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by HedgeComber
Thu Aug 27, 2009 6:38 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Bananas
Replies: 19
Views: 1201

Re: Bananas

Oooh this is a goody... Sugar Free Date n Banana Cookies 3 Large bananas 1 cup chopped dates 2 Cups Oats 1/3 cup cooking oil (I use sunflower, dont use anything strong like olive) 1 tsp vanilla extract (not compulsory) Preheat oven to 180/Gas 4 In a large bowl squish the bananas through your hands t...
by HedgeComber
Fri Aug 21, 2009 6:48 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Doom. Doooom, we're all doomed
Replies: 23
Views: 1162

Re: Doom. Doooom, we're all doomed

I certainly wouldn't advocate becoming any kind of nut. And "survivalists", at least on this continent, tend to have an excessive emphasis on "defending your stoclkpile", which, to me, just totally misses the point. Still, becoming more "ish" will probably resemble hom...
by HedgeComber
Sat Aug 15, 2009 11:02 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: I sooooo want to be debt free, and we're sooooo nearly there
Replies: 16
Views: 608

Re: I sooooo want to be debt free, and we're sooooo nearly there

Oooh, I have just been listening to an audiobook by John Cummuta called Transforming Debt Into Wealth. Wow, highly highly highly recommended. Gives you a strong plan to clear debt (inc mortgage) sooo quickly and then a plan for the future too to prevent ever having to be back in the scary place of o...
by HedgeComber
Fri Aug 07, 2009 7:42 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: She wants to pour Jeyes fluid on the food waste!!!
Replies: 6
Views: 834

Re: She wants to pour Jeyes fluid on the food waste!!!

Hmm, you really don't want Jeyes fluid on your compost that for sure but equally she can't have all those flies in the kitchen, Environmental Health would have a fit so you need to find a different system - is there room to have the compost bin outside and she just has a little counter top one she c...
by HedgeComber
Thu Jul 30, 2009 8:20 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Photo Competition - win a signed copy of the paperback Bible
Replies: 39
Views: 1685

Re: Photo Competition - win a signed copy of the paperback Bible

Here is my entry... 3 blind mice...

They were dug from the strawberry patch this spring and curled up on a finger of my leather gardening glove.

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by HedgeComber
Tue Jul 28, 2009 9:30 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hiya!! Newbie from Devon! xxx
Replies: 10
Views: 592

Re: Hiya!! Newbie from Devon! xxx

grannymags wrote:Welcome!

I live in Plymouth but we want to move back to Cornwall.
I'm also a holistic therapist!

You will love this site. So much information to be had and
to share.

Maggie xx


Hello from me too! I live in cornwall, work in Plymouth and am an acupuncturist.Small world huh?!?!
by HedgeComber
Sat Jul 25, 2009 11:53 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from Cornwall!
Replies: 10
Views: 452

Re: Hello from Cornwall!

ina wrote:Hiya Hedgecomber - welcome to Ish!

Like your name! Do you? I mean comb hedges, of course...


I have been known to... do you...??

:lol:
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 3:47 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

red wrote:I can relate to that... my sheep look nicer than everyone else's too :lol:

(sorry to hijack your thread..)


Hijack away! I'm new here so it's nice to chat to some of the locals :wink:
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 3:09 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

And you still like them..??! :scratch: :lol: You wanna get yourself a couple of nice PRETTY muscovies hun... :lol: It is funny, when I see other peoples muscovies at shows I do think theirs are rather unnattractive. Maybe it's because mine all have such nice characters... Dunno. I do know I wouldn't...
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:53 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

[quote="red"just been looking at your pictures on your blog- they do look nice ducks[/quote]

Loving your blog red, can't believe you've got blackberrys out up there... must go and see what my patches are doing.
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:47 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

ack.. we have so much on... maybe hatching eggs later..when we have it set up... thanks for the tip re the house, thats a good point. how old before you turn them into roast? just been looking at your pictures on your blog- they do look nice ducks We take them to around the 10 - 12 week mark. oh th...
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:42 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

oh no!!! I've been planning on getting chickens & have the wood to make a decent sized run off a shed that we have spare, but haven't yet got around to it yet. But now I'm thinking that perhaps ducks would be much more fun! What are they like to keep? How many eggs would a typical female lay pe...
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:25 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

red wrote:ack.. we have so much on... maybe hatching eggs later..when we have it set up... thanks for the tip re the house, thats a good point.

how old before you turn them into roast?

just been looking at your pictures on your blog- they do look nice ducks


We take them to around the 10 - 12 week mark.
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 2:11 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

they are the best ducks as they are so quiet (had Aylesburys before and they just annoyed me :oops: ) oh god tell me about it :roll: :roll: :roll: cleaning floors of their houses is a daily, messy job oh god tell me about it :roll: :roll: :roll: :lol: :lol: :lol: Seperated at birth were we Milly......
by HedgeComber
Fri Jul 24, 2009 12:01 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall
Replies: 22
Views: 9380

Re: For Sale - Muscovy Ducks - Devon/Cornwall

Haha, chuckling that t.e.s.c.o. is censored here :lol: :lol: :lol: Love it :lol:

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