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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: 5041

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: 5041

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: 9980

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: 4243

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: 8415

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: 6221

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: 9980

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: 6221

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: 25878

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: 6221

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 7:24 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Whether the weather will cooperate
Replies: 114
Views: 25878

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: 8415

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: 25878

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 !!!!!!!
by old tree man
Thu Jan 28, 2016 8:35 am
Forum: Looks like we made it
Topic: I have found spinning
Replies: 11
Views: 8415

Re: I have found spinning

Its addictive i have to make myself stop otherwise i would'nt get anything else done.