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Post by Guest on 12th March 2010, 6:47 pm

Greetings All,
I have taken up the request of my OH to come inside the house and chisel words on the keyboard of this thinking machine thing.
Apart from sitting under my Bridge, I like to play with wood, rocks, chainsaws, and tools (amongst other things). I have a bad habit of producing German cakes (usually about 3000 calories a cake! Shocked ) that glue their eaters to the furniture by weight alone!

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Post by Adrian on 12th March 2010, 6:59 pm

Welcome WoodTroll

good to have another greenwood sprite here

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Post by Compostwoman on 12th March 2010, 7:35 pm

Hello there WoodTroll ( I love the name, btw!)

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Post by Dandelion on 12th March 2010, 7:43 pm

Wood Troll wrote: I have a bad habit of producing German cakes (usually about 3000 calories a cake! Shocked ) that glue their eaters to the furniture by weight alone!

That's a bad habit??
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Post by Guest on 12th March 2010, 8:35 pm

Hello dearest fancy meeting you here....
donotfeed it does give another dimension to this saying!

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Post by polgara on 12th March 2010, 10:26 pm

Welcome Wood Troll, I love that song too, reminds me of my childhood.
I am sure we all look forward to your comments & recipes for the cakes.
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Post by MrsC on 12th March 2010, 11:13 pm

Hi there Wood Troll and welcome! :flower:

Very interested to try out 3000 calorie cake whenever you've got some to spare! Very Happy

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Post by Sparhawk on 12th March 2010, 11:33 pm

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Post by Guest on 13th March 2010, 8:40 am

mmmm.... chef2
Schwarzwälder Kirschtorte is only 350 calories a slice..... bigthink
with the recommended 16 slices that comes in at 5600 for the whole cake!!! :biglick:

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Post by MrsC on 13th March 2010, 8:56 am

Well - my midwife did tell me I should make sure I'm getting enough calories every day, but then I'm probably not struggling in that respect!

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Post by MrsNesbitt on 13th March 2010, 5:42 pm

Greetings !!! Welcome aboard!

Hmmmm a chainsaw eh? Sounds the kind of thing I would hide from my hubby! lol!

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Post by Guest on 13th March 2010, 9:37 pm

Not just a chainsaw MrsN... three, all Stihls.... MS170, MS 200T & MS660 Twisted Evil

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Post by Compostwoman on 13th March 2010, 10:32 pm

Ah. Stihls are obviously cool, then......

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Post by Guest on 14th March 2010, 11:00 am

Yes, if you have to use a chainsaw regularly for tree felling, de-branching, planking and cutting oak logs for firewood.
From my experience they out do other brands for their reliability. But maybe this is the subject of a future thread. handbags ....Laughing


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Post by Adrian on 14th March 2010, 11:12 am

One thing I will say about my Stihl, is that when I fired it up yesterday, it started up with no problems after a cold winter storage in my workshop. I likes that a lot.

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Post by Guest on 14th March 2010, 1:26 pm

The Stihls are very useful for cutting up the cakes too! Twisted Evil

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Post by Compostwoman on 14th March 2010, 3:23 pm

Yep, ours did that as well

Maybe we need a chainsaw thread?

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Post by Adrian on 14th March 2010, 4:19 pm

you mean like the one here?

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Oops, missed that one!

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Post by chickenofthewoods on 23rd March 2010, 7:42 pm

Hi! Very Happy

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Hallo. Just realised I never got round to saying hallo when you arrived.
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