Friday, 27 December 2013

Wearing asses ears here


Remember the main oven 'disaster' on Christmas Day? Found out today that somehow I'd set the main oven to Auto when I thought I was setting the minute pinger at one point - AND I was still only drinking coffee when I did it! Have now done my homework and read the manual properly - RTFM always helps.

Phew :)

Di
x


19 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness--can't believe you told us! You are a good sport, Di--guess you have to laugh! Wishing you a great 2014!

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  2. Sounds like something I would do!
    lol
    Glad it is sorted now.

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  3. Join the club, Di,have done the same thing myself till the manual came to rescue - makes life interesting, huh? lv Shaz in Oz.xx

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  4. Yup...have done that one myself!! xx

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  5. Pffffftttt .... LARF or wot ?!!!!!!!

    xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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  6. Oh, Di! I have done that too when I first got my cooker. Too many damn buttons, lol! Bless ya for giving us a chuckle xxxxxx

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  7. Oh Di, that did make me smile, I've got a flippin auto timer, have no idea how it works but if anyone presses it by mistake it drives me up the wall as you need to press 3 buttons at the same time to unset it. Which 3 they are I have no idea, I just try everything in different combinations until it unsets!there I was yesterday like a madwoman frantically pressing buttons after my sister in law had kindly thought she'd turned off the ringing timer but set the auto instead and I still had a buffet to cook up lol! . Happy new year to you Di! Hopefully your four footed black visitor has set you up with lots of luck! Hugs and smiles, Julie x

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  8. You Plonker Rodney! I can't believe you told us either! Oh well, at least you discovered the problem before rushing out to the sales to buy a new cooker!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  9. Ok you may only have been drinking coffee but own up - had you "eaten" any of your home made Christmas cake (from the recipe that you kindly shared???)
    xxxx

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  10. Oops, but never mind it all turned out well in the end and at least you can laugh about it xx

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  11. I shouldn't laugh, really I shouldn't, but that is just the sort of thing I would do :) My Christmas Day boob was not being able to turn on my recently renewed mobile phone ... a visitor had to do it for me and was I red-faced to find out how easy it is :( Today we are clearing up after the 102mph gales - and there's yet more to come! Hope your day's a good one. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

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  12. Welcome to my world of "read the directions later!" LOL Those are some nice ears, may I borrow them from time to time? LOL Loved your black cat story too! The poor kitty must have been trying to find it's way back home!

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  13. These newfangled appliances have way too many buttons! I set my Mom's oven to self clean instead of preheat and we couldn't cool dinner until the next day! Hee haw!

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  14. That's a very honest admission my friend! At least you haven't got to fork out on an expensive repair bill, or even a new oven. I hope the dinner was fine anyway! Kate x

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  15. Now that sounds ezackly like something I would do, Di! No need to wear asses ears around me, although we would look cute as twins!!

    Glad it all worked out well in the end and I hope you are enjoying a lovely holiday!! Hugs, Darnell

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  16. Why is it these sort of things always happen at the most inconvenient times. Luckily it got sorted without a costly outcome. My oven was inherited with the house, and I have no proper idea how it works. I switch it on, set temp. and turn off, I also know how to grill, apart from that it's a mystery. To be sure I have a separate timer stuck to the fridge. x

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  17. Hey, worse things can happen! Liked those ears too, by the way. Didn't really think they fit you though...not reah-lly...TFS

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  18. Just had to comment on the photo - love him!!!!

    Hugs,
    Kay

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