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by Derry
Mon Jun 08, 2009 1:04 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Earliest first early potatoes?
Replies: 29
Views: 4807

Re: Earliest first early potatoes?

im growing my spuds in pots, and me being the numpty that i am filled the pot up with compost, so theres no room to earth them up anyway =/
by Derry
Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:53 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: How do I loose my beer belly
Replies: 31
Views: 4495

Re: How do I loose my beer belly

I found exercise to be the best method of keeping a trim beer gut, as a Mediaeval Re-enactor... do you go to Detling? I'm a Napoleonic ^-^ as for losing the beer belly - eat less, exercise more! easier said than done, im trying to make my belly shrink, but after yesterdays sunday lunch, it doesnt s...
by Derry
Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:43 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Plant Labels
Replies: 7
Views: 712

Re: Plant Labels

Anne A wrote:These are wonderful, you should sell them!!
thats the plan, just need to find a) people who want them and b) places to stock them =]
by Derry
Mon Jun 08, 2009 11:40 am
Forum: Green Building
Topic: Bottle Wall building
Replies: 13
Views: 4035

Re: Bottle Wall building

dave45 wrote: (who else uses Nutella jars as wine-glasses/whisky tumblers?)
isnt that what theyre for? haha. i use a roadrunner nutella jar for rolling my fimo [cause i dont gots a rolling pin..]
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: let's see yer patch then!!
Replies: 14
Views: 721

Re: let's see yer patch then!!

ooohh im liking the herb garden on a windowsill! atm i have a herb basket (i think the dill has died tho) i shall post a piccy of my veg patch and the bean patch soooooon, im so very proud of this years patch =D we've also got loooooooads of stuff growing in pots - spuds, toms, peppers, a lemon tree...
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:27 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: 2009 the big Selfsufficientish Year - one month challenge
Replies: 134
Views: 27916

Re: 2009 the big Selfsufficientish Year - one month challenge

^^ scrumpings the best - my mom works at a doctors, and every year we go scrumping round the back and then have a massive apple pie making day =D
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:11 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Plant Labels
Replies: 7
Views: 712

Re: Plant Labels

They are really fab!! How well does the Fimo weather?? atm theyve only been in the garden for about 3 weeks, lotsa sun and lotsa rain, and they seem to be holding up well. the only major damage is from where i kicked the radish =D i think the glues still holding, but i need to check [i just used pv...
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:09 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hullo =]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: Hullo =]

Currently training to be a plumber, which is a bit of a time waste tbh.. It's never wasted if you learn a skill and it's nice to have a career you can fall back on if your chosen path in life comes to a dead end, I started out as a Mechanic and then progressed onto Computers but I carry in my head ...
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 11:37 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Plant Labels
Replies: 7
Views: 712

Plant Labels

I made these from fimo clay for our veg patch, ive also got some more drying and havent yet got photos of them.. http://i39.tinypic.com/21cujuo.png http://i43.tinypic.com/a5cft2.png tomato leaves are wrong.. http://i42.tinypic.com/169rrb8.png the bottom of the radish broke off (i kicked it, oops) il...
by Derry
Sun Jun 07, 2009 11:06 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hullo =]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Re: Hullo =]

azjh77 wrote:Hey new guy! Welcome to Ish !! Got any pictures of those plant labels?
heylooo ^-^ yes i do, i shall resize them and get them on here at some stage of the day. its all wet and horrid, and i reaaaaally need to go check on things in the greenhouse but realllly cba..
by Derry
Sat Jun 06, 2009 9:11 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hullo =]
Replies: 7
Views: 515

Hullo =]

I'm new, yay me =] Ummmmmmmmmmmm. I grow stuff, i might be getting an allotment soon with my mom, i think im turning into a bit of a hippy [dreads n all], i make plant labels from fimo clay [theyre for sale ;)].. Currently training to be a plumber, which is a bit of a time waste tbh.. So yess'm. Hel...