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Mini Model Village In My Garden

I have always liked model villages, have visited a lot around the country In the past I have collected little model cottages like the Lilliput Lane type and similar. Over the years I had...

Tip for Breeding Fish

Breeding fish in a garden pond, normally this is something that if you let nature take its course the fish will breed given the right conditions. The fish will normally breed in early spring...

Bubbles – Photo Blog

These photos were taken back in 2011, with my old Panasonic FZ38 camera. They are just of normal washing up bubbles in the sink. I like the images as the reflection in the bubbles...

Breakdown of Complete Pond Service

KS Pond Services breakdown of our full pond clean and service. Depending on the size of the pond and the last time was cleaned does determine the time taken to fully clean and service...

About Duckweed

One question I get asked by new customers is about duckweed. Duckweed (Lemna minuta) can completely cover extensive areas of your pond mainly if it is still or slow-moving water. Duckweed grow best in...

Ironing Tip Using Tin Foil

Like everyone we either love or hate ironing. I find it sometimes relaxing, but I have a problem with my arm so sometimes doing the ironing causes me a lot of pain, so anything...

Windows Folder & File Tips

This is just a quick guide for anyone that is unfamiliar with the structure of your folders (Directories) and where to put your files on your windows pc. The screenshots in the guide are...

Daily Mail Lego Toys From McColls

It has been a while since the daily mail have had a promotion of free lego toys, but from the 3rd December until Saturday 5th they are giving away 4 lego Polybag sets. This...

Sugary Drinks Tax

With the government and MP’s discussing a tax on sugary drinks as a measures to tackle child obesity, The Commons’ Health Committee said there was now evidence a tax would reduce consumption. The government...

Christmas Tree And Decorations

Normally we don’t put our Christmas decorations up until December, but this year decided to put it up today 29th November which if I was religious this is the first Sunday of advent (the...

Halloween Themed Snack Ideas

These are quick selection of 6 snack ideas for the kids or even adults this Halloween, all the recipes gave a scary theme so perfect for any Halloween party. The recipes I that I...

New Ladybird Books For Grownups

Just noticed there are some new ladybird books just to be released, we all remember ladybird books from our childhood. I have fond memories of some of the books from the 70’s even though...

Quick Walk Around Hayhead Wood Nature Reserve – Aldridge

We decided to take the dog for a walk around Hayhead Wood nature reserve in Aldridge. The nature reserve is off the A454 Aldridge Road and is set in 17 acres. The reserve has a mixture of woodland, wetland and grassland habitats. The now nature’s reserve was originally part of the hay head work which mined limestone,

Vax Air3 Pet Vacuum Review

A few weeks we got a new vacuum as our old one didn’t really pick up the dog hairs. And while we was in the Walsall Clearance Bargains shop, this is part of Argos...

Our Dog Abby

Photo of our dog Abby on walk over chasewater water this morning. She is a 5 year old American Bulldog. Though she is a large dog she is soft as anything, Even small dogs...

Maginon Hifi Bluetooth Receiver Review

While in our local Aldi store they had a sale on some electronic equipment one was a MAGINON bluetooth receiver reduced from £15 down to £7.50, so thought would get one as been looking...