Archive for February, 2006

Waterfall Cottage

Saturday, February 25th, 2006

Open day at Waterfall Cottage near Bayview today. I try to go every year because it's the most beautiful house and garden I've seen. A pale gold sandstone fairytale house set in a rainforest. Apologies for the poor quality of my photos. This is what you see as you walk through the ...

OSX in your browser

Friday, February 10th, 2006

Here's OSX - in a browser.

Number of geocaches in the UK

Wednesday, February 8th, 2006

There are 9147 geocaches in the UK. I want to go there! :-)

Typing Speed Test

Wednesday, February 8th, 2006

Here's a free typing speed test. My best result is 71 words per minute with an accuracy of 99 percent.

Waterphone

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

Ever heard of a waterphone? It's a bowl-shaped instrument, filled with water, with metal flanges, played with a violin bow. If you've seen horror movies, you've heard a waterphone.

A Hot Day For Geocaching

Tuesday, February 7th, 2006

Paddocks End by The Reigate Squires S 33° 48.395 E 151° 12.368 (ratings out of 5 stars. 1 is easiest, 5 is hardest) Difficulty: 2 out of 5 Terrain: 2 out of 5 The march of progress. This area has been known for years as the Willoughby Paddocks and was the subject of an ...

Weird anti-smoking site

Monday, February 6th, 2006

Make a doll eat a worm - and quit smoking. Weird...

Lego Suicides

Monday, February 6th, 2006

Bad taste has never been so silly: The Lego Suicides The suicide bomber is my favourite, followed by the poison drinker.

Cinnamon and Tabasco jelly beans

Friday, February 3rd, 2006

Chris told me about this: Cinnamon and Tabasco jelly beans Looks yummy! :-)