Category Archives: Home Life

Polishing Table

TYPES OF POLISHING COMPOUNDS (SUBCATEGORIES) Below are the Sub-categories of commonly used polishing compounds: BROWN TRIPOLI This polishing compound is used on soft metals like brass, copper, and aluminum. The brown tripoli can easily eliminate lines or scratches (not too rough) from … Continue reading

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She’s got a point…

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I am in the Newspapers…

Original Link here   The text for backup. Guardian Article

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Valentine

Work is consuming me way too much, I have not enough Oli days… Chat GPT needs to step in and replace me. Happy Valentine!  

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Croquetas de Jamon

I love these when we go to a tapas restaurant, so I had to have a go myself. It is fairly easy to do. Essentially, it is a thick bechamel with Serano cut in small cubes rolled into breadcrumbs and … Continue reading

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Another Bread

                  Ingredients: 250ml warm milk 110ml water 1tsp / 5g / Sugar 1tsp / 5g / Salt 2tsp / 10g / Yeast 300-320g of Flour 60g of melted butter (to be added … Continue reading

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Getting old

Recently it was my birthday. Now 56, a «non-real number » birthday …had many messages from my friends. Current ones and very old ones. It made me very happy and made the day a lot more bearable.       … Continue reading

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Magura Brake Bleed

Very recently, I tried to bleed the front brakes on my bike and made a complete mess out of it. Breaking the bleed valve on the handle. Below is how to do it for the next time! Prepare 2 syringes … Continue reading

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Free

I love the beauty of the sea and how free and also fragile it makes me feel. Very similar to a vertical drop in a large powder field.

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Big Milestone acheived

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This is super nice…

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Artificial intelligence

The following drawings/pictures have all been created by an artificial intelligence software called midjourney. You provide a TEXT entry and the computer creates the image. For example here is what I used: A skier in the powder A heart with … Continue reading

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Spring is on its way

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Limoncello

I am making some Limoncello after our ski trip at Anne and Louis-Carl in Montgenevre, close to Turin. Anne had made some very nice Limoncello and I asked for the recipe, which she kindly shared. The recipe is very easy, … Continue reading

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Getting frustrated

58 minutes to do 6.5 miles in central London…this commute is doing my head in…  

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Some old stuff

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Aviation Subsidiary

We just opened the aviation subsidiary of our business….I am the General of the Airforce of Glass Pharms Ltd. When you work hard, you must remember to have a little fun occasionally. The team thought it was appropriate for me … Continue reading

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Sausage roll

I want to make some and want to save the recipe here…                   Ingredients : 500g of Mindec Pork 100 g of Pancetta Fresh Sage 2 sheets of puff pastry 1 small … Continue reading

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Blueberry Jelly Jam

Blueberry jam is a lot nicer if you make it yourself at home. I use only 44% sugar and juice of 2 limes to enhance the flavour. I filter the skins to make a jelly-like jam which I enjoy most … Continue reading

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Duck Confit

Super simple to do and is a perfect winter dish.             Ingredients : 2 Duck Legs Appprox 750ml or up to 1L of Duck Fat. (In the butter aisle in the supermarket) Salt + Pepper … Continue reading

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