I almost gave up this blog. Not because I couldn't be bothered with it any more, or that I could not remember the password to extend the yearly subscription with Google. But mainly because I just did not have the time to bake anything.
Anyway, here we are at the start of a new year, a new president, Brexit and all that stuff cracking off. Life can be complicated and this little blog is my escape from all that.
Since I have not baked anything for a while (well, I have but I just didn't take photos) I thought I would write a post about one of my favourite things - gadgets! Since I last posted I have been updating some of my appliances and I thought I would share them with you.
So, I have now replaced my trusted Gaggia fully automactic coffee maker with a Sage Oracle. My old dishwasher wasn't cleaning as well as it did when I first got it so I have replaced it with a Bosch Serie 8 top of the range model. The tumble dryer door broke...it was 7 years old, still working ok after having a major part fixed once, so I thought I would update that - I have a thing for Bosch appliances now - quality German engineering so I opted for the Seri 8 self cleaning condenser tumble dryer. Then I really needed to (not really) replace the washing machine with the matching Bosch washer. Oh and I brought the matching Fridge/Freezer to, but that isn't as exciting as the other three.
So, here is my honest reviews of the devices: