Some one else reading @MiniBoyGeek a book

Tas has been reading to MiniBoyGeek tonight. The photo is taken with her reading “Where’s My Cow” by Terry Pratchett. Like Sam Vimes, Tas is good at doing the noises!

100 Book, MiniBoyGeek March 21, 2017 Skippy No comments

Books 28 to 34, Over a third of the books :)

Even more books with MiniBoyGeek! Book 28 – Jason Hook’s “Where’s the Dragon?“ Book 29 – Julia Donaldson’s “The Gruffalo“ Book 30 – Julia Donaldson’s “The Gruffalo’s Child“ Book 31 – Neil Griffiths’s “Grandma and Grandpa’s Garden“ Book 32 – Santa’s Busy Night Book 33 – Eric Carle’s “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” Book 34 – […]

Geeky, HackSpace, HACMan, Maker, Work March 21, 2017 Skippy No comments

Bolts and other fixings in Fusion 360

I have been playing about with Fusion 360, one of thrings you will need to include before very long is a fixing, even if you can 3D print everything in your design at some point you will want to stick two parts together at which point you will need a bolt or a screw.  This […]

100 Book, MiniBoyGeek, Projects March 20, 2017 Skippy No comments

Books 23 to 27 – More reading with @MiniBoyGeek

Some more books: Book 23 – Julia Donaldson’s “Fox’s Socks“ Book 24 – Beth Pountney’s “Scatty Catty Where is Your Milk?” Book 25 – Mary Murphy’s “Slow Snail“ Book 26 – Kali Stileman’s “Peely Wally“ Book 27 – Jane Clarke’s “Dance Together Dinosaurs“ I have also started reading Ronald Holmes’ “Witchcraft in British History” (Book […]

Geeky, HackSpace, HACMan, Mac, Tool March 20, 2017 Skippy No comments

How I make a Screencast

I have been playing with Fusion 360 again… and as part of that I have been finding cunning tricks that I am thankful that I now know. Since I think I have a blog or something, I shall share those I find to be useful. And for this I shall use the medium of interpretive […]

Arduino, Duplo Trains, Geeky, MiniBoyGeek March 19, 2017 Skippy No comments

Cheap Chinese loco and secret plans

Well that is MiniBoyGeek up to three working electric Lego Duplo locomotives, only the Chinese one to go… I spoke to the seller: > Item died within 10 minutes of putting batteries into it. refund required. > I am still awaiting a response to my question re refund or replacement < Dear Customer, < Thank […]

Family, Friends, MiniBoyGeek, Tamarisk March 18, 2017 Skippy No comments

@MiniBoyGeek is Two! off to @IceCreamFarm

For MiniBoyGeek‘s birthday, Tas, MiniBoyGeek, Lindsy, the Munchkins and Granny all went out to the IceCreamFarm!