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by shell
Mon Mar 02, 2009 11:46 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: My Soda Bread.
Replies: 13
Views: 2076

Re: My Soda Bread.

we love soda bread,especially with sultana`s in it,and buttered,yummmmmm
by shell
Mon Feb 23, 2009 12:04 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: what are you sowing?
Replies: 85
Views: 9931

Re: what are you sowing?

so far,lettuce,toms, j artichokes,rubarb,peppars,looking for wild rocket to plant or seed and mustard leaves,and shortly and probally the wrong time but potatoes and garlic that have gone to seed in the back of my veg cupboard :oops:
by shell
Mon Feb 23, 2009 12:01 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: ex battery hens in Ireland
Replies: 7
Views: 895

Re: ex battery hens in Ireland

found the link,finally! it takes me to fizzywitch.com as well as clareanimal rescue,and to you camile :cheers: ,so can you tell me what to get?if rescue arent suitable,i don`t want little chicks really,i dont want them for the table , just lay eggs and become pets when they stop laying,i also want a...
by shell
Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:37 pm
Forum: Wildlife, Flowers and all other things that grow
Topic: dogs and bulbs
Replies: 2
Views: 828

dogs and bulbs

i planted tulip and daffodil bulbs but as soon as i went indoors the dogs dug them up,now my jack russell and labrador cross has taken to digging up the rest of my bulbs just as they are poking through the soil,and eating them>and its not poisoned them either,they have dug up my lavender and my rose...
by shell
Sun Feb 22, 2009 2:07 pm
Forum: Livestock
Topic: ex battery hens in Ireland
Replies: 7
Views: 895

Re: ex battery hens in Ireland

I`m looking to get some once dh agree`s,i have made a note of your website ,thought you might like to look at the one i found,it was :on www boards .ie the only thing stopping us is the jack russell we adopted ,he tends to chase our old cat and nearly killed her,so i wonder how chickens would fare.w...
by shell
Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:24 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi from Sunny Fife!
Replies: 13
Views: 1167

Re: Hi from Sunny Fife!

welcome :flower:
by shell
Fri Feb 20, 2009 7:22 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: celing airer
Replies: 19
Views: 3275

Re: celing airer

sheilamaid we call it,the lazy susan to us is the thing that sits in the middle of the table and twirls round with sauces etc on it,not that we use it for that,in our house its used for scrabble and other board games, turning it to the next player to read,
:flower:
by shell
Fri Feb 20, 2009 10:08 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: hanging growbags
Replies: 0
Views: 975

hanging growbags

on another site i read about these,what a good idea ,does anyone here use them?i dont want to put flowers in them but herbs,
http://www.gardenplansireland.com/forum ... highlight=
by shell
Fri Feb 20, 2009 9:46 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Sulking - how do you do it?
Replies: 27
Views: 1713

Re: Sulking - how do you do it?

i don`t sulk,but i do get into a right paddy and explode with a tirade of words :queen: after i detach myself from the ceiling i completly forget and go on as if it never happened,trouble is dh sulks and can send me back up to the ceiling :angryfire: luckily its a rare occasion,once a month roughly ...
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 12:32 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: celing airer
Replies: 19
Views: 3275

Re: celing airer

love mine,its in the utility room,friend of mine had one in her kitchen ,great place till she forgot to clear it before having a dinner party,her underwear was the topic of conversation :oops:
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:20 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: HI FROM STAFFS
Replies: 9
Views: 678

Re: HI FROM STAFFS

wecome :flower: 6 dogs? will they leave the chickens alone?
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:19 am
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: collecting seaweed
Replies: 7
Views: 2661

collecting seaweed

a freind and myself and others that join us along the way are going to the beach to collect seaweed for cooking,i have some that was collected in fenit not far away and it thickens my soup and stews,this carragline (ithink its called)was harvested by a friend of a friend so we`re not sure what to lo...
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:13 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: old tyre recycle ideas anyone
Replies: 42
Views: 16551

Re: old tyre recycle ideas anyone

i have a front garden designed round old tyres,it is a water logged area so we stoned it and used tyres for the herbs,flowers,bulbs.
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:04 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: In my polytunnel
Replies: 8
Views: 1925

Re: In my polytunnel

you put me to shame :oops: i stuggle with my little lean-to,and its never as tidy as your tunnel :flower:
by shell
Thu Feb 19, 2009 10:03 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Jerusalem Artichokes
Replies: 24
Views: 3129

Re: Jerusalem Artichokes

have just been given a carrier bag of these so as i love them roasted or in soup i`ve planted half and saved some for the table,
its cleaning them takes all the time,or do you have a quick way?