Tracking down a source for Bluebells used as glue

There have been a few bluebell filled days recently, and yesterday was perhaps the most Bluebells I have ever seen in my life. Oceans of them flowed over the curious landscape of an until yesterday undiscovered-by-me part of Charleville forest, luxuriating in the May sunshine in their hundred of thousands, mellowing under slow wandering clouds…

Essential tools for early pyromaniacs.

Long, long ago.. okay it was April-ish … I heard many excellent tales about an event called Serve it Forth, held in Polderslot.  It appears to have been an event I would have enjoyed very much, featuring cooking and food related classes, and I was sorry to miss it.  The bit that really made me…

The dreaded tooth worm

The attendant extravagances of pain associated with dental problems in the 21st century make me seriously wonder how humanity survived to this point.  I had a ‘lovely’ time not all that long ago with a dental abscess, followed quickly by more problems in teeth close  to the same spot (the original problem causing tooth having…