
Switching from Apache CGI to Lighttpd FastCGI (13 Apr 2007)
Ubuntu 13.04 on a USB flash drive, and merging its persistent storage (5 Sep 2013)
Using a Humax PVR to get radio shows into mp3s (28 Mar 2010)
WordPress posts index (13 Sep 2008)