Month: February 2019

Electronics, Gardening and Lifestyle

growing garlic

Growing Garlic and Onions in 2019

  Well, its that time of year when seeds are sown and bulbs are planted all in preparation for, fingers crossed, the great growing season ahead. This time around I’m getting ahead on the garlic onions and shallots.   Growing Garlic Once these two enormous bulbs were split down the were set to be planted 4-6 a square…
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February 27, 2019 0
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sowing chilli seeds 2019

Well, its that time of year when I really want to get a head start on planting chilli seeds. These are some of my favourite plants to grow and can add a little or a lot of spice to a dish. The sweet varieties are bursting with flavour and can add a great splash of colour…
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February 26, 2019 0
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Rhubarb Gin! Make your own, super tasty, super cheap

  What more can i say I love my garden, greenhouse and the great things it grows for me, one other thing that I love is sitting there as the sun goes down with a cold crisp drink, To be honest, most of the time its a soft drink or a coffee but if I’ve…
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February 24, 2019 0
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Prepping for brexit? or for life?

  Seems like this is making waves online and in the news are you prepping for brexit? think its a load of non-sense? either way, it might be worth looking at the bigger picture. More than 600 people across Britain have bought a $380 “Brexit Box” since it was launched in December, according to manufacturer Emergency…
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February 24, 2019 0
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DIY understair storage

This year has been one full of changes and so far all for the better, I’m trying to get a grip of my life, eat better, and be both physically and mentally stronger. Let me share with you my DIY understair storage project i’ve been working on. Because of this change in my lifestyle getting…
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February 23, 2019 0
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Nachos and Cheese Recipe

Below you will find my quick and dirty Nachos and Cheese Recipe, perfect for Netflix and chill. In the interest of transparency, I want to make it clear that I zero self-restraint when it comes to nacho’s they are my guilty passion…. I will try to make them given any excuse. I’m aware it’s not the healthiest and…
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February 23, 2019 0
damiana first experiences

Damiana – Turnera diffusa

Damiana Well i thought it’s about time to post my thoughts on Damiana, first off i want to say thanks to @riverflows for putting me on to this herb, to be honest when it was mentioned in the @natural-medicine discord server (link is at the bottom, You should really check it out if your interested…
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February 21, 2019 0
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Baking a sourdough loaf

the wait is over Well it’s been long anticipated, I’ve “lovingly” cared for the starter for the last two weeks and now its time to bake some sourdough >By lovingly cared for what I mean is not in the slightest… I didn’t remember to feed it daily, I left it in the sun, let it…
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February 21, 2019 0
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cordless strimmer repair

Like many people, my two most used garden tools (other than myself) are my lawnmower and electric strimmer The strimmer was bought for me as a present and did an ok job for about 6 months, one thing it lacked was the power of petrol or mains strimmer or weed wacker but being cordless and…
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February 20, 2019 0
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Homemade Herb Rack

Well, I had a bit of wood left over from building the little pantry under the stairs and rather than see it go to waste I decided to put it to good use to make a nice homemade herb rack. And I’m not going to lie, I’m pretty proud of this looks so much better…
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