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by peter
Sat Nov 21, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 135
Views: 2739

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Adnams Copper House Gin is the best, soft and delicious.
The brewer in Southwold.
by peter
Fri Nov 13, 2020 7:42 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1282
Views: 205345

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

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by peter
Fri Nov 06, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 135
Views: 2739

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Tuesday morning's surprisingly good photo.
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by peter
Sun Nov 01, 2020 3:19 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1282
Views: 205345

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

And a topical pop quiz one......

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by peter
Sun Nov 01, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1282
Views: 205345

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by peter
Sun Nov 01, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?
Replies: 1282
Views: 205345

Re: Please can we have some more 'funnies'?

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by peter
Sat Oct 31, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Nettles in newly seeded lawn
Replies: 3
Views: 68

Re: Nettles in newly seeded lawn

Nettles won't survive regular lawn mowing.
by peter
Sun Oct 25, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 135
Views: 2739

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

One of my tenants got a delivery of tree surgeon shredding straight from the job site on Friday, asked where it could be dumped as he passed my place. Told me he'd had all he needed and the rest was up for grabs on his way home. Another tenant spotted the pile and texted me asking, replied help your...
by peter
Sun Oct 18, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Pain in the backside !!
Replies: 3
Views: 130

Re: Pain in the backside !!

Put a tick jn the remember me box.
Other option is you've started getting rid of cookies?
by peter
Sun Oct 18, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Autumn Bits and Bobs
Replies: 135
Views: 2739

Re: Autumn Bits and Bobs

Our Sainsbury's x 2 and Tesco both do what they call "cooking bacon", it's the bits that mucked up in the slicer and if you rummage through the packs, the bits that couldn't go through the slicer cos the spikes holding it in were stuck in the last half inch. They turn up smoked or not by p...
by peter
Sun Oct 04, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 82
Views: 2998

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

The butternut I chose for today's soup worked out just shy of 4 &1/2lb of chunks, cooked with 3lb of onions, 3 chicken breasts and pack of cooking bacon(3 X 1/2 inch chops!), plus spuds, spring onions, an uncloved (like a leek) elephant garlic, carrots, stock and 1&1/2 kettles of boiling wat...
by peter
Sun Oct 04, 2020 1:15 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 82
Views: 2998

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

Goodness peter, that,s a great crop! You'll be able to keep the whole street supplied if there,s another lockdown. On a practical front what are your favourite ways of using them up? I do gift some :) Soup! One big squash. A couple of pounds of: onions, potatoes, carrots. Packet of "cooking&qu...
by peter
Sun Oct 04, 2020 11:15 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 82
Views: 2998

Re: Late Summer Bits and Bobs.

........ And i still have one butternut squash in the garage to use up from last year which still, on the outside at least seems to be in excellent condition. These plants are excellent provision for lockdown storage and similar emergencies ! Oh yes! I regularly have squash from the previous year a...
by peter
Wed Sep 23, 2020 8:35 pm
Forum: Tools and Machinery
Topic: Garden glove recommendations?
Replies: 10
Views: 505

Re: Garden glove recommendations?

Sainsbury's have green and grey cloth gloves that I find very comfortable, no protection against thorns and not waterproof but very comfy and cheap.
by peter
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:23 pm
Forum: Weeds, Pests and Diseases
Topic: Blossom End rot
Replies: 5
Views: 238

Re: Blossom End rot

Mine are all dying off now, with ripe fruits.

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