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by Henwoman
Fri Apr 22, 2011 12:45 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 5042

Re: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help e

Thanks for the good wishes! Admin felt I shouldn't put my email address on here, and I do understand why, but it's not my "real" one - it's the one I use for my website website removed by Admin, please see rules. so I'll leave it on the posting if that's ok.
by Henwoman
Thu Apr 21, 2011 7:04 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 5042

Re: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help e

If anyone wants to reply to me direct, please use alex4contact@yahoo.co.uk and we can write off the forum. Thanks. Henwoman
by Henwoman
Tue Apr 19, 2011 5:39 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 5042

Re: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help e

Sorry - I forgot to check my mail! Anytime that it's free. Just let me know when you would like to come.

Can someone tell me how to reply to a PM? I have one in my box, but there doesn't seem to be a button to press to reply. Thanks.
by Henwoman
Wed Mar 30, 2011 7:09 pm
Forum: Herbs and Vegetables
Topic: Early spuds are in
Replies: 28
Views: 4626

Re: Early spuds are in

I reckon the reason you planted potatoes on Good Friday traditionally, was that in the old days, it was one day you could almost guarantee being off work and able to garden. Certainly my Dad stuck to that tradition, however early or late, as he worked six days a week and so didn't have much free time.
by Henwoman
Wed Mar 30, 2011 4:29 pm
Forum: Swap Shop, Trading Area and Seed Swap Area
Topic: Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help etc.
Replies: 15
Views: 5042

Holiday cottage/Central Brittany, swap for garden help etc.

I'm offering one week's holiday for one person or a couple in a one-bedroomed cottage at the end of my garden in central Brittany. This is in exchange for gardening and helping with the chickens, ducks, goats and rabbits or decorating skills. Nothing too arduous! The bathroom is ensuite and downsta...
by Henwoman
Wed Mar 30, 2011 1:58 pm
Forum: Author-ish Photographer- ish - Write or take photos for Selfsufficientish
Topic: Make your own polytunnel cheap!
Replies: 21
Views: 48693

Re: Make your own polytunnel cheap!

Just a thought. You could insert scaffold poles into the ground first and put the blue alkathene piping straight into them, making the bottom more stable perhaps. It's a brilliant idea!