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by Derry
Sat Sep 19, 2009 4:06 pm
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: Hair Care (Moreover how to tame annoying hair)?
Replies: 15
Views: 2195

Re: Hair Care (Moreover how to tame annoying hair)?

my sister uses an afro comb with anti-frizz stuff (she doesnt have an afro btw) could you use leave in conditioner? coconut oil was recommended to me when i took my last lot of dreads out.. i ended up caking them in conditioner tbh, but its good for de-tangling you might be finding that washing your...
by Derry
Wed Sep 16, 2009 5:31 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Is that English?
Replies: 64
Views: 3535

Re: Is that English?

mrsflibble wrote:
Derry wrote:
does anyone here know what a 'scrage' is?
i google'd it.... http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=scrage
haha, its the first one. its a brummie term, a cross of a scratch and a graze... pretty much no one outside of brum has heard the term =]
by Derry
Tue Sep 15, 2009 3:01 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: happytimes!
Replies: 25
Views: 2413

Re: happytimes!

hurrah! most of the grass has been cut down (using hand shears, 4 chops at a time..........) mom & dad have cleared most of the brambles and things at the top. theres still a load of rubbish to clear,, old bricks and things. within the next fortnight ill prolly have the first veg patch going, avec o...
by Derry
Tue Sep 15, 2009 2:58 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Is that English?
Replies: 64
Views: 3535

Re: Is that English?

the word 'bint' is derived from the Arabic word for woman.. quite a lot of words in the modern english language are =] my bloke is a stokie, and instead of 'yourself/myself' its 'yoursen/mysen' which really confuses me. he says 'rate' alot too.. such as, 'im rate sweaty' (after a gig haha) ive been ...
by Derry
Tue Sep 15, 2009 2:49 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Sweetcorn
Replies: 87
Views: 6850

Re: Sweetcorn

my sweetcorns are crap =]
male flowers havent opened up properly yet, theres a few podgy bits on the stem with short silks,, but i reckon its too late in the year to get anything from them, so we're just ganna leave them in and see what happens
by Derry
Tue Sep 15, 2009 2:44 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The age of consent...?
Replies: 31
Views: 1970

Re: The age of consent...?

A 12/13 year old can go against her parents' wishes and give consent for a medical procedure? just thought id throw this in, at my doctors surgery, from the age of 13 parents arent supposed to go in the room with their kids, and anything is confidential.. if a mother came to the docs to ask if her ...
by Derry
Fri Sep 11, 2009 8:20 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: Bleach alternative
Replies: 12
Views: 4421

Re: Bleach alternative

brown sauce for brass.. :mrgreen:
by Derry
Fri Sep 11, 2009 7:48 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: Bleach alternative
Replies: 12
Views: 4421

Re: Bleach alternative

vinegar, bicarb, lemon juice, tea tree oil.. household essentials ^-^ when i *finally* move out, i dont want any products that i dont need.. i might start implementing this rule on my blokes house when he moves in.... :mrgreen:
by Derry
Fri Sep 11, 2009 7:45 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Advice please =]
Replies: 4
Views: 601

Re: Advice please =]

haha, i like the yes dear idea =D today i was talking to a lady whos got a plot a couple down from me, and she was asking if im ganna cover it in plastic over winter.. pros and cons of this?! i now think my plan is to strim all the grass down, mark areas, dig them and start a winter bed, but leave t...
by Derry
Thu Sep 10, 2009 10:21 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Advice please =]
Replies: 4
Views: 601

Advice please =]

Reet. My allotment still has alot of clearing to go, but most of the brambles/nettles/thistles have been removed, dads made a start on chopping up the dead tree, and mom & i have been clearing the long grass. I want to finish strimming the grass down, and then mark the areas (veg patches, walkways, ...
by Derry
Wed Sep 02, 2009 6:23 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: happytimes!
Replies: 25
Views: 2413

Re: happytimes!

hahaha, i havent had the chance to go up for the past week, ive been re-enacting in kent and goin to gigs and goin to london and here there and everywhere =|

next week i really must get down there and get clearing!
by Derry
Wed Sep 02, 2009 6:17 pm
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: 'no poo'
Replies: 21
Views: 2881

Re: 'no poo'

But how long is the transition period? I work in a fairly conservative office job and couldn't turn up for a month with greaswy hair. Is it likely to be somehting I could get into within say a two week holiday or similar? I'd love to be shampoo free. I did the bicarb thing but eventually my scalp i...
by Derry
Thu Aug 27, 2009 12:49 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: happytimes!
Replies: 25
Views: 2413

Re: happytimes!

my dads already chopped the tree =[ but i suppose itll be easier to bury now its in pieces =D

pretty much everything im clearing is going into green bags atm.. we dont have a compost bin on the plot, and the bins in our garden are too full for anymore stuff
by Derry
Tue Aug 25, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Bananas
Replies: 19
Views: 1843

Re: Bananas

cake?

or a helluva lot of nababa sarnies :mrgreen:
by Derry
Tue Aug 25, 2009 5:01 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Marrow recipes anyone?
Replies: 13
Views: 2128

Re: Marrow recipes anyone?

just found this, it has recipes at the bottom =]

http://www.downsizer.net/Projects/Growi ... ita_pepo)/