A Chemists Guide to Making Fire

A Chemists Guide to Making Fire

Growing up with an Industrial Chemist   I decided to email my Dad a couple of years ago to ask: “which chemicals could start a fire?” For example could glycerine and potassium permanganate work – an article I had read online suggested so?   This was...
Selecting and Preparing Willow to Begin Basket Weaving

Selecting and Preparing Willow to Begin Basket Weaving

Basket Weaving Basket-making really is a cradle-to-grave skill.  Baskets are used from birth as moses baskets to carry newborns and then throughout life to collect wild food, cook in, eat from, shop with, sit on, right up until our death, where we can even be buried...

The Yorkshire Post

Watching Felicity Kendall on The Good Life was bad for you after all, says garden guru Monty Don By Lindsay Pantry  Friday 29 July 2016 IT was a vision of 70s suburbia that had viewers wishing they could give up the rat race, surround themselves with chickens and live...