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- Sun Oct 23, 2011 12:46 pm
- Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
- Topic: Small holding share
- Replies: 9
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Im not sure if Im putting this in the right place but anyway.....My partner and I have split up but are still living together for now. He plans to look for somewhere else after xmas. My house is a 4 bed stone cottage with an acre of land and 7 stone stables on a stable yard in various states of repa...
- Wed Jul 20, 2011 9:25 am
- Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
- Topic: Hello from a slightly nervous newbie!
- Replies: 14
- Views: 1635
Hiya Im new too....we have 3 blackrocks and 19 ex battery girls, we call the blackrocks 'The Hooligans' they follow us everywhere and if they think we have a treat they fly straight up onto our shoulders to try to get first dibs on it. They lay lovely brown eggs too. Have fun with them x
yeah thats what mine looked like too..is there anything she could have caught it on? Could they have given her a swift nip when they are shut in for the night? I wouldnt worry about it too much, when we got our first hens I would lose sleep worrying about the littlest, totally bullied one.....she wa...
When we got our last lot of ex batts there was some squabbling and one of the girls didnt just have her comb pecked...she was grabbed by it and it bled quite a bit. I just cleaned it up well with warm water with a little salt in it....it soon healed up with a black scab and she has had no further pr...
- Wed Jul 13, 2011 7:08 pm
- Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
- Topic: I have plants I can't eat!
- Replies: 17
- Views: 4559
You can make lemon balm ice lollies....I got the recipe from here and they are lovely http://blog.learningherbs.com/2008/07/l ... -pops.html
- Tue Jul 05, 2011 8:17 am
- Forum: Health and Beauty
- Topic: Menstrual/Menopause question *CAUTION* graphic
- Replies: 8
- Views: 2185
I had the ablation last Oct (I had the mesh one) as a last resort before hysterectomy and its the best thing Ive ever done....although painful at the time it was well worth it.....I get a slight bleed still but I have got my life back. Shepherds purse tincture is supposed to be good for heavy bleedi...
- Fri Jun 24, 2011 6:15 pm
- Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
- Topic: frugal, its making me an outcast
- Replies: 14
- Views: 2814
Reading this I realise how lucky I am...there are 5 houses here, we all rent from the old guy in the manor house (as run down as ours) who owns the village, everyone grows their own food and shares, no one dresses up as there is no where to go...I have to walk 3 miles to catch a bus. we live in scru...
- Mon Jun 13, 2011 9:09 pm
- Forum: What's Going On?
- Topic: Little things that really annoy you!
- Replies: 238
- Views: 55321
[quote="Susiwaa"]Charity bags and takeaway leaflets here too. The really annoying thing about the charity bags is they come in almost daily and although for different charities they are all delivered/picked up by the same "white van man"!! We have several charity shops and multiple clothing banks so...
- Mon Jun 13, 2011 8:56 pm
- Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
- Topic: What Ishy things are you grateful for this week?
- Replies: 40
- Views: 5348
Im very grateful (and very excited) for the orchard we have just been given....the trees all have canker and havent been bothered with for years and we have been told if we remove them and re plant new ones we can use the rest of the land aswell. This also means we will have a huge pile of firewood ...
- Sat Jun 11, 2011 11:53 am
- Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
- Topic: Childhood food memories
- Replies: 39
- Views: 5141
My favourite when I was small (and now) has to be salad cream sandwiches
- Wed Jun 08, 2011 10:17 pm
- Forum: Home Brew and other Country Skills
- Topic: Toffee Vodka anyone?
- Replies: 16
- Views: 6815
Have made toffee vodka and love it...also make it with cola cubes, put the vodka and a pound of cola cubes in a bowl in the fridge and stir a couple of times a day til dissolved, it never gets as far as a bottle....just drink it as shots
Id be careful with dried cat food if you have a male cat, my big black Tom took ill and was crying when he was trying to use the litter tray...I thought he was constipated but as the day got on he got worse and we had to rush him to the vets, male cats have a short urethra and dried food causes crys...
Hey Im Awne and Ive been visiting these boards for a few years now, have the book etc. Ive recently moved into my little corner of paradise....a little cottage in a village of 5 houses and 2 farms with a small plot of land. I got myself 3 black rock chickens in April and became addicted and rescued ...