Posts Tagged ‘thrift’


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 [...]


Top 5 Free Multiplayer Games

photo credit: Lord Jim Gaming these days doesn’t have to cost a fortune. You’ve probably got a reasonable PC, you might pay for and play games already. But sometimes you want something new, something fun and more importantly something free! So here’s a list of the best totally free to play multiplayer games. Whether you’ve [...]


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 [...]