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by Daisy's Mum
Sat Feb 10, 2007 11:41 am
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Parental Pork Pies
Replies: 14
Views: 6071

Hey Guys, Thanks for all that it really made me smile. Feel v. proud of Avatar too. I have been slinging my little dumpling since the day she was born, and she still loves being in it now. ( I make slings for a v. modest living, and travel around my local area extolling the virtues of baby carrying,...
by Daisy's Mum
Sat Feb 10, 2007 11:30 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: My Local Seed and Plant Swap
Replies: 1
Views: 1369

My Local Seed and Plant Swap

For anybody who happens to be down my way

On Sunday 25th February 10 - 2pm

Theres a seed and plant swap going on

in East Ruston Village Hall

Free entry to all

(these things are great to go to, getting rid of anything unwanted and getting useful stuff back for it!)
by Daisy's Mum
Sat Feb 10, 2007 11:24 am
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Spelt bread in a breadmaker!
Replies: 6
Views: 3326

Thats a real handy one to know. I have just been diagnosed with Ceoliac Disease and was recommended Spelt. The ready baked loaves I tried were not nice. *retch* We have a local mill (Letheringsett Mill) that sells Spelt flour. So I'll definately b giving it a go after your message. Cheers :cheers: L...
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 12, 2007 9:17 am
Forum: Allotments, Veg Patches and Container Gardening
Topic: seed and potting compost
Replies: 9
Views: 2613

Depending on how much you want you can always sterilise your compost in the oven, but this can take sometime and isn't that economical. Also can get other family members up in arms!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 12, 2007 9:13 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: When is your birthday
Replies: 261
Views: 83279

January 6th Mamf (Sam) - 9 months to the day after my Dad's birthday! eeeew! 9th - Ina 12th-kev 16th - Matt February 1st - AnnetteR 4th - Nick (Renee) 8th - Lou8 (Lou) 9th - Mountain Mist (Mike) 14th- Martin March 2nd - Daisygirl (Julia) 3rd - pskipper (Philip) 21st - Altica 22nd - the.fee.fairy (Fe...
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 12, 2007 9:08 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Hello out there
Replies: 10
Views: 2435

Welcome. You'll find a nice bunch here!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Thu Jan 11, 2007 8:57 pm
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: Growing mushrooms
Replies: 35
Views: 11357

I buy mushroom spawn from Ann Millers Speciality Mushrooms from Inverurie, Aberdeenshire, I bag up horse manure that is gifted from a friend, I bag it as it must be free from worms etc, and lay my spawn onto that. I don't grow anything too fancy your usual white mushrooms. And lay the spawn down int...
by Daisy's Mum
Thu Jan 11, 2007 8:40 pm
Forum: Wild Foods and Foraging
Topic: Rock Samphire
Replies: 15
Views: 7586

Near where I live (Norfolk Coast) Marsh Samphire grows in abundance, and is locally known as poor man's asparagus. I think this gives a fair indication of what it tastes like. We collect it every year, although there is a thriving market for selling it on the roadside to tourists! (all because they ...
by Daisy's Mum
Wed Jan 10, 2007 1:24 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: hi
Replies: 8
Views: 2049

Hello There and Welcome

I'm pretty sure that you'll find all the advice you need round here. They're a good bunch!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 10:11 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: pembrokeshire greetings!
Replies: 30
Views: 11538

Hello there!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 10:07 pm
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Parental Pork Pies
Replies: 14
Views: 6071

blah blah seems to be about the sum of it LOL! I know it should get you down but sometimes you just can't help yourself!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: My Chutneys too Sweet!
Replies: 8
Views: 6505

LOL. v. funny guys!
:cheers:

Its not unbelievably sweet but is quite heavily spiced so therefore not much cope as jam! Will give the recooking a go - I have a feeling this could take a LONG time!

Lorna x
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:40 pm
Forum: Eco Parenting
Topic: Parental Pork Pies
Replies: 14
Views: 6071

Parental Pork Pies

Okay then own up - I need cheering up, after a grueling Christmas weekend of trawling around all of DH's eight (yes count them eight) brothers and sisters, I was beginning to get a bit upset at the 'How old is she now?" '15 months" "and she's still not talking? Mine were practically fluent by 12 mon...
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:34 pm
Forum: But what can I do?
Topic: green manufacturing save treadle sewing machines
Replies: 32
Views: 11721

I am a hand powered lady! I inherited a machine from a relative and have never looked back - the only thing is I need a modern machine for is zig zag. I have made everything from my daughters nappies and clothes to the baby slings that I sell as my main source of income on it, I have never owned any...
by Daisy's Mum
Fri Jan 05, 2007 9:26 pm
Forum: What's Going On?
Topic: "Not in front of the children" petition
Replies: 19
Views: 10948

Me too!

:cheers: