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by Biscombe
Wed Mar 21, 2012 11:20 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Film about John Seymour?
Replies: 5
Views: 658

Re: Film about John Seymour?

great stuff! :iconbiggrin: will have to look out for it

Whats the self-sufficiency facebook group called?
by Biscombe
Mon Mar 19, 2012 4:23 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: Lace shawl with skulls on it.
Replies: 16
Views: 5361

Re: Lace shawl with skulls on it.

Wow, that's stunning! how long did it take you to make?
by Biscombe
Wed Mar 07, 2012 10:04 pm
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: Treatment for mosquito bites
Replies: 18
Views: 3820

Re: Treatment for mosquito bites

or Brewers yeast tablets if you can't stomach marmite
by Biscombe
Wed Mar 07, 2012 8:26 pm
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: Treatment for mosquito bites
Replies: 18
Views: 3820

Re: Treatment for mosquito bites

Never heard of that one! thanks fro the tip, will be mozzie time here soon :sunny:
by Biscombe
Sat Mar 03, 2012 2:25 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Dehydrated Omelette
Replies: 6
Views: 1038

Re: Dehydrated Omelette

Good idea, but urgh not for me :pale:
by Biscombe
Sat Mar 03, 2012 2:22 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Goldilocksy chili
Replies: 14
Views: 1747

Re: Goldilocksy chili

Aji Angelo is a good mlder variety, I pop it on pizzas, nice fruity taste
by Biscombe
Tue Feb 21, 2012 8:18 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: sewing excitement
Replies: 19
Views: 5838

Re: sewing excitement

Awwww, that's so nice to hear Fluffy! My hubby bought me a sewing machine for Christmas, I love mine too! it opens up a whole world of things you can make! Some great sites on the net for inspiration :iconbiggrin:
by Biscombe
Wed Feb 15, 2012 7:55 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Real Bread
Replies: 6
Views: 922

Re: Real Bread

I have my old reliable cranks recipe with some tweaks! will post later
by Biscombe
Thu Feb 02, 2012 6:45 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Sugar
Replies: 59
Views: 6272

Re: Sugar

That's the reason I make most of my own stuff, so I can determine how much sugar and salt get added. Best to avoid all processed food as much as possible. ABSOLUTELY!!!!! I work long hours, in the car 7 hours a week traveling, grow most things I eat (mostly veg) and do not buy processed food. Why d...
by Biscombe
Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:20 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: help with peppers please!
Replies: 8
Views: 936

Re: help with peppers please!

PS If you want to save seeds, they cross very easily. To prevent crossing cover unopened flowers (they self pollinate) with tulle, when you see a pod remove the tulle and tag the pod.
by Biscombe
Thu Feb 02, 2012 5:18 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: help with peppers please!
Replies: 8
Views: 936

Re: help with peppers please!

There are 4 familes of capsicum and the sapsicum annuums are the easiest to grow. Peppers do like to be potted on, so when the roots poke through the drainage holes pot on. Peppers are susceptible to getting 'damping off' so sprinkle cinnamon on the soil surface when you sow your seeds to prevent th...
by Biscombe
Mon Jan 30, 2012 9:55 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: brewing equipment in spain??
Replies: 8
Views: 1254

Re: brewing equipment in spain??

Too many to mention :wink: i've got the site on hold at the moment, going to refresh the seed stock this summer, If I have any old stock spare after this seasons sowing, I'll send you some seeds, PM your address :icon_smile:
by Biscombe
Mon Jan 30, 2012 5:03 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: brewing equipment in spain??
Replies: 8
Views: 1254

Re: brewing equipment in spain??

That's pretty light stuff to send, there's many online homebrew companies that send overseas (damn can't remember who I used last time) I think you're better off getting everything in one go on line. In all the years I've lived in Spain the above mentioned shop is the only one I've come across!
by Biscombe
Mon Jan 30, 2012 4:59 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: help with peppers please!
Replies: 8
Views: 936

Re: help with peppers please!

Where are you growing?
by Biscombe
Mon Jan 30, 2012 8:21 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: brewing equipment in spain??
Replies: 8
Views: 1254

Re: brewing equipment in spain??

What do you need?