Latest posts by Andy19


Posted: 12/05/2013 at 19:36

Hi Fairygirl local show in our village is Stonehouse and Strathaven next town up the road wife on both committe's her forte in baking is soda scones,dumpling gingerbread,tablet,tray bakes and jams. It's great when the shows are on plenty baking in the house which does not last long. In now till i do my late night check before bed then back to work in the morning got the boys to take to the Davie Cooper football tournament on Sunday all the local schools good day for the boy's and me won it a few times over the last 6 years and got a good team this year should do well.


Posted: 12/05/2013 at 17:19

Came back in from greenhouse at 4.30 for dinner started the day off hanging the washing out at 7am wife in bed then done some weeding. Rain came on at 11.00 so into greenhouse and singled out a 170 Livingstone daisies potted up a senetti plant into a nice pot for wife to show at this Saturday's local agricultural show which she also bakes for and has won the overall cup a few times being a farmers daughter. Now going back out to plant some geraniums and gladioli's that need put into garden then in to chill out and do a bit of reading gardening books my i say before back to work tomorrow.  


Posted: 12/05/2013 at 07:05

Morning all nice morning but cool just had a check and filled up the bird feeders at least it's dry so it will be a quick tea & toast then out to get started as rain forecast for late afternoon. I will post later when back in to let you know what i've been up to have a good day everyone. 


Posted: 11/05/2013 at 18:02

I sowed carrots,beetroot,cabbage,turnip and planted some potatoes in my raised veg bed covered with net all are through the soil after 3 weeks and weather not been great so some sunny weather now they sould take off. Just in from the greenhouse done my other 2 hanging baskets and my sister in laws as well re potted my fuchsia bush into a bigger pot planted some petunia's .Earlier went to the library then to watch the boy at rugby he is good right enough he scored 3 tries in the first game i watched then i left wind & rain to cold for me to stand and watch more. Oh and visited the GC got a tray of 6 salvia red good size plugs in the bargain stall £2 happy with them 3 bag of compost. They where doing 6 large plug plants for £10 so i got 4 trailing fuchsia and 2 trailing geraniums and my good lady got a nice plant pot for the house and a packet of wire spring clips to hold the glass in the greenhouse just for spares good day enjoyed.


Posted: 11/05/2013 at 09:07

Fairygirl scunnered lol just go to the GC and treat yourself think if we could get a spell of good weather that would give everyone up here a lift anyway you look after yourself.


Posted: 11/05/2013 at 08:23

Morning all just in after doing morning check Fairygirl weather same here raining and has been all night. As you say about your BP time do do your walking again if that's going to bring it down got to look after your health and try and don't let things worry you to much take care. Going to take my library books back then one of my school footballers is playing in a rugby competition and everyone says he's really good so going to watch him for a little while he asked if i would go. Then back home and into greenhouse still 2 hanging baskets to do and single out more seeds oh plus a shopping to do.  


Posted: 10/05/2013 at 06:25

Morning Dove think both of us posted at same time nice and early have a good day.


Posted: 10/05/2013 at 06:23

Morning all it's bright but fresh here this morning sun trying to get out forecast for weekend not good just have to be inside work then. Well it's off to work now got a health & safety walk round with the council and fire brigade no doubt i will get asked plenty questions as normal. Then back home at 6.30 for my dinner and some gardening all weekend no matter the weather jobs to be done inside and outside like everyone else have a good weekend all keep gardening.


Posted: 09/05/2013 at 17:49

In from work at 4.40 and quick change then sow a packet of Cosmos mix seed now for dinner then out to build a bench for the greenhouse we finished on Monday. It's great to see some colour in the garden now after that great day on Tuesday here got pinks & blues Cornflowers out in the front garden both Azalea's now starting to flower nice pink colour in greenhouse in tubs plus Fuchsia buds turning red just need more heat please. Going by all the post everyone busy now the weather has picked up more so down south but hey us up north don't worry our turn will come soon and will last i hope due a good summer.


Posted: 09/05/2013 at 06:17

Hopefully they have set up something that when the word kitchen appears it won't let you post lol.

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