Tag: home made

Using Composting Raised Beds

Years ago, when I first started growing my own vegetables, I mentioned to a couple of old boys that I’d like to try growing courgettes...

Home-made Vinegar or Gypsy Cheese

Vinegar or gypsy cheese isn’t a true cheese but is simply the first stage of the cheese making process. It’s a quick way of making...

Filing Cabinet Food Smoker

Have you got a rusty old filing cabinet in the yard, or at the back of a shed or garage? Why not put it to...

My First Attempt At Cider Making

I never really took to cider when I was young. Everyone drunk ‘bitter’ where I lived, and often in large quantities. Cider to me, and...

DIY Steam Beeswax Purifier

I appreciate that this may look like a 1950’s satellite, or a space rocket from the Clangers, but it is actually a pasta pan on a...

The Red Balaclava (a kid’s story)

  Mam obviously wanted twins because me and our kid were always dressed the same, as anyone looking through our family album would casually point...
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