A stress-free Christmas - Tips for a Merry and Relaxed Christmas

Everyone loves and hates Christmas time. Especially for families this time can be challenging. This applies to the wallet as well as to the nerves. But how is it that the time of peace and contemplation becomes a stress trap? Our Hollywood picture of Christmas is the cause of this. The family sits harmoniously at … Continue reading "A stress-free Christmas - Tips for a Merry and Relaxed Christmas"

Sushi: Maki and Nigri homemade

Sushi is a Japanese dish made from cold, sour rice. Other ingredients to complement it include nori (dried and roasted seaweed), raw or smoked fish (e.g. tuna or salmon), raw seafood (e.g. prawns) and vegetables (e.g. avocado, cucumber, carrot or tofu). The Sushi is prepared in bite-sized pieces and served visually appealing. Table of contents:Make … Continue reading "Sushi: Maki and Nigri homemade"

Even more useful things from the 3D printer

Here and now the continuation from the first part, about sense and nonsense from the 3D printer. You can argue about the usefulness and usability, but for example you can't discuss away some practical kitchen helpers. What can you do if you want to prepare Wiener Schnitzel, for example, but the wooden meat tenderizer has … Continue reading "Even more useful things from the 3D printer"

Window child safety locks for a safe home

A very big source of danger for children are windows, because the own child climbs from time to time with much skill on the window sill to look outside. An opened window, or one which can be opened easily, quickly becomes a threatening danger to life and limb if no appropriate precautions are taken. Security … Continue reading "Window child safety locks for a safe home"

Useful things from the 3D printer

For some time, my great Anycubic i3 Mega 3D printer stood in the corner as a dust catcher and was rarely used. At some point you just printed pretty much everything you need or just wanted to try it out. Among them were elements like 3D printing PS4 / Playstation4 mods as well as several … Continue reading "Useful things from the 3D printer"

3D Printers: Models, Software and Options

Not just since yesterday 3D printers are a great way of printing on the market, which is constantly evolving. Here it is possible to print whole objects using software or scanned originals. This process has proven to be extremely useful both in private use and in numerous professions. In this article I have collected some … Continue reading "3D Printers: Models, Software and Options"

Baking rolls, yeast-raised pastries and brioche as tasty as from the baker

Better bake something yourself - today you'll find here tasty recipes for bread rolls, baguettes, brioche and other yeast pastries! Beautiful recipes from the category cooking & baking as from the baker. Table of contents:Baking bread rolls and baguettesRecipe: Brioche-knot / Brioche-braidsYeast plait and pudding piecesLogi-Bread - A tasty and carbohydrate-reduced breadThe list of ingredients … Continue reading "Baking rolls, yeast-raised pastries and brioche as tasty as from the baker"

Build your own washbasin for your toddlers

Since our little daughter (and probably also every other toddler) would like to do everything herself, we try our best to fulfill her wish. Of course we do not want to slow down this zest for action in the bathroom when washing our hands or brushing our teeth and so a wooden children's chair was … Continue reading "Build your own washbasin for your toddlers"

pi_robot - Playing with Raspberry Pi, iPad and some Code

The Raspberry Pi is still one of the most popular mini computers, not only among hobbyists. Cost-effective (about 30 to 40,- EUR depending on the model), flexible in the field of application and at the latest since the equipped with enough CPU power and memory to solve even more complex tasks. With the 1.2 GHz … Continue reading "pi_robot - Playing with Raspberry Pi, iPad and some Code"

Build a wooden platform and playhouse for the children's room

Multifunctional play platforms are popular elements for interior design, not only in day-care centres, but also in the children's room at home. Platform combinations and entire platform landscapes are available in all possible variations, shapes and colours. On the one hand these children's platforms offer opportunities for discovery, play, sliding, crawling and climbing, but on … Continue reading "Build a wooden platform and playhouse for the children's room"