Home Page
   Articles
       links
About Us    
Traders        
Recipes            
Latest Articles
Search found 23 matches
Downsizer Forum Index
Author
 Message
  Topic: Swallow numbers seriously down
WandaBlue

Replies: 11
Views: 9105
PostForum: Conservation and Environment   Posted: Thu Jul 11, 13 3:10 pm   Subject: Swallow numbers seriously down
Ours seem to be doing okay this year. They've certainly already fledged at least one lot already and we do seem to have plenty of flies for them to eat too. Our heatwave has reached all of 17.8 deg. C ...
  Topic: What yeast do you use and does it make a real difference
WandaBlue

Replies: 13
Views: 5094
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sat Mar 23, 13 12:25 am   Subject: What yeast do you use and does it make a real difference
Allinsons or Hovis sachets. Just bung the dried stuff straight in the flour with the salt and mix it up before adding the oil and (cold) water. I don't bother keeping the yeast and salt separated. Do ...
  Topic: Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere - new Radio 4 adaptation
WandaBlue

Replies: 18
Views: 103511
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Wed Mar 06, 13 10:46 pm   Subject: Neil Gaiman's Neverwhere - new Radio 4 adaptation
I have all of the Sandman books and I love them. The illustration starts off a little odd until it kind of settles on a look. I also have two T-shirts, one of Death and one of Dream. I do read his oth ...
  Topic: Graham Crackers - substitute?
WandaBlue

Replies: 14
Views: 36854
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Tue Jan 01, 13 3:52 pm   Subject: Graham Crackers - substitute?
Tower Gate digestives from Lidl are not too sweet and have quite a grainy texture compared to many. Unfortunately I have become addicted to them!
  Topic: Can anyone make bread?
WandaBlue

Replies: 27
Views: 17190
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sun Dec 09, 12 10:12 pm   Subject: Can anyone make bread?
Glad it's working for you. Did you try the overnight proving in the fridge technique?
  Topic: rag doll kitten....
WandaBlue

Replies: 10
Views: 4053
PostForum: Livestock and Pets   Posted: Sun Nov 18, 12 12:32 am   Subject: rag doll kitten....
Too gorgeous!!!
  Topic: Pitfalls of buying a leasehold flat
WandaBlue

Replies: 12
Views: 20746
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Sat Sep 08, 12 10:34 am   Subject: Pitfalls of buying a leasehold flat
Are you buying a new lease from the Landlord or an existing lease from the current tenants? This will make a difference to what LR search your solicitor applies for. If it's the former it'll be an OS2 ...
  Topic: Rhubarb Cordial (Rhubeena)
WandaBlue

Replies: 9
Views: 31532
PostForum: Recipe Database   Posted: Sun Jun 03, 12 11:58 pm   Subject: Rhubarb Cordial (Rhubeena)
I recently made rhubarb granita (I think it was a James Martin recipe on the BBC site). Actually tastes quite creamy (I left out the orange). Very yummy stuff.
  Topic: 50's halter dress pattern
WandaBlue

Replies: 40
Views: 39469
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Sat May 19, 12 3:35 pm   Subject: 50's halter dress pattern
Looks like an American site and definitely a bit pricey but they have some beautiful patterns, sigh...

http://www.sovintagepatterns.com/page/page/4503177.htm
  Topic: Selling a strip of land
WandaBlue

Replies: 7
Views: 7001
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Fri Mar 30, 12 11:05 am   Subject: Selling a strip of land
Have to take access and services into account. If the three plots run along the road it'll be fine but if they run back from the road it may make a difference which gets sold off (rights of way etc. m ...
  Topic: what do you live in?
WandaBlue

Replies: 148
Views: 187414
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Thu Mar 29, 12 3:17 pm   Subject: what do you live in?
Since last December - converted tractor shed with 6 and a half acres and outbuildings. Needs work! Planting to be done soon and animals to be acquired...
  Topic: Selling a strip of land
WandaBlue

Replies: 7
Views: 7001
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Thu Mar 29, 12 2:55 pm   Subject: Selling a strip of land
As long as there are no covenants relating to splitting the land then it should be okay (you'll need to check the register). It's up to you what you want to sell on but bear in mind what the planning ...
  Topic: Weather stations
WandaBlue

Replies: 2
Views: 2712
PostForum: Energy Efficiency and Construction/Major Projects   Posted: Sat Nov 05, 11 1:36 pm   Subject: Weather stations
This website uses a Davis Vantage Pro http://www.sanday.org.uk/weather/
and this one http://sandaysoft.com/ is where to get the free software and support. These sites may be worth a look if this is t ...
  Topic: Think we've found our new house
WandaBlue

Replies: 18
Views: 32723
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Thu Oct 27, 11 3:47 pm   Subject: Think we've found our new house
Excellent stuff, I shall look forward to that.
  Topic: Think we've found our new house
WandaBlue

Replies: 18
Views: 32723
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Mon Oct 24, 11 10:55 pm   Subject: Think we've found our new house
Cool, you'll be my neighbour too. Our place is on the Bay of Lopness and used to be an old tractor shed! It includes outbuildings (tatty stables) and over 6 acres. Bought it in August but had to have ...
 
Page 1 of 2 Page 1, 2  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  

Archive
Powered by php-BB © 2001, 2005 php-BB Group
Style by marsjupiter.com, released under GNU (GNU/GPL) license.
Copyright 2004 marsjupiter.com