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from Annie

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croc tail offcuts for Lemmy.
20th Dec 2007, 19:05   | tags:comments (5)

meat is here

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crocodile, wild boar, wildebeest, kangaroo, bison, kudu, ostrich, impala, venison and reindeer steaks.
20th Dec 2007, 12:44   | tags:,comments (19)

yes, Dean

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"Dean, do not leave these gates off their hinges, get a new lock, or find your keys"
19th Dec 2007, 01:07   comments (2)

supermarket near christmas

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makes me mad...
18th Dec 2007, 16:00   comments (18)


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Rich has bought a camera for his Playstation.

In real life, it's roughly seventeen times funnier to watch.
15th Dec 2007, 15:32   comments (5)

gimme shelter

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10th Dec 2007, 17:05   comments (0)

testing the new kettle

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old kettle started leaking, so we bought one of these to replace it with. boiling too much water is probably one of our top three wastes of energy in the house, so this thingy seemed like a good idea.

water only comes out at around 80°C, which is a little cooler than recommended for black tea. here I have a temperature probe in the teapot, to see how it goes. a cuppa definitely comes out cooler, but it's much closer to the ideal drinking temperature.

next brew will be with the leaky kettle, to see if there's any noticeable improvement in tea quality. if there is, fancy kettle is probably going back and will be replaced by something more wasteful. saving the environment is all well and good, but proper tea is serious matter.
10th Dec 2007, 17:03   | tags:comments (6)

dead ringer

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Swedish blackbird, it seems. Have reported to relevant authorities.
5th Dec 2007, 15:03   | tags:comments (7)