Kenwood kMix Hand Mixer

I got bought myself a lovely new toy. A lovely new shiny red toy… I had a Kenwood Mixer, a perfectly functional 3 speed white handheld that I got in Argos for less than €20. It’s served me well, never had an issue with it. But then, I saw the kMix. And realised it came in red. I had to have one…

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Oven Wars – Part Three

The battle with the oven is nearly complete. The man from Neff has been round. He has admitted that the thermostat has indeed kicked the bucket. He also alleviated any remaining suspicions I had about the oven bulb potentially being a potato and has promised to replace said bulb with one that actually switches on. The insulation on the door needs to be fixed too.

All in all the thing was completely banjaxed. Needless to say, none of this would have been fixed with a good scour. Aren’t I glad I didn’t spend two hours cleaning it…