Tag Archives: Handy Hints

The Long Ride Pt2

I was so exhausted when I arrived in Port Hedland on Sunday evening that I knew I had to  do something.  I seriously considered abandoning the bike and finding some other way to get to Hall’s Creek. That silly thought … Continue reading

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Nostalgia Nosh

I love black pudding.  I have not seen any for years.  I was thinking of the delicious Irish Breakfast I had in Ballyvaughan so long ago, and pining for a taste of black pudding.  The local butcher undertook to get some in, … Continue reading

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Definitely… Even an atheist can appreciate this. Kim Murphy-Stewart why do we always blame God? Alan Freshwater   – because we cannot accept responsibility for our own actions. – because we cannot accept that the universe is a series of semi-random events in … Continue reading

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A Collation of the Irrational

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Technological Innovation of the Century

Facebook has been pestering me with advertisements for this device.     Egg Minder Wink App-Enabled Smart Egg Tray This amazing piece of technology allows you to: View amount of eggs in tray through app on mobile device Receive notifications … Continue reading

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Memory Reprise

Continuuing my occasional reposting of earlier classics: From April 2007; I was just given the neatest excuse as to why the Ministry server with my Environmental Discussion Database was going slow: It had a memory leak.  Rebooting fixed it.  That … Continue reading

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Reductio ad Absurdum

When I approach my letter box, it is always with eager anticipation.  Great cosmic forces are at work and until I lift the lid, who knows in which alternate universe I shall find myself?   It is exciting to realise that the … Continue reading

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