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by celticmyth
Tue Jan 03, 2012 10:09 am
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Any home edders out there?
Replies: 61
Views: 12642

Re: Any home edders out there?

Unless the HE rules have changed in the last couple of years you DO NOT need to inform the LEA that you are home edding,you have to deregister your children,if they are registered at a school,but that's the only thing that you legally need to do x
by celticmyth
Wed Nov 09, 2011 2:51 pm
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Any home edders out there?
Replies: 61
Views: 12642

Re: Any home edders out there?

I don't know if anyone has already mentioned http://www.education-otherwise.net/,they probably have,i'd advise anyone to join when they're starting out,they used to provide you with lots of info and an extremely handy contact list,which is fantastic and the way i spoke to my first home edders....i l...
by celticmyth
Wed Nov 09, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Any home edders out there?
Replies: 61
Views: 12642

Re: Any home edders out there?

Hi P & P, I don't think my daughter missed out socially or otherwise.She still had friends who went to school that she played with ,plus all the HE kids and they used to be able to run off and play whilst we parents had a well-earned cuppa lol . When they're old enough to go on their own,you no long...
by celticmyth
Tue Nov 08, 2011 8:22 pm
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Any home edders out there?
Replies: 61
Views: 12642

Re: Any home edders out there?

As Juzamum said,find local Home Ed groups...ours used to go swimming,ice skating,do pottery or just socialise,BUT don't think you have to socialise to the point of no time to themselves....kids need time to just BE :-) The great thing about H.E. is that your kids can make friends across the age spec...
by celticmyth
Sat Nov 05, 2011 3:23 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Golden Virginia seeds.
Replies: 140
Views: 18722

Re: Golden Virginia seeds.

Do they have huge slugs in france MMM? How big are we talking?i hate the english ones as it is! urrgghhh!
by celticmyth
Sat Nov 05, 2011 10:45 am
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Any home edders out there?
Replies: 61
Views: 12642

Re: Any home edders out there?

Good luck Welshmum!
Most of all you have the time to enjoy being with your children.
As Rosendula said,lots of snuggly pj days :-D We used to love them!
by celticmyth
Sat Nov 05, 2011 10:43 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Golden Virginia seeds.
Replies: 140
Views: 18722

Re: Golden Virginia seeds.

It sounds like you can just crumble all the leaf off the stalk MMM.
by celticmyth
Tue Oct 25, 2011 8:45 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Golden Virginia seeds.
Replies: 140
Views: 18722

Re: Golden Virginia seeds.

Thanks for that MKG,i will copy paste it into a document if you don't mind so i don't have to trawl for it next year x
by celticmyth
Mon Oct 24, 2011 9:08 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Golden Virginia seeds.
Replies: 140
Views: 18722

Re: Golden Virginia seeds.

I've read this thread with interest,just bought some GV seeds from Ebay and will be trying it out next year.....i'm glad you've noticed the same thing as me MKG on all the baccy forums.......advice and methods vary greatly!Didn't know whether i was coming or going after reading some of them!So how w...
by celticmyth
Sun Oct 23, 2011 10:22 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Who's your favourite folk musician?
Replies: 65
Views: 5370

Re: Who's your favourite folk musician?

My line-up would be Bellowhead,Seth Lakeman,Oysterband and Imagined Village :cooldude:
by celticmyth
Wed Oct 12, 2011 8:11 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: which tea?
Replies: 71
Views: 6790

Re: which tea?

I don't actually drink tea(except the occasional chamomile,nettle or dandelion)My tipple is decaff coffee.....can't drink the 12 cups a day of the real stuff that i used to quaff anymore lol....must be my age ;-)
by celticmyth
Wed Oct 12, 2011 7:43 am
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: Mistletoe Festiaval
Replies: 7
Views: 2188

Re: Mistletoe Festiaval

"Intense" lol,So are some witches i know ;-) x
by celticmyth
Tue Oct 11, 2011 10:58 am
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: Mistletoe Festiaval
Replies: 7
Views: 2188

Re: Mistletoe Festiaval

Hi SE,i agree most Druids are not at all scary lol.....bit far to come,but hope it goes well xxx
by celticmyth
Sun Oct 09, 2011 9:53 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: How do I remove ink stains from a white tunic?
Replies: 4
Views: 1575

Re: How do I remove ink stains from a white tunic?

Not at all green,but i've always found stain devils to work,perhaps someone else would know a more green and cheaper method?
by celticmyth
Sun Oct 09, 2011 7:56 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: What does your home smell of?
Replies: 153
Views: 16927

Re: What does your home smell of?

Being sunday and breakfast time,it smells of toast and coffee.