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by HennyPenny
Mon Jun 06, 2011 6:50 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Riverford veg boxes
Replies: 5
Views: 1377

Re: Riverford veg boxes

Hello I have been getting veg box from riverford for a couple of years now and love them! There is only me here and I tend to alternate between the mini veg and mini fruit and veg box once a week. I have been very pleased with the quality and on the very rare occasion I have been unhappy with the qu...
by HennyPenny
Wed Mar 23, 2011 7:20 am
Forum: Health and Beauty
Topic: Hystorectomy help
Replies: 12
Views: 2583

Re: Hystorectomy help

Hello there You could try contacting the red cross. In this area (norfolk) they provide a short term support service for people coming out of hospital. This service is mainly for older people but a phone call would clarify. http://www.redcross.org.uk/What-we-do/Health-and-social-care/Social-support-...
by HennyPenny
Fri Feb 26, 2010 8:23 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: chickens - need help already
Replies: 24
Views: 2806

Re: chickens - need help already

Sounds like Mycoplasma to me. My chickens must have already had this when I got them and the stress of moving to new home brought out the symptoms... sneezing, crusty nose and swollen face. Its is something that needs vet treatment and if the hens "look" ill then they must be feeling quite rough as ...
by HennyPenny
Mon Dec 07, 2009 8:03 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Want to leave teaching and don't know what to do
Replies: 45
Views: 6482

Re: Want to leave teaching and don't know what to do

Helsbells I can empathise with how you are feeling at the moment... I am feeling much the same about my job. As you have some ideas for using your skills differently, why don't you find out if there is a local enterprise or "start your own business" type place in your area. Most have them and they a...
by HennyPenny
Sun Dec 06, 2009 8:28 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Wanted: Recipe for Clootie Dumpling
Replies: 0
Views: 626

Wanted: Recipe for Clootie Dumpling

Hello Folks Can anyone give me the recipe they use for clootie dumpling? I want to make one for christmas. Lots of recipes on t'internet but would like a tried and tested version. Have recently bought a pressure cooker and fancy doing it in that to save the hours of boiling! Its nearly CHHHHHHRRRRII...
by HennyPenny
Tue Nov 10, 2009 7:07 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Pattie and chips
Replies: 35
Views: 3108

Re: Pattie and chips

ooooh did someone mention proper fishcakes and hendersons relish.... I used to live in sheffield and my fav thing from the chippy was a 'cake butty. Lovely fishcake made from potato slices with fish in the middle in a huge oven bottom breadcake. I guess that is a bit of a variation of a pattie. As s...
by HennyPenny
Thu Oct 22, 2009 10:00 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Off to start a new life in rural Italy..
Replies: 19
Views: 2317

Re: Off to start a new life in rural Italy..

Oh you lucky lucky thing! The views are beautiful. My friend moved to a small village in Northern italy a couple of years ago. I have been there a couple of times on holiday and fell in love with the whole lifestyle out there. ... slow pace of life, great food, great wine and sunshine! Look forward ...
by HennyPenny
Tue Sep 29, 2009 6:50 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The age of consent...?
Replies: 31
Views: 2810

Re: The age of consent...?

I quite agree, especially when the decision is being made by a doctor who may not know the child at all!
by HennyPenny
Tue Sep 29, 2009 6:16 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: The age of consent...?
Replies: 31
Views: 2810

Re: The age of consent...?

Hi there, will just stick my oar in... not sure if anyone has heard of Gillick Competance? This came out of a legal challenge by a parent over contraception for under 16s. It was highly publised at the time is probably why your letter says they don't need your permission. http://en.wikipedia.org/wik...
by HennyPenny
Sat Jun 20, 2009 7:46 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: 101 sensual pleasures
Replies: 16
Views: 1800

Re: 101 sensual pleasures

74. Getting into a freshly made bed 75. Long lingering bath with delicious smelling essential oils, reading a good book and a glass of wine. 76. the sound and spectacle of thunderstorms when youre safely tucked up in your house 77. waking to the sound of silence after a heavy snowfall overnight (rar...
by HennyPenny
Mon Jun 01, 2009 7:39 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: What Plant is This?
Replies: 16
Views: 2422

Re: What Plant is This?

My mum had one of these.. I think its an oak leaf datura
by HennyPenny
Mon Jun 01, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Flies, flies everywhere!
Replies: 17
Views: 2985

Re: Flies, flies everywhere!

Thanks for the tips... I have put up some sticky papers altho my ma nearly got it stuck to her head, Yuck! The flies seem to mainly be buzzing around a large cherry tree in the front garden. I have got one of those bag type fly traps that you fill with water and it has foul smelling substance in it....
by HennyPenny
Sun May 31, 2009 8:56 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Flies, flies everywhere!
Replies: 17
Views: 2985

Flies, flies everywhere!

Hello all my house and garden is being plagued by flies. I am not too bothered about them in the garden but they are driving me made in the house. They are small black flies rather than blue bottle type things. Has anyone got any ideas for natural repellant??? I am being careful about not leaving fo...
by HennyPenny
Sun Apr 26, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: 5 minute wholemeal bread
Replies: 27
Views: 3592

Re: 5 minute wholemeal bread

I am having a go at this today, my dough has nearly done 2 hours rising is is full of bubbles!
by HennyPenny
Mon Apr 13, 2009 7:37 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Beat Jamie at his own game!
Replies: 59
Views: 6423

Re: Beat Jamie at his own game!

Just to say I am really enjoying reading this thread and getting some new ideas for cheap meals. different recipe for bacon hotpot.. slice onions, carrots lengthways and tomatoes. Layer in a caserole dish with bacon, finish with a layer of tomatoes. Pour over chicken stock and put a lid on. bung in ...