Magnetic Spice Rack

Overview I saw an article on The Kitchen about putting magnets on jars for spices and thought it was a great idea. I decided to have a go myself. Magnets I’m not a magnet expert but I know the strongest … Continue reading



Colour Test

This is a cool colour test to see how well you perceive colour. The test is simple. Click and drag the colour boxes and re-arrange them from one colour to another. The colour boxes on the left and right are … Continue reading



Dormant Dart Tag

I have received a letter from Dart, the people who provide the Dart Tag for the Dartford crossing stating I had not used a Dart Tag for over 12 months and as per the terms and conditions I either should … Continue reading



New User Registration Disabled

Recently I have been seeing a lot of new user registration and unable to tell if it’s bots or real users so for the time being new user registration has been disabled and only allowing OpenID sign ups for now.



Error: You Are Using A High Performance Setting

I ran the Windows 7 “Power Efficiency Diagnostics Report” tool to see what can be done to reduce power consumption but it reports that using the performance power setting as an Error? Surely it should be a warning or not … Continue reading



Computer Has Died

Unfortunately my computer has died on me so my blog posts may become less frequent till it is fixed / sorted.



Week 2/4(ish) Without Internet At Home

Due to a BT error I have been living at home without Internet for just over two weeks now. In that time I have got a new mobile phone which I will review once I get the Internet back. The … Continue reading



Halifax New Home Welcome Pack

I was very shocked when Halifax sent us a welcoming pack. It’s these little things that makes me glad I bank with them. Can’t wait to move my some accounts from Santander to Halifax too.