Monthly Archives: December 2010

New year new goals

I aim this year to record all cycled / ran miles. This is going to be a challenge but with the combination of iPhone / garmin and cycle computer should hopefully be able to keep track!

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Jitensha

Going to keep my eye out for this film. jitenshamovie.com synopsis “Jitensha” (or “Bicycle”) is a story about Mamoru Amagaya, a young man struggling to find meaning in life. A co-worker confronts Mamoru on his apparent apathy toward life, and … Continue reading

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Green tea and Ginger wine update

The demijon has been syphoned into a clean bottle, leaving the sediment behind and the taste is ok, but doesn’t taste very alcoholic at this stage. Still very much a beginner at wine making I’m am not entirely sure if … Continue reading

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MARASCHINO-CHOCOLATE SWEET MEAD

Finally I have been paid so the mead production can start 🙂 After a conversation on twitter about chocolate wine I found this recipe: winemaking.jackkeller.net Thank you winemaking.jackkeller.net Although most of the ingredients are not available in the UK i’m … Continue reading

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Snow Ride

Snow! Proper snow as well, unable to drive to a not so local riding spot we headed out for a local spin, not very technical but nice to get out after being tied to diy for last few weekends! Singlespeeds … Continue reading

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Thing of beauty

Have found this really nice poster, which will hopefully be available to purchase early next year from www.vengist.com. chromatic guide to gear ratios

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DIY SOS

For a while now we have been considering renovating the bathroom, and recently this decision was made for us with the minor problem of water and electrics colliding. It appears that the shower and bath have been leaking for some … Continue reading

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cycle cap update

The pattern I have used is far too big for my head and Johns also! As the photo shows. Modifications need to be made to the template, hopefully also for version two I will have the aid of a sewing … Continue reading

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Matt Ranzetta Star wars inspired posters

Instead of going to the gym, I found myself surfing the net. Booo! Then I found these, and have to share. You can see the full series here: mattranzetta.blogspot.com

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Road Safey

Remember kids, ride safe now.

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