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Secret 2 Testing

Good Morning!

Motivation to start this website is to improve knowledge, share & receive thoughts, share success, share failure, plan better. Share it with world. Let us all make it a success


Go Big, then Go Home

I have just finished my largest painting – it’s 9 X 12 feet.  I had to work on it in pieces, since I don’t have enough space in my place to hang it up.   381 more words


Breightmet Hub: Men in Sheds and Community Growing 20th July

My mornings work began with the customary walk up to the UCAN centre for water for making brews and plant watering. On the my return to the site many of the Men in Sheds lads had already turned up, great to see such enthusiasm! 193 more words

Practical Permaculture

Sewing the Basics

My latest finished crochet project is a secret until the autumn so I can’t share it with you yet.  If you’ve been following me on Instagram you’ll have noticed it go quiet for a while and that’s why! 698 more words


6 things every student should do this summer

No more exams, no more projects or term papers, the summer is here and as a student that means you now have time for a well deserved break. 585 more words

Student Life

Finding Passion Again

To say I used to be into beading and jewelry making is a slight understatement. I was slightly obsessed with it.  That was before I got married, about 15 or so years ago. 562 more words

What I do for a living Part 3: Soil Ecology and Weed Management

In May, 2016, I started a post doctoral position in a laboratory that focuses on weed management in agricultural systems, especially organic farms which don’t use chemical fertilizer or herbicide. 457 more words