Search found 1603 matches

by old tree man
Sat Feb 13, 2016 11:33 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 14515

Re: Whether the weather will cooperate

That's a horrible time Maggie listening to what sort of carnage the weather is doing, then creeping out to see if stuff is ok :? , at the moment we are having snow flurries :roll: we are about 600ft above sea level here looking out to the North Sea at the front and the north York moors at the back t...
by old tree man
Fri Feb 05, 2016 9:27 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Red cabbage
Replies: 15
Views: 2573

Re: Red cabbage

Jane and I love red cabbage too one of our favourite dinners is cabbage with mashed swede (loads of butter) salt n pepper and gravy mmmmmmmm
by old tree man
Wed Feb 03, 2016 6:50 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Red cabbage
Replies: 15
Views: 2573

Re: Red cabbage

mmmmm love fried seaweed, my sister gave me a great recipe for garlic cabbage/kale i cant stop eating it 1 onion finely chopped 4/5 cloves garlic depending how strong you like it 1/2 cabbage or kale salt and pepper to taste in a large pan sweat the onion and garlic gently in butter then add the cabb...
by old tree man
Wed Feb 03, 2016 6:39 pm
Forum: Practice and Deleted
Topic: Practice 2
Replies: 4
Views: 4744

Re: Practice 2

yes i'm really pleased with it :thumbright: :flower:
by old tree man
Wed Feb 03, 2016 6:34 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What are you sowing (2016)
Replies: 14
Views: 2105

Re: What are you sowing (2016)

i got my brussels and broad beans on the go, and my toms will be going in tomorrow, i'm going to give some of my ground a rest this year and grow a multitude of crops in containers as the soil needs to be fed and enriched, its worked so hard over the years it needs a break :flower:
by old tree man
Mon Feb 01, 2016 5:20 pm
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: I have found spinning
Replies: 11
Views: 1800

Re: I have found spinning

This is a table runner I made from Shetland wool, herdwick, teesdale and black face Suffolk wool I cleaned then carded and then spun it's my first finished project :flower:
by old tree man
Mon Feb 01, 2016 5:13 pm
Forum: Tomorrow's World (Computing and Tech)
Topic: I pad
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

Re: I pad

Woo hoo success :thumbright: thanks Digger superstar :thumbright:
by old tree man
Mon Feb 01, 2016 5:12 pm
Forum: Practice and Deleted
Topic: Practice 2
Replies: 4
Views: 4744

Practice 2

Weave runner
by old tree man
Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:39 am
Forum: Tomorrow's World (Computing and Tech)
Topic: I pad
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

Re: I pad

Ha ha cheers Ina I think I made a misprint I meant to say i pad hehe !
by old tree man
Mon Feb 01, 2016 10:37 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 14515

Re: Whether the weather will cooperate

Same here we have 70mph gust eeek ! My son in law is working in the Shetland isle's at the minute he said they have had gusts of 115mph phew !
by old tree man
Sun Jan 31, 2016 7:56 pm
Forum: Tomorrow's World (Computing and Tech)
Topic: I pad
Replies: 6
Views: 1395

I pad

Sorry about this I'm having trouble uploading pics from my i pad to the site, I am still a computer fossil so if you can help me please make it stupid simple for me please :oops: I just got used to the lap top then it died :roll:
by old tree man
Sun Jan 31, 2016 7:51 pm
Forum: Practice and Deleted
Topic: Practice pics
Replies: 1
Views: 997

Practice pics

[URL=http://s1026.photobucket.com/user/Oldtreeman2014/media/image.jpg3_zpsqkxsk9ho.jpg.html]
by old tree man
Sun Jan 31, 2016 7:24 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 14515

Re: Whether the weather will cooperate

There has been a lull in the weather today so I took the chance to dig over the veg patch sow some Brussels and broad beans in the tunnel and refreshed the containers :shock: the poor old apple trees needed re tying back to their supports, so I thought I deserved a rest this afternoon and started we...
by old tree man
Sat Jan 30, 2016 11:11 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: I have found spinning
Replies: 11
Views: 1800

Re: I have found spinning

Yes carding the wool takes out all the tats! As I call them so it makes it easy to feed the wool on to the spinning wheel, at the moment I have made a table runner and a scarf it's coming along ok, I will try to post some pics
by old tree man
Thu Jan 28, 2016 9:23 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 14515

Re: Whether the weather will cooperate

a wind tunnel at the moment Maggie down hear in Yorkshire, can't get anything done in the garden its far too wet and sodden and if I stand to long in the garden I could get blown into the north sea !!!!!!!

Go to advanced search