Hi from the Isle of Wight!

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Facebook Name: Sarah Collier

Hi from the Isle of Wight!

Post: # 284399Post loucoll
Sun May 03, 2015 6:22 pm

Hi all, I'm Sarah! I have a husband and two children... Plus dog and chickens. We live on the Isle of Wight and are in the process of turning our large back garden into a productive growing area, along with the allotment over the road that we have just been given. We've only been in this house a few months so have work to do on that too! In the long term we are on the look out for a field nearby for bees, poly tunnel, lots more chickens and maybe a few goats or sheep. I'd love a proper little homestead, but we're a little way off yet as my husban has the most knowledge and he is at work all day!

Anyway, hi!

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Re: Hi from the Isle of Wight!

Post: # 284400Post ina
Sun May 03, 2015 6:42 pm

Hi, Sarah - welcome to -ish! Sounds exciting what you are planning...
I'm a size 10, really; I wear a 20 for comfort. (Gina Yashere)

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Re: Hi from the Isle of Wight!

Post: # 284401Post doofaloofa
Sun May 03, 2015 7:30 pm

Hi Sarah

What comes out of Cow(es) and steams?
ina wrote: die dümmsten Bauern haben die dicksten Kartoffeln

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Re: Hi from the Isle of Wight!

Post: # 284402Post Green Aura
Sun May 03, 2015 9:20 pm

Hi Sarah and welcome to Ish. You'll get used to doofa's jokes - eventually :lol: :wave:

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