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Posted: 29/10/2016 at 17:08

Duh!  I meant 'any tracks' not 'ant tracks' - flippin phone 

Seed and Plant swap 2016

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 14:59

I've just gathered some ripe seeds from my Hosta 'Blue Angel'  

If you'd like some please PM me your address.  

Don't forget to alter your clocks

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 14:04
nutcutlet says:

Dove those are probably the same people that think good berries in autumn predict a hard winter.

See original post


Cooking potatoes

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 12:06

This sometimes happens if you put potatoes into hot water - put them in cold salted water and bring to the boil.

If that doesn't improve things, cut your potatoes into smaller chunks and steam them in a steamer or covered colander over the saucepan of boiling water.  

Hope that helps. 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 11:56

Enjoy the weekend DD - take advantage of the quiet to do little things just for you ((hugs)) and try not to worry 

I've got the venison cooking gently in the oven and some rough puff pastry resting in the fridge.  Later on I will combine the two 

Interestingly the venison cost about the same as the shin of beef I used for a casserole last week.  

Don't forget to alter your clocks

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 11:49

Reminds me of the conversation overheard in the hairdressers - customer was reminded to put her clock back tonight and there'd be 'shorter days' responded by saying, 'Oh, I thought there were 24 hours in every day ......... how many are there going to be now?'

And then there's the comment by our Admin Support lAssistant where I used to work 

"it'll be difficult for the police and emergency services, what with Hallowe'en and Nov 5th being so close to each other this year." ............... 

Don't forget to alter your clocks

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 11:44


HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 10:56

Thankthecat   Hostafan lives in Devon - we're in Norfolk but we visit Cornwall each year so call in on Hosta and his lovely Hub on the way 

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 29/10/2016 at 08:19

Good morning Pdoc 

Is what we say s'posed to be interesting? i just waffle   


Posted: 29/10/2016 at 08:16

Have a brilliant birthday LillyP ((hugs))

im posting on my phone so no fancy pics but the thoughts the same. 

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