Using FactoryGirl with the Rails Console

I started doing some development work on the Rails blogging engine, Typo, and wanted to use some of the helper methods I found in their factories within a test console.

Here are the steps I had to go through:

The inside the console:

Then you can use your helper methods or load factories as you normally would:

Admittedly if this were harder I would have gotten a longer article out of it, but you have to take the good with the bad.