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Automagic – trying to automate my house

Automagic – trying to automate my house

At the moment I’m trying to automate my house.  I figure that the more things can take care of themselves, the more I can do Marthaesque looking things. The first thing I’m going to try is an automatic feeder for our rabbit.  Pets are great.  Martha has pet.. I’m pretty sure.  You can’t really have the whole picket-fence scenario without an animal.  We happened to come across a rabbit by accident, and now 5 years on, … Read entire article »

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Perfect Christmas Puddings.

Perfect Christmas Puddings.

That bastion of social norms – facebook – alerted me to the fact that as a good SAHM, I should be thinking about making my own Christmas pudding.  Many of the women I’m friends with commented on their pudding-making endeavours, and there is, apparently, at least half a ton of dried fruit soaking in some kind of alcohol at various points around Sydney as I type. Last year I made some frozen ice-cream pudding thing that everybody hated (well, *I* … Read entire article »

Filed under: Christmas