Thanks to a wonderful person on another forum I am now the proud owner of a Betel. Now just a small wait till it grows before I harvest some leaves for cooking.
Lizards’ poisonous secret is revealed
* 18:00 16 November 2005 by Emma Young
Monitor lizards – commonly kept as pets – and iguanas produce venom, according to surprising new research that is rewriting the story of lizard and snake evolution.
Until now, nasty swellings and excessive bleeding as a result…[Read more]
Use to live on acreage years ago. After coming face to face with a goanna leaving the laying pen (dont know who got the bigger fright me or him) I ended up leaving a couple of eggs in the same place away from the chooks at the edge of the garden every day….. they never ventured near the chooks again and the eggs were always gone. It is easier…[Read more]
That looks like it.
It is a vine?
I’ve received cutting in the mail from nurseries, they just wrap in layer of damp newspaper popped inside a plastic bag and posted in a postbag.
Does anyone know where I can get a betel leaf cutting from? Recently did a trip to Thailand, attended 1/2 day cooking school and they used this, was yummy as a pre dinner morsel. I’m out Ipswich way.[/quote
Anyone growing this able to send me a cutting?
Make a sweet syrup:
4 tbsp brown sugar
1 tsp salt
1 cup water
1 tbsp sliced genger
1 tsp sliced shallot
Mix the ingredient well and simmer on low heat until sticky.
roasted coconut meat
lime with skin on
the above three items are cut into very small pieces about 5mm square.
chillies thinly sliced…[Read more]
Any chance of a cutting? 🙂
I will look recipe up for you tonight and post it.
Northey Street City Farm was flooded with over two metres of water on Wednesday, 20 May. Many farm members (and our chickens) were evacuated from the netball courts via boat.
(Yes, that was us on TV!)
Today (Thursday, 21 May), 20 people are working away, in great spirits, to clean up. There will be much work required over the coming weeks. If you…[Read more]
If you saw the news this week, Northey Street was involved in the Brisbane Flooding, so maybe this will be a workshop to rebuild the garden.
Judi B wrote:
:shy: guilty as charged but I like to think naughty but nice:lol:
DH just came in and I told him that you said I was naughty and he said “I could’ve told them that” 😆
Your are naughty, your DH could have warned me 🙂 but you are naughty in a nice way.
Judi B wrote:
I Thank you :hug::kiss: now I feel cheap for what I sent :noapprove:
I’m tittle tattling on JudiB – she has been so naughty!!!! I received a little red parcel yesterday – my second pressie !!!!! I am just so lucky, but she shouldn’t have done it.
* Practical Cake Decorating Techniques By: Callery, Emma (ed)
* Book ID: 12206857 – (stocked in Australia)
* Buy this book for AUD$43.30 AUD$36.80 (approx. USD$27.10)
* * Approx. Price incl. shipping: AUD$52.58 incl. GST (approx. USD$35.19) Delivered to: Australia
* Description: London: Tiger Books,…[Read more]
Gauchan Meena <MGauchan@woolworths.com.au> wrote:
> 12 May 2009
> Ms. Julie Jackson
> Dear Julie,
> RE: Your query to Woolworths Supermarkets
> Thank you for contacting us with regards to Homebrand Pears in syrup
> .Feedback such as yours plays a major role in the improvements we
> provide to…[Read more]
JudiB I love your pressie, I just wanted to fuss over ya!!!! :hug:
It is my mum’s birthday today and she passed away last October, the first I haven’t been able to pick up the phone and sing to her (she lived in Sydney) so you got my loving, and it helped me through this week being able to put the box of goodies together for you. I hope you share…[Read more]
You will have to check your mail box next week, posted your parcel today from West End, they said probably 3 days… :hug:
My little parcel almost together, just one last thing to add.
I used my Gecko bag at the markets on the weekend, carried the new Goldfish for the fish pond home in it. Then later the vegies from Sprengers…… it will be getting plenty of use. 🙂
Judi B wrote:
Not really one of the bags people have been raving about.
It is a shopping bag that will fit on the bag stands in the supermarkets, they are very strong and much, much nicer than plastic, I’ve been using mine for over 12 months now and they still get compliments:D
Well from the look of your needlework your other bags must be just…[Read more]
Doc it won’t let me use it I think its because I have Vista??
The Image Resizer PowerToy which was originally written for Windows XP, does not work in Windows Vista. However, there is a similar tool available for Windows Vista, written by Shahar Prish of…[Read more]
Hi guys, count me in, marked in my diary, just name which place, both OK:metal:
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