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An old but new-to-me book on gardening on chalk

I’ve just finished reading a 1960 book, ‘A Chalk Garden’ by F.C. Stern (the late Sir Frederick). Arranged into chapters that take us through the year, it’s loaded with plant names and descriptions and tolerances of difficult conditions prevailing, sometimes the details of who bred the plants or collected them, descriptions of how to cross lilies, and what’s in flower when. 100 more words

Pubs, cafes, restaurants and climbing clubs. Chalk sign writing.

Chalkboards for High Sports Climbing Centre in Crawley.

Chalkboard menus for La Choza Mexican restaurant in Brighton.

Three little blackboard menus for Pannisa coffee shop in Henfield. 13 more words

Pool Chalk Review

  • Balabushka pool chalk is messy and too soft.
  • Pioneer is messy and too soft.
  • Triangle pool chalk is slightly too hard.
  • Brunswick pool chalk is slightly too hard.
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Karate Spelling: Active spelling practice, week 2

Okay, I will admit up front that I know nothing about karate, or any other martial art, for that matter, so what we call karate is the general hi-ya chop or kick movement–horribly inaccurate but terribly fun. 698 more words

Brawl of the Wild – Light up the Party

I have wanted to own marquee letters for quite some time. I just couldn’t quite convince myself that I should spend several hundred dollars on these lights. 892 more words



This is what they call skills to pay the bills ya’ll.

We’re basically chalkaholics in the making…

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