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OH has got the top off the chimney to replace poor quality bricks and put a new liner in. I shut my eyes a lot but did supervise the bit where the liner met the flue at the bottom. I need my feet on the ground. Not a lot of gardening done, maybe tomorrow.
Good evening forkers
Been a glorious day today. Getting misty now and wind picking up.
Looks like forum is ok now
Nut - made me laugh! I shut my eyes every time oh goes up a ladder - even if i am standing on the bottom rung footing it
Terruifying chicky. I remember painting our last house, pebbledash or some sort of rough rendering. I got up to the top of the ladder on the gable end but couldn't let go of the ladder to use a paint brush
OK think I am finally in the right place
Sorry I missed all the cake - didn't even have a burfday one - but it was last week now so all I need now is a pressie.
back tomorrow I think - may be at the show
With all this bulb counting, I thought I would count mine. OMG, only will be planting for ages, 100 allium bulbs came today that was nice exciting
All together with 200 spring bulbs still to arrive GW offer, OMG = 577 thats daffs, tulips, crocuses,hyacinths and more daffs and tulips - some for the garden and some for the station garden
GW free bulb offer this magazine I will be getting more, I do like bulbs
Still trying to sort out the lawn looks a mess, sure a lot of it was moss not done that before. Am I meant to add fertilizer now - what sort should it be? any help please
Hello folks Isn't this lovely Ahhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh!
Do you know, I realised what was wrong but it was too late to put it right .... all that cake we've been putting on the Board - what it needed was some
Hot tub? did you say hot tub? can we all come?. I've got a swimming costume.
I've got a cossie too, if we are having a hot tub party
Evening Forkers Back from providing a wonderful example to young women (guides!) and settling down with a coffee, but no cake
I'm off to the GC for more bulbs tomorrow morning, and then the great bulb plant starts (bar Tulips!) Almost have it all planned out where they are going
Glad to see the forum is up and working again. Thanks all for the fix x
So are you a brown panda then?
Heading up the wooden hill - see you in the morning folks! Sweet dreams all
Off to bed now. I've compiled my wish list for Ashwood nurseries tomorrow.
Lol Fidget We have a Panda, Otter, Bunny, Eagle, Koala and Kangaroo! I think I have the best name Brownies have the Brown ones!
I thought they had brown owls still. Shows how far behind I am. My Aunty Janet used to be a Brown Owl. I never went to brownies, I went to a methodist sunday school, so I ended up in the girls brigade. Same sort of thing, only we never got to go camping.
I got christened C of E (mothers side), went to a methodist sunday school (fathers side) and got married in a catholic church ( ex husbands side). Then I gave up religion and went for Charles Darwin instead.
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Hey Gg, dunno about your lawn sorry. Did you see my post about zingy lime? Also have you any experience using bulb planters? Watched beechgrove, fast forwarded through veg stuff as usual, very little about the 'real' garden .
Mrs Garden been searching through most of my garden mags thought I read something about long handled bulb planters can't find it in my mags but found one in the daily mail sat mag last weeks it is a Yeomans one for £9.99 http://www.capitalgardens.co.uk/advanced_search_result.php?keywords=bulb+planter&search_in_description=0&keywords_dummy=0&osCsid=da64d6913d6771dc00614eaffd069ecf
Me only got small bulb planter should think about long handled bulb planter yeoman on good thoughWill try use nectar points at homebase to get some paint going for Summer damson, zingy lime, smooth pebble and possibly shadded glen
4th Panda are you going to check out and get the free bulbs there are, report back to forum later what there is - as me got the free bulb voucher is that the wyevale gc now the garden centre group
Brownies do still have Brown Owls. We are the next step up from them, ages 10 - 14ish. Most other leaders of other groups don't have names other than their own names, but we think it's a bit more special to have different names. There is nothing funnier than being in town of a Saturday and hearing a small voice yell out "Hello Panda"! I've also managed to convince some girls that it is my real name
GG, I'll be visiting what was a Wyvale with my voucher - will def report back on what is available Glad you are going for zingy lime, my first choice The others look like they will go well with it.