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Post by judesmith on 3rd January 2013, 5:25 pm

Hi,

I thought I'd better introduce myself Very Happy

I'm Jude and I live in East Anglia, I grow lots of vegetables and am a fan of growing and saving heritage seed varieties. I also love cooking and am trying to become more self-sufficient.

I look forward to meeting you all Very Happy

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Post by Chilli-head on 3rd January 2013, 5:45 pm

Hello, you're very welcome. I hope you'll tell us a bit more about what you grow. I'm an allotment gardener, and I'm ever still exploring what grows best in my heavy Bedfordshire clay soil.


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Post by Dandelion on 3rd January 2013, 5:50 pm

Hello Jude - growing vegetables, cooking and heritage seeds? You're in the right place then!! Come and visit the tea room (A Shiny New January and have a chat...

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Post by judesmith on 3rd January 2013, 6:22 pm

Chilli-head wrote:Hello, you're very welcome. I hope you'll tell us a bit more about what you grow.



I grow most things climbing french beans, broad beans, runner beans (I love beans!), peas, potatoes, salad crops, tomatoes, courgettes, sweetcorn. I try to grow brassicas but they keep getting eaten Rolling Eyes

I also like to grow cut flowers and fruit.

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Post by Adrian on 3rd January 2013, 11:09 pm

Hey Jude

Welcome from me too

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Post by Jaded Green on 4th January 2013, 9:56 pm

I've said it in the tea room, but welcomeparty
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Post by Mike on 5th January 2013, 2:36 am

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Post by alphafemale on 7th January 2013, 11:49 pm

Very Happy Hello Jude! when I was pregnant with my son in 1984, I so wanted to call him Jude, but my inlaws had gived him my husbands name before I was out of the recovery room! He wishes I had my way, he tells me! Good to meet you.
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Welcome to you too Alphafemale

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Post by Dandelion on 8th January 2013, 4:54 pm

alphafemale wrote: Very Happy Hello Jude! when I was pregnant with my son in 1984, I so wanted to call him Jude, but my inlaws had gived him my husbands name before I was out of the recovery room! He wishes I had my way, he tells me! Good to meet you.
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I suppose it's a bit late to change his name now!!

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Post by alphafemale on 9th January 2013, 6:45 pm

Adrian wrote:Welcome to you too Alphafemale

Greetings to you as well Adrian! I ahve a beloved grandson namrd Adrian!! I feel right @ home here already <3
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Post by Dandelion on 9th January 2013, 7:09 pm

Tell us a bit more about yourself Alphafemale - it's good to have you here!
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Post by Jaded Green on 9th January 2013, 7:28 pm

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alphafemale wrote: Very Happy Hello Jude! when I was pregnant with my son in 1984, I so wanted to call him Jude, but my inlaws had gived him my husbands name before I was out of the recovery room! He wishes I had my way, he tells me! Good to meet you.
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Post by judesmith on 13th January 2013, 8:37 am

alphafemale wrote: Very Happy Hello Jude! when I was pregnant with my son in 1984, I so wanted to call him Jude, but my inlaws had gived him my husbands name before I was out of the recovery room! He wishes I had my way, he tells me! Good to meet you.

Mine is short for Judith, which I don't like at all. I think it can be a male or female name! I like it!

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