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Spaghetti With Olive Oil And Garlic

April 9, 2014 by in category Cheap, Fast, Recipes, Vegetarian tagged as , , , ,

Ingredients 375g spaghetti 5 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 garlic cloves, chopped 1-2 dried red chillies, finely chopped salt and pepper Cooking Instructions: Cook the spaghetti according to the packet instructions, then drain. Pour the oil into the empty pasta pan and gently fry the garlic and chillies. Keep stirring until they start to sizzle. Sprinkle on some […]

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Spanish Tortillas (Vegetarian)

April 8, 2014 by in category Cheap, Recipes, Vegetarian tagged as , , , , , , ,

Ingredients 150ml olive oil 750g potatoes, thinly sliced 1 large onion 1 red pepper, cored, de-seeded and sliced 1 green pepper, cored, de-seeded and sliced 5 large eggs salt and pepper Cooking Instructions: Heat all but 2 tablespoons of the oil in a large frying pan. Add the potato slices, onion and red and green peppers and cook, stirring lots, for 15 […]

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Great Steak Sandwich

April 7, 2014 by in category Fast, Recipes, Steak tagged as , , , ,

Ingredients: 5 tablespoons olive oil 2 large red oinions, thinly sliced 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 teaspoon mustard 1 tablespoon parsley, chopped 1 tablespoon balsamic vinegar salt and pepper 4 x 125-150g sirloin steaks 1 tablespoon black peppercorns, crushed 8 large slices of crusty bread 2 large tomatoes, sliced 125g rocket Cooking Instructions: Heat 4 tablespoons of the oil in a medium frying pan. Add the onions and […]

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Chow Mein

April 6, 2014 by in category Asian/Indian, Recipes tagged as , , , , ,

Ingredients 250g rice noodles 2 tablespoons vegetable oil 3-4 spring onions, sliced thinly diagonally 2.5cm piece of fresh root ginger, peeled and finely chopped 1 garlic clove, crushed 2 chicken breasts, cut into thin strips 125g mangetout 125g cooked ham cubes/cooked ham (shredded) 75g bean sprouts pepper Sauce: 2 teaspoons cornflour 8 tablespoons chicken stock or water 2 tablespoons soy sauce 2 tablespoons dry sherry 2 tablespoons sesame oil […]

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Vegetable Biryani (Vegetarian)

April 5, 2014 by in category Asian/Indian, Recipes, Vegetarian tagged as , , , , , ,

Ingredients 250g long-grain rice 1 tablespoon olive oil 2 carrots, chopped 1 large potato, chopped 2.5cm piece of fresh root ginger 2 garlic cloves, crushed 150g cauliflower florets 100g green beans, cut in half 1 tablespoon hot curry paste 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1 teaspoon turmeric 150g natural yoghurt 25g raisins Cooking Instructions Cook the rice according to the packet instructions and drain Meanwhile, heat the oil in a […]

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Balti Chicken

April 4, 2014 by in category Asian/Indian, Recipes tagged as , , , , , , ,

  Ingredients: 6 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 onion, chopped 1/2 teaspoon turmeric 1 teaspoon ground coriander 1 teaspoon ground cumin 1 teaspoon chilli powder 2 tablespoons water 750g chicken breast, cubed 1 kg tomatoes, chopped salt 1 green pepper, cored, de-seeded and chopped 1/2 teaspoon chopped garlic cloves 2 green chillies, chopped   Cooking Instructions: Heat the oil in a wok or large frying pan, add the onion and fry […]

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Foundations Of Computer Science – Graphs And Probability Revision

March 29, 2014 by in category Computer Science, Notes tagged as , , , , , , , , ,

Graphs Simple Graphs Are ordered pairs (V, E) where V ∈ A set of all Vertices E ∈ A set of all Edges Multigraph Are ordered pairs (V, E) where V ∈ A set of all Vertices E ∈ A bag of all Edges [A bag is like a set but elements can be repeated] Directed Graph […]

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Bash Profile

March 23, 2014 by in category Programming tagged as , , , ,

On linux machines, there are a couple aliases I like to make just so everything runs a little smother and a little prettier. To use these aliases, simply edit (via GUI or vi/nano/vim/etc.) “.profile” or “.bashrc”, save the changes and then use the command: . .profile   My bash profile: alias ls=”ls –color=auto” alias ll=”ls […]

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PHP – Variables, Types and Operators

March 23, 2014 by in category PHP, Programming tagged as , , , , , , , , ,

What is a variable? A variable is like a custom-made box. It can only hold one thing at a time and youshould specify the type of thing you want to put in it when it’s being made.Each variable starts with a dollar sign ($) in PHP and can hold various types of data (e.g: strings (‘Hello’), […]

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PHP – How to read the PHP documentation

March 23, 2014 by in category PHP, Programming tagged as , , , ,

A function is a list (or “block”) of instructions that can be “called” in a PHP script to execute them. How to use a function A function is, generally, a single word with capitalisation to show where two words were put together. e.g: <?php functionName(); ?> Some functions accept “arguments” inside the brackets which will […]

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