Archive for the ‘Home Made’ Category


Create Intelliquilter Designs for free using Inkscape

I stayed with my Mother this weekend and as always she had a whole bunch of tech related questions for me to solve. One of which was whether she could design quilting patterns with any free software for her new toy, an ‘Intelliquilter’ (IQ) device. For those that don’t know, it’s essentially a quilting machine [...]


Make your Own Yoghurt/Yogurt and why you should bother

After seeing Hugh Fearnley Whittingstall rant on about how easy and satisfying it is to make yoghurt at home on one of his episodes of “River Cottage” I thought “WOW! finally something that I can do that looks easy peasy and doesn’t require growing/farming, killing my own food” I’ve always felt the guilt that these [...]