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by woolcraft
Sat May 06, 2006 1:20 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: Lidl
Replies: 33
Views: 12527

In the same vein both Poundstretcher and Wilkinsons have big gardening departments and are very good value for money - we also did really well on bird feeding equipment in Poundstretcher last week. Sue
by woolcraft
Mon Apr 24, 2006 6:02 pm
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: My health
Replies: 41
Views: 12557

Hi Tigz, Sorry you're not feeling the best. A lot of years ago I had four little ones under the age of six. The middle two were boys both woke at different times on three or four occasions every night!! (For about 1 year). Kids really are individuals the younger one was sleeping through eventually, ...
by woolcraft
Sat Apr 22, 2006 1:55 pm
Forum: Eco Products and Innovations
Topic: My new gadget!
Replies: 15
Views: 8332

I saw one of these torches - advertised as the 'Everlasting Torch' - in our Black & Decker factory shop. It was £15 and claimed that it would never wear out or need the bulb replacing - ever! Seemed like a good buy for a torch you just need to shake. I was tempted to buy but didn't.
by woolcraft
Sat Apr 22, 2006 1:38 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Tallest sunflower competition
Replies: 123
Views: 47804

Into our cottage now and BT have eventually supplied a line, so yippee I'm back on the net. Little girl next door has just offered me newly sprouting sunflowers, so I'm declaring and interest in this competition! Will let you know when they were planted when I find out. Good to read all your news ev...
by woolcraft
Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:33 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Expected downtime soon due to moving servers
Replies: 59
Views: 21007

Tuesday/Wednesday definitely sounds sense to me - always the hardest days to get posting with other things mounting up - best of luck with move of server. Sue
by woolcraft
Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:30 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello from a self-sufficientish Michigander
Replies: 21
Views: 6920

Hiya Kate. Welcome and looking forward to hearing more from you and seeing your pot displayed on the net. Sue
by woolcraft
Tue Mar 28, 2006 5:26 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hi Everyone.
Replies: 30
Views: 10278

Hiya Lou, Yeah this is a great site with a lot of useful down-to-earth information. Welcome and looking forward to hearing more from you, Sue
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:18 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Closer to God in a garden
Replies: 74
Views: 21918

Last year we travelled by coach from Bodrum, SW Turkey to Ephesus to look at the fantastic ruins there. After two or three hours of travelling over the mountains, through the olive groves, we suddenly descended into what I recognised as the 'fertile plane'. This touched me more than most things I ha...
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:10 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: TV taster
Replies: 25
Views: 11312

Andy/Dave, I keep trying to get these links but can't - could it be the firewall which I have running - very frustrating but not your fault. Sue
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:07 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: New sister site launch very soon.....
Replies: 39
Views: 13761

Yeah, you're best off composing your own, or using music which has been composed for you - that will stop you to some extent being sued in the future when you have money! - Sorry but that's how cynical the world is! At the moment they won't sue you, but later they might. My family is from the world ...
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:04 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Plastic Bags
Replies: 108
Views: 77036

Hi Andy/Dave, Am looking around for other people who make promotional goods which include bags - the SupremeCreations ones were sent to me because I distribute herbal supplements etc. and therefore might want them printing up for myself. Will let you know what other companies I find who do this. Sue
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 5:02 pm
Forum: Site Information and Announcements
Topic: Almost a million hits
Replies: 2
Views: 1993

Wow!!! Wasn't that a lot faster than originally thought?! Better get some paper hats made quick - Selfsufficientish 1000000 (or 1 x 6 Zero (e) s) or suck like. Brilliant stuff. Well done! Sue x
by woolcraft
Sun Mar 26, 2006 4:59 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Ireland anyone?
Replies: 11
Views: 4046

Hiya and Congratulations!! Ireland (we think) is our ultimate destination - the ancestral homeland of my husband and to also to me but only to a minor extent. We are currently on a 10 year plan - half way through - to raise the necessary to retire there - if we decide we want to do that when the tim...
by woolcraft
Sat Mar 25, 2006 10:58 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Greetings from Flanders
Replies: 13
Views: 4839

Hiya Jove, Looking forward to hearing more about you. Sue
by woolcraft
Fri Mar 24, 2006 7:40 pm
Forum: Reporting spam
Topic: Ads at the top - keywords
Replies: 4
Views: 2966

As far as I understand it, GoogleAds are pay-per-click ads. The advertiser submits his advertisement into Google and opens an account. The advertiser supplies the 'key words' they are interested in and then Google will place them accordingly. If you look down the side of the results pages on Google ...