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by safronsue
Wed May 22, 2013 4:24 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ...catch an adder
Replies: 13
Views: 3705

Re: ...catch an adder

the latest old boy story about the evil serpent. ....and i cut off the vipers head with my shovel and bent down with my knife to flick the offending head away off the path and the demon jumped up and bit my hand.
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by safronsue
Wed May 22, 2013 4:16 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Bloody, Bloody, Weather
Replies: 54
Views: 13582

Re: Bloody, Bloody, Weather

fabulous here in Greece. sorry to gloat. it's the only thing we've got going for us really.
Jon, could you rig up some plastic covering just to keep the rain off and to warm up the soil? surely things will start improving soon.
by safronsue
Tue May 14, 2013 4:51 pm
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ...catch an adder
Replies: 13
Views: 3705

Re: ...catch an adder

yes, a forked stick and thick gloves approach is one i was considering but thick gloves mean less dexterity i guess and it must tricky. good on you for persevering Jon. My dogs, terrier types, were stars in the drama the other day, barking like mad and keeping the serpent cornered where it was hissi...
by safronsue
Sun May 12, 2013 4:36 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ...catch an adder
Replies: 13
Views: 3705

Re: ...catch an adder

hmmm, i guess no one has ever tried to catch an adder on here. strange.
really not enough meat to warrant lighting the barbie either
by safronsue
Sat May 11, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: How do I??
Topic: ...catch an adder
Replies: 13
Views: 3705

...catch an adder

Hi all, long time no post! I rather like snakes, but not venomous ones in my garden. My husband killed a viper, (sounds more dangerous than addder) yesterday. Like most greeks he hates snakes. I felt guilty as i alerted him to it and am wondering how i could've trapped and then just removed it. The ...
by safronsue
Sun Jan 13, 2013 5:40 am
Forum: Livestock
Topic: goats for meat
Replies: 4
Views: 1833

Re: goats for meat

we eat it regularly. Cook it long and slow. This is a favourite at the mo, although i would boil it for 3 or 4 hours rather than the 90 mins this recipe says. good luck!
by safronsue
Mon Dec 31, 2012 5:25 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: give peas a chance
Replies: 10
Views: 1504

Re: give peas a chance

peas is good but i really want a big celery
by safronsue
Sun Dec 30, 2012 5:10 am
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Exiled in Scotland, Hello!
Replies: 6
Views: 1177

Re: Exiled in Scotland, Hello!

hello, which part of Scotland are you moving to? Have you bought a plot? welcome to the forum!
sue
by safronsue
Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:22 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: New here
Replies: 11
Views: 2093

Re: New here

helllloooo. nice view you've got there
by safronsue
Fri Dec 28, 2012 1:21 pm
Forum: Welcome New People Say Hello
Topic: Ish in Bulgaria
Replies: 7
Views: 1806

Re: Ish in Bulgaria

hello K and T, welcome. I'm not so far from you. We haven't had much snow down this way and it's been so mild i 've been in the garden over xmas. we've got a large garden and grow a range of the usual and have stacks of mature fruit and nut trees. what did you grow this summer and what livestock hav...
by safronsue
Mon Dec 24, 2012 6:43 pm
Forum: What's in the pot? Recipes and anything about Cooking
Topic: Anything but Turkey !!
Replies: 9
Views: 2224

Re: Anything but Turkey !!

Thought I' d stick this up before I open a bottle..... Then Boiled Salt beef with cabbage. not odd, but must taste better than it sounds! how do you do it? we like turkey and only have it the once a year. first year here they took the skin off, to save us the bother. not a pretty sight, a skinless ...
by safronsue
Fri Dec 21, 2012 5:36 am
Forum: Bring back the Goodlife - and other Television and Radio related things
Topic: Doomsday preppers
Replies: 27
Views: 22464

Re: Doomsday preppers

booo! i'm still here. you still here?
by safronsue
Fri Dec 21, 2012 5:32 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: Marking the shortest day.
Replies: 6
Views: 1063

Re: Marking the shortest day.

indeed.
by safronsue
Thu Dec 20, 2012 5:58 am
Forum: The ish Local - (Chat)
Topic: who's got the oldest singer sewing machine on here??
Replies: 24
Views: 5803

Re: who's got the oldest singer sewing machine on here??

that's the oldest lady, hats off to her! lovely