Home Page
About Us    
Latest Articles
Search found 92 matches
Downsizer Forum Index
  Topic: Ground Cover

Replies: 15
Views: 3074
PostForum: Grow Your Own   Posted: Sun Mar 21, 10 7:35 pm   Subject: Ground Cover
How about lawn Chamomile? Don't know if it flowers but it would certainly smell nice when brushed against.
  Topic: Which is the best marmelade recipe?

Replies: 31
Views: 9614
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sun Jan 24, 10 8:38 pm   Subject: Which is the best marmelade recipe?
The recipe I use is:

900gms seville oranges
1 lemon
2 pints of water
1.8kg of sugar

I halve and juice the lemon - lemon outer goes in the muslin bag, halve and squeeze the oranges. The juice ...
  Topic: Which is the best marmelade recipe?

Replies: 31
Views: 9614
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sun Jan 24, 10 3:51 pm   Subject: Which is the best marmelade recipe?
Just put into jars my third batch of Seville orange marmalade this year. Yesterday's batch had ginger wine in it. I'm making two more batches next weekend - one flavoured with thyme and the other fl ...
  Topic: Marble, Granite....suggestions for use please

Replies: 20
Views: 8405
PostForum: Make Your Own/DIY   Posted: Thu May 07, 09 5:10 pm   Subject: Marble, Granite....suggestions for use please
Put felt on the bottom of our granite sink cut out and now have a rather stunning cheese board
  Topic: Pancake Day

Replies: 52
Views: 8425
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Tue Feb 24, 09 7:24 pm   Subject: Pancake Day
Classic British set-up here - chicken curry followed by pancakes. The batter is resting as we speak, ready to be poured just after eight.

Exact same menu here too
  Topic: Mean vinegary question

Replies: 8
Views: 1987
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Thu Jan 01, 09 5:57 pm   Subject: Mean vinegary question
I keep ours for chips and the like too
  Topic: Slow Cooker Advice

Replies: 27
Views: 9838
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Fri Nov 28, 08 6:28 pm   Subject: Slow Cooker Advice
Mine's a Cuisinart 6.5 litre (I think) Cook and Hold. It's fantastic!
  Topic: Vat changes on Sage

Replies: 12
Views: 4972
PostForum: Small Business Questions, Ideas and Advice   Posted: Wed Nov 26, 08 6:07 pm   Subject: Vat changes on Sage
We have been told we have to raise invoices with the VAT showing at the rate it was when the work was done, since we often invoice retrospectively. That means we could send invoices out next week sti ...
  Topic: Suggestions for an interesting Christmas recipe please...

Replies: 46
Views: 9564
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Thu Aug 28, 08 4:46 pm   Subject: Suggestions for an interesting Christmas recipe please...
Christmas Vodka is pretty nice too
  Topic: Coleslaw recipes

Replies: 14
Views: 3437
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Mon Jul 28, 08 4:54 pm   Subject: Coleslaw recipes
I do the basic mayo/cabbage/onion/carrot here but I add a good dollop of Dijon mustard to the mayo
  Topic: cooking-hock joint

Replies: 16
Views: 15957
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Sat Jul 12, 08 4:19 pm   Subject: cooking-hock joint
If I'm doing a big ham I'll stud it with cloves and then smother with english mustard and demerara sugar.

On a smaller joint, I mix ground cloves in with the sugar and put that over the top of the ...
  Topic: My Rumtopfts almost ready.

Replies: 19
Views: 6767
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Thu Jul 03, 08 5:10 pm   Subject: My Rumtopfts almost ready.
I would just decant the fruit into jars/containers (ensuring the fruit is covered by the liquid) and preferably dark jars/containers to keep out the light which will lighten the fruit colour.

I've ...
  Topic: stacks of eggs

Replies: 16
Views: 3644
PostForum: Recipes, Preserving, Homebrewing   Posted: Fri Apr 18, 08 6:51 pm   Subject: stacks of eggs
Make scotch eggs from some of them?
  Topic: Postal charges increase from 7 April

Replies: 8
Views: 11325
PostForum: Finance and Property   Posted: Sat Mar 15, 08 2:47 pm   Subject: Postal charges increase from 7 April
There is a use by date on the ones that you can print off from Smart Stamp on-line - usually only a few days away from the date you printed the stamp.

Not aware of the same being so for the traditi ...
  Topic: Green Leap Day

Replies: 6
Views: 2236
PostForum: Reviews and What's On   Posted: Sun Feb 24, 08 7:08 pm   Subject: Green Leap Day
I'll be working and I do actually get paid for the extra day as I get paid by the hour as my salary is based on a gross annual salary but paid at an hourly rate Ergo, I work more hours, I ear ...
Page 1 of 7 Page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7  Next
All times are GMT
Jump to:  

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