FloBear


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Posted: 23/08/2012 at 19:48

Fab origami, Kate, GCSE A grade, I do believe.

Geoff, I see you are displaying 'advanced linking skills' with your YouTube. clip. Have an A* for your GCSE  ;- )

DIY Cold frame

Posted: 23/08/2012 at 19:42

To paste a link to a website, I find it in the search engine and, after checking it's what I want, I go back to the search engine page, right click on the hyperlink (underlined) that I used, choose 'Copy shortcut' and proceed as before. I expect there are at least three other ways to do all of this, some may be easier!!! The link below is coming out as a very long thing, unlike what I copied, but it should work.

http://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&frm=1&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&ved=0CCsQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.allotment.org.uk%2Fgrow-your-own%2Fgreenhouse-growing%2Fhow-to-build-a-cold-frame&ei=fng2ULTcMs7B0gX1o4DAAQ&usg=AFQjCNEzT3ADyp-PxceP-CBKITz0gd4Z9Q

DIY Cold frame

Posted: 23/08/2012 at 19:37

Linking to a forum thread, I go and find it but don't open it to read the posts. I right-click on the thread title and, in the menu that opens, left click 'Copy shortcut' . Then when I type my post I paste the link into the box.

I'm using Internet Explorer but it must be similar in other browsers.

See how you go with that, gardenfantic.

 

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Posted: 23/08/2012 at 17:45

Kate, I'm around to keep you company though have all day events to help at on both Sunday and Monday. I'm expecting to need a brolly handy :- (

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Posted: 23/08/2012 at 10:05

The autumnal chill had passed by the time I got up - either that or sunny East Dorset has a summery micro-climate. The start of autumn has its own smell in the air - normally I don't detect it until September but who knows!

Heard this morning that beekeepers are depressed at the very poor honey yields. My sister-in-Wales has a bumper crop, four times more than she extracted last year, so something turned out right. I have one red tomato and a few green ones.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 20:34

I hope it's a Custarde doughnut - my namesake after all. I had a gaga moment earlier when I said my favourite was Apple.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 20:31

A link? I do believe I can ;- )

http://www.google.co.uk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&frm=1&source=web&cd=1&cad=rja&sqi=2&ved=0CCEQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.porthemmet.com%2F&ei=4TI1UPboBYTF0QXf_YD4BQ&usg=AFQjCNEZkONoB1GmNAmLdEzw9EaGAlkeVg

oooh, looks a bit long. Hope it works. Also wiki, beeb & several other places explain about the origin of the hoax.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 20:21

Just googled Porth emmet. Quite entertaining :- )

I knew emmet was an old word for ant but I hadn't heard it used for grockles before.

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Posted: 22/08/2012 at 19:16

Lottie, in case they don't speak English, you might find this useful;

 

Ple'ma an bysva?

what do I do with black box

Posted: 22/08/2012 at 19:04

If you don't want to do either, just slide off it and it will go away. I find it annoying that it pops up so readily, I think it would be much better if you had to hover for a second or two to make it appear.

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