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by sackville
Wed Oct 01, 2008 3:07 pm
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: reusing double glazing
Replies: 4
Views: 1940

reusing double glazing

We are having our old French doors replaced. They are 30 years old and have a tiny airgap between the glass. We will have 6 pairs of doors each having two pairs of sealed units 44 x 88 cm. Has anyone tried using these in a greenhouse or leanto. If so what did you use as a frame? All suggestions grat...
by sackville
Tue May 27, 2008 4:41 pm
Forum: Suggestions
Topic: glut
Replies: 1
Views: 2240

glut

How about a section for glut recipes. One year I had about 400 cucumbers from 2 plants. I even left them on peoples doorsteps. Same with figs. I have a WI book covering some produce which is good but I feel that being able to go to a section and then "drill down" as it were to tomatoes , cabbage etc...
by sackville
Sun May 25, 2008 4:58 pm
Forum: I read the news today, oh boy.
Topic: Wasted food
Replies: 48
Views: 7531

I abhor waste. There are times when the question "what are we having for dinner?" is answered with "left overs" Thing is, if the dish is not superb there is no problem but if it is you can never reproduce it.
by sackville
Sun May 25, 2008 1:43 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The use of language...
Replies: 35
Views: 2940

So, 'to cascade' is to disseminate. I must admit that I had to check the spelling. One of my pet hates is not as in 'he is very talented, not' I can't even work out how such a phrase should be punctuated.
by sackville
Sun May 25, 2008 12:49 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from deepest France
Replies: 10
Views: 985

Hello from deepest France

Well not that deep but deeper than millymollymandy who inhabits other fora on which I sometimes post. We are a bit further south than the middle of France and a bit further west. We have lived here 6 years and we currently have a lovely house just out of a village. We have about 2 acres of land incl...