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  Topic: Lead
Slim

Replies: 15
Views: 219
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Mon Sep 18, 17 3:19 pm   Subject: Lead
If you outlaw automatic weapons for toddlers, only outlaw toddlers would pump you full of lead!

( https://english.stackexchange.com/questions/12770/if-gets-outlawed-only-outlaws-will just in case ...
  Topic: Lead
Slim

Replies: 15
Views: 219
PostForum: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle   Posted: Mon Sep 18, 17 11:14 am   Subject: Lead
One thing about traveling around the UK that surprised me was your comfort with lead. Over here it's not nearly as ubiquitous, and is very much public enemy number 1 for a lot of organizations.

To ...
  Topic: LED grow lights
Slim

Replies: 7
Views: 237
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Sat Sep 16, 17 11:02 am   Subject: LED grow lights
I actually assisted a class that did a small and informal test of fluorescent tubes (as were traditionally used for seed starting, etc), fancy LEDs with appropriate color spectrum, and $30 LED shoplig ...
  Topic: Mushroom ID please
Slim

Replies: 18
Views: 1158
PostForum: Foraging   Posted: Wed Sep 13, 17 11:07 am   Subject: Mushroom ID please
COTW reminds me of lobster, more so than lobster mushrooms.

Giant puffballs are poo-pooed by some, but Mrs. Slim made an absolutely delicious puffball parmigiana a couple years ago.

Any fungus c ...
  Topic: Downsizing movie
Slim

Replies: 0
Views: 139
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Tue Sep 12, 17 11:33 am   Subject: Downsizing movie
https://youtu.be/UCrBICYM0yM

Okay, clearly a different take on downsizing.

Jema, are you prepared for an influx of mis-directed google searches?

Time for someone to write an article abo ...
  Topic: Mushroom ID please
Slim

Replies: 18
Views: 1158
PostForum: Foraging   Posted: Tue Sep 12, 17 11:15 am   Subject: Mushroom ID please
chicken of the woods, and morels are other good ones to start with
  Topic: ceps awol ? not any more
Slim

Replies: 9
Views: 314
PostForum: Foraging   Posted: Sun Sep 10, 17 8:19 pm   Subject: ceps awol ? not any more
Apparently there's been some good flushes over on our side (or whatever close relative we call porcini) that have slowed down with dry weather in August, but some folks are starting to find them again ...
  Topic: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Slim

Replies: 38
Views: 10472
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Fri Sep 08, 17 10:10 pm   Subject: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
I've heard that those can be okay for areas that you don't expect to get wet, but that they're still not the best choice
  Topic: Sean! Help! Turnips!
Slim

Replies: 22
Views: 541
PostForum: Recipe Database   Posted: Fri Sep 08, 17 11:25 am   Subject: Sean! Help! Turnips!
I used to think that I didn't like steak, or lamb chops, or pork chops.

It turns out that my father is just terrible at cooking them, and had a habit of handing us well-browned leather.

Perhaps ...
  Topic: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Slim

Replies: 38
Views: 10472
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Fri Sep 08, 17 11:22 am   Subject: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Whoa, tiles going on gypsum board and not on cement board?

That's the way it used to be done here, but not for a long time.

If it's worth tiling, it's worth backing with cement board. (I believe ...
  Topic: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Slim

Replies: 38
Views: 10472
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 12:20 pm   Subject: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Will the other walls ever be opened up in the future? Piecemeal can be okay for refurbishing....

What is celotex made out of? Will it be okay if moisture makes it in? I would think modern rockwool ...
  Topic: Vlogs
Slim

Replies: 5
Views: 190
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 11:10 am   Subject: Vlogs
There one of the big reasons I don't proudly proclaim myself as "never watching TV"

Essentially youtube has replaced the TV watching I used to do as a younger man.... At least this way I hav ...
  Topic: Sean! Help! Turnips!
Slim

Replies: 22
Views: 541
PostForum: Recipe Database   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 11:06 am   Subject: Sean! Help! Turnips!
I'll take all yer slings 'n arrows, whether they be radish hewn or not!


Give me rutabagas or give me celeriac!

(I decided I'd go for another storage crop over death)
  Topic: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
Slim

Replies: 38
Views: 10472
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu Sep 07, 17 11:01 am   Subject: Repairing a lath & plaster ceiling.
No, that's how I intended it.

But from the perspective of you trying to help someone that is "crazy" and may not want to do things as you suggest would be proper. Can't push a chain.
  Topic: Sean! Help! Turnips!
Slim

Replies: 22
Views: 541
PostForum: Recipe Database   Posted: Wed Sep 06, 17 10:31 pm   Subject: Sean! Help! Turnips!
I think I'd prefer horseradish to garden radishes, regardless of color

(I do like the aesthetics of that jet black skin though)

Don't forget to throw watermelon radish in the mix! http://g ...
 
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