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Hangovers and how to Cure them naturally- By Andy Hamilton

Yazan: Andy Hamilton | 22 December 2010 | 7 Comments
Categories: Food, Herbal medicine, Home Brew, Home brewing, Reference

What’s more increased bladder flow can deplete valuable vitamins and minerals such as potassium, vitamin C and various B vitamins. To further these feelings an increase in REM (rapid eye movement/dream) sleep means your brain has been falsely excited and this can lead to depression.

Thinking about keeping Bees? – By Philip Chandler of www.biobees.com

Yazan: admin | 14 March 2010 | 10 Comments
Categories: Budget living, Enivronmentally friendly, Ishers Tips, Livestock, Reference

Whether you approach it from the point of view of conservation, entomology, crop pollination or simply a love of honey, beekeeping is an engaging pursuit and a fascinating window on the natural world. So what does it take to become a beekeeper? The essentials are simple enough: some sort of hive, a hat and a […]

Iron, Calcium and Salt – Dave Hamilton

Yazan: Dave | 30 October 2009 | 3 Comments
Categories: Food, Herbal medicine, Reference

Iron Iron is useful throughout the body but it is mainly present in our blood where it is attached to a molecule known as haemoglobin. It is the presence of these haemoglobin molecules that gives us red blood cells making our blood red. People with not enough iron in their diet will suffer from a […]

Guide to putting in a pond

Yazan: Andy Hamilton | 28 October 2009 | No Comments
Categories: Outdoors, Reference, Seasonal Garden

As I have a huge slug problem on my allotment I decided that it was about time I took my own advice and put in a pond. A pond will attract a slugs natural predators such as frogs, toads and birds. Where to put your pond It is best not to put a pond too […]

UK councils K-Y – To help you find an allotment

Yazan: Andy Hamilton | 28 October 2009 | 1 Comment
Categories: Outdoors, Reference, The vegetable patch, Uncategorized

Looking for an allotment? For your convenience we have created this list of UK councils, if we have not listed your council then please contact us by e-mail here. This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it Also if any of the links are dead please contact us. […]

Councils A-J – To help you find an allotment

Yazan: Andy Hamilton | 28 October 2009 | No Comments
Categories: Reference

Looking for an allotment? For your convenience we have created this list of UK councils. Your council should provide many services including kerb side recycling, allotments, composting (along with housing,libraries ect) we hope that you will use the services that they provide to keep your part of the world a more environmentally friendly place. Please […]


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