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Category: Garden, Patio & BBQ

Fierce and Deadly Churrasco Swords

I found an interesting image of some churrasco spits on the internet and thought to myself: Yeah! Why not make them look like a sword? It’d be wide enough to hold any piece of meat firmly and prevent it from rotating on the spit, plus I can poke into the ground if necessary, and – plus plus – it would simply look cool.


The Munich Windowsill

Not much herb-growing this year due to various… uhmm…  turbulences, but at least some tomatoes and Chilies. Aaand of course trying to propagate the Monstera and the Hops from my garden 🙂 Chilies and tomatoes were sowed from trivial supermarket-bought vegetables (like so), the other two are small shoots cut off the mature plants.

Tomatoes & Chilies

Tomatoes & Chilies

Hops & Monstera

Hops & Monstera


Regrowing a “Monstera”

I have a 15 year-old well-merited veteran Monstera-Plant in my living room and I want to grow an offshoot from it for my office. It seems to be fairly simple (or at least: doable) from what I read on the internet (ger):


Northern Germany Driveway

The quiet, calm, sunny and hot driveway today. I love it.


Chicken and Pork from the UDS

Breaking in the new smoker platform today. So yummy.


Smoker Platform

I don’t have a reasonable place for grilling and barbecue in the northern germany refuge yet. In order not to have to improvise very time I want to use my UDS, I made a rollable platform where the smoker can sit on.

It’s an easy construction made from pallet wood and some concrete for the firebox bottom. Today was the premiere and it worked fine. I’m still pondering if I should lay the bricks in mortar finally or leave it as it is and just stack them for easier transport.


Fairy Door

I made a fairy door for the northern germany refuge. A simple, yet cute and adorable thing to add to my garden 🙂 The images below explain themselves; it was a fun and beautiful little side project for me.


Electrical and Faucet Post for the Cistern Pumps

We have (involuntarily) found out how the outside rainwater draining works in the northern germany refuge. There is a drainage sump as well as a ring drainage around the house and two cisterns in the garden that serve as a reservoir and have an overflow pipe in case they’re filled to a certain level. These cisterns can of course be used for watering the garden using a submergible pump, as they’re filled with free rainwater. Here’s what I came up with as an idea to make use of this reservoir. It’s a post combining the electrical wiring of the two pumps and an outlet for watering:

This is as much as I can do for now, since I need an electrician to wire the thing up correctly. We’ll see how (and if at all) this works this summer 🙂

 


My BBQ Glaze

The 3.645.237’th BBQ-Glaze recipe on the internet. My personal favourite, because it’s easy to make, requires only common ingredients (yes, I DO NOT use vinegar) and it’s fu**ing delicious. Use it for spareribs and red meat roasted in the oven or in the smoker.


Northern Germany Refuge: Windowsill Hatchery 2020

Corona! I’m in self isolation, just as thew whole country is, working from home and apart from that having next to nothing to do. So I decided to try growing vegetables on the windowsill, as I do it every year.


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