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Innocent TV Imprisoned Behind Mirror

After following along with all the Magic Mirror builds, finally caved in and started building one for his girlfriend for Christmas. These popular builds are all pretty much bespoke, and this one is no different. 231 more words

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Blyblog - Anytime Tales 9, 10 & 11

Continuing my perusal of the short stories from Enid Blyton’s Anytime Tales, originally published in her Holiday Books.

The Surprising Broom

This is another Beware Naughty Children tale with all the usual Blyton hallmarks: disobedient kids, a despairing parent and a peculiar old woman dispensing a spell which results in a punishment. 914 more words

Black Lace in Tropics

If I were to name the best material for tropical clothing, I would be choosing between cotton, linen or silk, and I would be looking at it from the point of the comfort of wearing it in the heat and aesthetic. 489 more words

"Four Legs Good"

Magic Mirror - version 1


A while back I discovered the eciting world of “magic mirrors”. I don’t remember how or where it caught my attention, but I knew at that time I had to make one!  2,108 more words


Magic Mirror- Conclusion

In many ways, the Magic Mirror project was a success.  Although I was unable to use a Raspberry Pi, I still was able to create the final project using a low-cost laptop that would have cost a little over $100 nowadays.   256 more words

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Magic Mirror- Building the Mirror

Now that the preparation work is done, it’s time to start building the Magic Mirror itself.  To start off, I will begin with removing the frame of the monitor.   481 more words

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Magic Mirror- Building the Display

As mentioned earlier, there are several things I want in my mirror.  Just as a refesher, they are

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