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  1. Toddy replied to the thread Oatmeal.

    If you want to speed up your 'steel cut' oatmeal cooking, then do as we do and soak the oatmeal overnight in water. It'll swell up and...

    Nov 12, 2019 at 12:08 AM
  2. Toddy liked beachlover's post in the thread Buck 110 / 112 Pro thoughts?.

    I bought one of the 110’s from Heinnie, but it arrived a day after I went away for the best part of a fortnight and then when I opened...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 9:48 PM
  3. Toddy replied to the thread Pollarding an apple tree..

    You're right about that, they're tough are apple trees. I know of one that has been cut down to the ground four times, and it's still...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 9:47 PM
  4. Toddy liked Broch's post in the thread Pollarding an apple tree..

    You're right RV, most orchard apple trees available in the UK are grown grafted on dwarf stock but, by the definition given, this one...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 9:46 PM
  5. Toddy replied to the thread Oatmeal.

    If you sieve your rolled oats, you'll get 'fines' which is the oatmeal used for feeding babies or fancy baking. You can whizz them up in...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 7:53 PM
  6. Toddy liked mark.177's post in the thread not made many this year.

    I havnt posted much here for a while but heres one of just a few iv made this year recently finished basic bushcraft knife in 3mm o1...

    bush1.JPG bush2.JPG Nov 11, 2019 at 6:17 PM
  7. Toddy liked Wayland's post in the thread A Studio Workshop.

    [IMG] Debs and I are both “crafty” people, we enjoy tinkering and making things and inevitably that requires a bit of space. Our house...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 6:16 PM
  8. Toddy replied to the thread Clothes Moth Alert.

    Thank you for the heads up, I really loathe those destructive wee blighters. Almost as bad as having mice. Two things really work....

    Nov 11, 2019 at 6:14 PM
  9. Toddy liked oldtimer's post in the thread Clothes Moth Alert.

    On checking over our winter woolies last week SWMBO was dismayed to find that many of her hand-knitted and other pure wool garments were...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 6:05 PM
  10. Toddy replied to the thread Oatmeal.

    Okay.... Rolled oats are steamed and rolled flat. They are pre-cooked so to speak, and are easily and quickly cooked. Oatmeal (and...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 6:01 PM
  11. Toddy replied to the thread Pollarding an apple tree..

    I wonder why your apple splits ? I stashed the branches I took off mine just behind a shed for a few years, and the bigger ones went to...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 5:52 PM
  12. Toddy replied to the thread Does damp make a difference?.

    Ah, mine's silicon these days :D Besides, I'm still cuddling it while I get a brew on. M

    Nov 11, 2019 at 2:19 PM
  13. Toddy replied to the thread Does damp make a difference?.

    The supermarkets, and places like B&M's, Home Bargains, etc., have metal bottles very reasonably priced. To be honest though, a hot...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 1:26 PM
  14. Toddy replied to the thread Pollarding an apple tree..

    I think Broch and Mesquite are right; I coppiced mine and I still need to prune it back every year. I admit that I leave it a little...

    Nov 11, 2019 at 1:23 PM