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Latest posts by KEF

Window ledge style heated propagator - any good?

Posted: 21/01/2015 at 08:41

Tootles a timely thread as I've been looking for one, Chicky I'm impressed with yours. 

Camera Corner

Posted: 21/01/2015 at 08:38

 Thanks chaps. Sun, sea, blue skies, flowers, a beautiful smile, puppies and a cuppa wow!  I'm now a happy bunny   

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 21/01/2015 at 08:28

Hugs for anyone who needs one



Posted: 21/01/2015 at 08:25


Still snowing here, about 3" on the ground and the sky looks full  A lot of schools are closed. 

Great to hear from Matty 

Camera Corner

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:58

I like both your pictures Lunaria, on a bitter cold day like today the last one was really appreciated   

Nice picture David  Have you got any sunny bright ones?

Has anyone got any good bright pictures to cheer us up?   


Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:51


Boring day here, been to local market bought some carrots with leaves still attached they were tasty last week. Visited mum. Did some washing, or the machine did 

Done some HW  and ironing mega boring  

Role on spring, or I'd even settle for a thaw. 

Curtains now drawn and expect to see snow when I open them in the morning 


Anyone done any gardening today?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:42

Nope, unless you can count putting seed spuds in egg boxes to chit  Ground still frozen here. 


Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:18

Edd thanks for that I've looked at it and I think that might be gloopy , the vodka I bought has a  brownish tint but almost clear, maybe dark chocolate without any caramel was used.  I'll have fun trying 

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:12

Bekkie can I ask why are you trying to be dairy free? I pay great attention to my calcium intake as my mother has osteoporosis. 

Would you pay more for a pint of Milk ?

Posted: 20/01/2015 at 16:08

We don't consume much milk, only a drop in strong tea and I'll be honest I buy skimmed long life stuff as neither enjoy milk, it must be 30yrs since I bought fresh milk, other than for specific recipes. If I make porridge it is with LF skimmed. Most of our calcium intake is from butter and cheese.  

I have read and heard about SM's and exploitation of dairy farmers and it's disgusting, if I did buy fresh I would happily pay extra. I'm sure Mum who drinks a lot would happily pay more. 

I think free school milk which with hindsight was a great thing, sadly put me off milk. Warm and yukky in the warm months and I was made to drink it   

Discussions started by KEF

RIP Terry Pratchett

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Family traits

Have you turned into one of your parents? 
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Not gardening but a computer question

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Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

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Clematis ID please

Can anyone ID my shade loving clematis? 
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Kale & Beans

Is there any reason why you shouldn't plant them near to each other? 
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Underachiever Award

What hasn't done well up to now in your garden? 
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Slug nematodes

Will they work if waterlogged? 
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Shrub ID please.

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Clematis ID please

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Rhino Greenhouse

Do you have one and would you recommend ?  
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Glass cutter

Want to buy one and want recommendations please.  
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I.D. please

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S.Pierre variety of tomatoes

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Help on the way.

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