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by marshlander
Sun Dec 23, 2012 4:24 pm
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: F-f-f-facebook
Replies: 47
Views: 8142

Re: F-f-f-facebook

To remove friends you dont want click on your own name on the blue bar at the top.
then click on the word friends under the box with lots of friends pictures.
Next hovver the mouse over the box to the right of the person you don't want and a menu appears.
Click on unfriend - done!
by marshlander
Fri Dec 21, 2012 3:14 am
Forum: Mushroom and Fungus Identification
Topic: Roger Philips mushroom id website
Replies: 0
Views: 3509

Roger Philips mushroom id website

Roger Philips' twenty-year study makes this site the most complete collection of photographs and mushroom information from both sides of the Atlantic ever assembled. http://www.rogersmushrooms.com/ Has a-z, visual key and easy key plus recipes and more - good site
by marshlander
Fri Dec 21, 2012 2:01 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Marking the shortest day.
Replies: 6
Views: 1229

Marking the shortest day.

Winter Solstice today, midwinter, the shortest Day and the longest night, time for reflection on the past and dreams for the future.
by marshlander
Fri Dec 21, 2012 1:45 am
Forum: Fruit and Nuts
Topic: Brambles
Replies: 11
Views: 4237

Re: Brambles

GeorgeSalt wrote:
Try Rosa canina, you get a double harvest if you use the petals and the hips. Or Mahonia, I'm sure I've seen that in foraging books as edible (berries). Or mix and match with OJ's suggestions.
I've seen jam recipes using oregon grapes = mahonia
by marshlander
Thu Dec 20, 2012 12:37 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Let’s have a list of New years resolutions & !revolutions! t
Replies: 31
Views: 4781

Re: Let’s have a list of New years resolutions & !revolution

Several of the above plus
Drink more wine& take time to sit in the garden.
READ some of the books I've bought recently - only skimmed through so far.
Say NO more often! Felt like I spent last summer in committee meetings or at fundraisers. Forgot what OH looked like and as for housework.....
by marshlander
Tue Dec 18, 2012 2:21 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: Geometry Question
Replies: 9
Views: 2883

Re: Geometry Question

Depends how many raspberries I eat before they get to the pot!
by marshlander
Tue Dec 18, 2012 12:58 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: Geometry Question
Replies: 9
Views: 2883

Re: Geometry Question

Is this you?
by marshlander
Tue Dec 18, 2012 12:46 am
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Education Committee - Fifth Report
Replies: 0
Views: 7826

Education Committee - Fifth Report

Education Committee - Fifth Report Support for Home Education http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm201213/cmselect/cmeduc/559/55902.htm Relationships between home educators and local authorities Financial support for home education Examinations Transitions to further education Local offers of ...
by marshlander
Tue Dec 18, 2012 12:40 am
Forum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Topic: Old VHSs
Replies: 11
Views: 6736

Re: Old VHSs

Couldn't even give mine away :(
Still have a huge box of x files!
by marshlander
Fri Dec 14, 2012 7:57 pm
Forum: Links, links and more links
Topic: thifty food source
Replies: 8
Views: 9656

thifty food source

Ok, please don't throw stuff at me, it's not eco, organic, home grown etc. but may be helpful to peeps on a limited budget. http://www.approvedfood.co.uk/ Edited to add no, not the crisps and pop, there's flour, chick peas, lentils, loo rolls etc. Ignore the rubbish! Not used them myself, just passi...
by marshlander
Thu Dec 13, 2012 8:27 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Sowing in vermiculite
Replies: 5
Views: 1874

Re: Sowing in vermiculite

I've got an anxiety thing with vermiculite... isn't it supposed to be as dangerous as asbestos or something i think i read? Not unless you make a habit of regularly breathing in vast quantities of the dust over a long period. It's a natural mineral and is dampened to use. Here's a safety sheet http...
by marshlander
Thu Dec 13, 2012 12:44 am
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Sowing in vermiculite
Replies: 5
Views: 1874

Sowing in vermiculite

Have you tried sowing in vermiculite? Closest I can find is to what I mean http://www.seedsite.eu/zaaiinstructies.htm We visited an open garden in Louth this year where the owners sow 100s of different varieties in recycled clear takeaway boxes with lids. These are stacked up in a lean to all winter...
by marshlander
Wed Dec 12, 2012 11:36 pm
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: True spirit of Christmas
Replies: 3
Views: 6714

True spirit of Christmas

I'm not shouting, original post in caps. Posted by The Tubman in Hastings. Good to know there are still kind people out there. WE WILL BE SERVING XMAS DINNER TO ANYONE WHO WANTS IT ON XMAS DAY AFTERNOON ...OUR DOORS ARE OPEN TO ANYONE REGARDLESS OF WHAT YOUR SITUATION IS...IF YOU CAN'T AFFORD XMAS.....
by marshlander
Wed Dec 12, 2012 6:52 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Too late to save my beetroot?
Replies: 10
Views: 2956

Re: Too late to save my beetroot?

Lots of variations on beetroot soup and some other ideas;- http://www.abelandcole.co.uk/recipes/beetroot