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Post by Chilli-head on 24th February 2010, 3:34 pm

I've been lurking around here on and off since Herr Rhomboid pointed it out to me, finally got around to registering only to find I'm not the first Tony, so I'll go by an alter-ego, after one of my passions ...

I don't think I ever introduced myself in that other place, so ... me ... I've got a son, aged 7. I enjoy growing things, cooking and eating them - especially chillies ! I like making things myself, and love woodwork when I get a chance.

Workwise, I've been fascinated by electronics since I was 12, and more by accident than design found a path that brings that and growing things together - a management consultant once told me that I didn't so much have a job, as have found someone to pay me to do my hobby - about the only wise thing he said mind ...

Anyway, glad to be here, and nice to see so many familiar people ...

I was looking for a "waves" icon, but I just love this one :hug2:
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Post by Compostwoman on 24th February 2010, 3:48 pm

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Post by chickenofthewoods on 24th February 2010, 3:49 pm

Hey Chilli, welcome to the forum. Very Happy

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Post by polgara on 24th February 2010, 5:41 pm

Welcome :flower:
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Post by Adrian on 24th February 2010, 5:56 pm

Welcome Tony

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Post by Jaded Green on 24th February 2010, 6:55 pm

Hallo and welcome.
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Post by Sparhawk on 24th February 2010, 9:38 pm

Hi...

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Post by Dandelion on 24th February 2010, 9:53 pm

Hello Chilli-head; good to have you aboard! Smile
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Post by MrsC on 25th February 2010, 8:09 am

Hello Chilli and welcome to the forum! :flower:

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Post by AngelinaJellyBeana on 25th February 2010, 8:58 am

'ello Very Happy
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Post by MrsNesbitt on 25th February 2010, 11:37 am

Hi Chilli! Looking forward to some "hot" chit chat! lol!

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Post by Nick B on 25th February 2010, 12:49 pm

A very warm welcome to you Chilli.
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Post by Dandelion on 25th February 2010, 2:00 pm

lol!
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Post by windymiller on 25th February 2010, 7:53 pm

Hello and welcome too!!
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Post by Penny on 25th February 2010, 11:39 pm

Our youngest son is a Chili Head too. And a carpenter. But since he moved to California he's learning to grow fancy mushrooms in the woods and is getting some beehives with a couple of friends.

Hi Tony/Chili Head!! Welcome!! I'll probably think of you as being like my son though you're probably not. Mother-think; wadda ya gonna do?

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Post by Chilli-head on 1st March 2010, 4:13 pm

Thanks for such a warm welcome folks. What a friendly place this is Very Happy
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