Chicken and Cashew Nuts

As I get older, I’m beginning to find that I like eating things that previously I wouldn’t have bothered with. Perhaps it’s a sign of a developing palate, or perhaps that my tastebuds are finally giving up the ghost after…

Misaligned SAAB Steering Wheel

How to centre the steering wheel on a SAAB 900 Classic, a really simple job but well worth doing.

Dicing an Onion

An easy way to dice an onion that leaves you with neat little pieces.

Scored Disc Brake

How to change the brake discs, pads and calipers on a W123 Mercedes, highlighting some of the things that can go wrong and what to do about it when they inevitably do.

Chilli Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

A delicious chocolate buttercream cake topping with a hidden secret – chilli powder!

SAAB 900S Turbo 16v

Another car has gone to the great scrapyard in the sky, so time for a replacement!

Cherries and Grapes

Last time I started the rumtopf with some strawberries and yellow plums. Next up – cherries and grapes!

Japanese KitKats

A friend brought back some interesting KitKat flavours from Japan – this is our half-arsed taste test.

District 13: Ultimatum

Ah, the French. They have such a unique way of doing things, no? This is at heart just your basic action film, but seeing as it comes from the pen of Luc Besson, the man who brought us Leon and…

Starting a Rumtopf

What could be better than a massive jar full of rum? How about a massive jar full of fruit AND rum? Yup, that’s basically what a Rumtopf is, and last weekend I got mine started.