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Posted: 14/01/2014 at 21:44


KEF wrote (see)

Hugs for Archie. Please don't start walking around holding the furniture, I think that's a symptom of man flu.

When my OH is ill I administer Sudacrem and if it's very bad Hydrocortisone and a can of lager, it usually works. Doesn't matter where you put the cream it's the kind action of providing it that works

KEF trying the lager cure with flu plus

Growing Sweet Peas

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 21:38

grandad started his seeds off in 10s of woodbine  packets . nowt else will do lad .


Posted: 14/01/2014 at 11:56

happy birthday WW.  i have manflu still  i must carry on  .work later . emptied my wardrobe and had a sort out 3 bags for the oxfam bin bit of sun here . need  a good weekend in the garden . lamb cass for tea

best way to get rid of rats

Posted: 14/01/2014 at 11:41

i have rats visting one bin at the moment . and they make a great job of turning the  compost for me . time for them to move on now .  i take out the carpet and plastic sack . which they like to sit on . and leave the lid off and make sure no fruit goes goes in the bin  for a while 

Pitch Forks & flt tyned lifting forks

Posted: 12/01/2014 at 21:36

four candles ????

sowing lobelia seeds

Posted: 12/01/2014 at 21:20

put a pinch of seed in each plug.


Posted: 11/01/2014 at 19:31
archiepem wrote (see)

clear skies.  rain first thing . looks like a day of showers and  ebay

ended up a sunny afternoon four grandkids  came  and  one will be staying tonight . daughter brought  homemade currys  phail and madras ., have agood night all  could be an early night for me and OH  after a few beers and  reds


Posted: 11/01/2014 at 09:45

clear skies.  rain first thing . looks like a day of showers and  ebay

Spud fairs...

Posted: 10/01/2014 at 20:59

 i put  1spud  to a pot , had some on christmas day as  roasters  and still have a pot left  ps last years were the best . in pots . at my late dads back in the 60s  we had quarter  of an acre  in spuds ,  happy days

Can't get no inspiration!

Posted: 10/01/2014 at 19:35

new year blues . think  of long summer  nights having  a glass of wine  staying in the garden     till 11pm then going in to watch  a world cup match  come on england

Discussions started by archiepem

Talkback: Growing your own Christmas dinner

i frezze some broad besns runners and french beans . carrots and peas and put some spuds in deep tubs in a frost free place and cover with c... 
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garden tour 
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daughters garden

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daughters new garden

any ideas ???? 
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made from pallets  
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