Busy-Lizzie


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HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 22/10/2016 at 13:36

You'll still have the photo.


Phone repair man/electrician came this morning. He's replaced a white plastic box, added another, changed some wires, done something in the cellar and tested all 6 phone sockets. Hopefully now Internet will work better.


OH is singing in a concert later this afternoon. I'll go and watch him. Hopefully be back in time for Strictly.

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 23:21

Thank you for mentioning your Bressingham photos, Dove. I'd missed them. Lovely.


Congratulations Hosta, on weight and the rock.


Welcome back Topbird.


I didn't have a lie in this morning and was too busy to come here! I've done lots of sewing, repairing children's clothes and the cut in his duvet cover that one naughty little grandson had done. Daughter suggested an outing but the grand children didn't want to, they were happy to play together. There was a frost this morning but the sun came out and it got quite warm. They played in the garden. I made Cottage Pie for lunch and we all went out for a walk, but some took their bikes.


Now I'm back home as daughter's husband will be home for the weekend. First daughter and her OH return from Venice on Sunday and will collect her 3.

Bressingham Gardens autumn colour

Posted: 21/10/2016 at 23:15

I seem to have missed this this thread, but I remember Dove saying she would post photos. Thank you Dove, lovely photos. Good to see the gardens in autumn. I've seen them in June and July, but not so late. Earlier in the year the grasses are much less evident. Flowers reign.

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 07:23

Morning all. Happy anniversary Pat, I hope you have a good day.


Welcome back Pdoc and Bushman. Gosh that was a brave and unselfish thing to do Pdoc, must be why you are a Doc and why you get depressed, you must have seen so much misery and not thought of how it could affect you.


Have a lovely time DD.
Off to my daughter's.

Camera Talk

Posted: 20/10/2016 at 07:17

Morning all.
That's a pretty bird Pat, looks like a Kingfisher with the wrong colouring.


Off to daughter's in a minute.

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 19/10/2016 at 22:55

My GP hasn't mentioned physio for my shoulder, only cortisone injections, which I've had before, they were horrid. And no tennis, ever again


Yvie Stevie, you must be the first person I've "met" who is learning Turkish!


Joyce, unfortunately the smaller rabbit died. Daughter took them both to the vet and the vet said the smaller one shouldn't have been offered for sale. He gave them a letter so they could get another healthier one. I think that's why that grandson wanted it, because it was the runt of the litter.

Anyone done any gardening today - version 3

Posted: 19/10/2016 at 19:25

Planted up 12 big pots yesterday, with spring bedding.

Camera Talk

Posted: 19/10/2016 at 19:23

Fantastic photos, Fairy.


I agree Papi-Jo. There is a tree in the pavement outside DIL's house which has deformed the pavement quite badly and it's roots are spreading into her front garden. She asked the Council about it and they said it was protected. What happens when her house is damaged I wonder?

Planting plans and keeping track of your plant names

Posted: 19/10/2016 at 19:18

Crikey! How do you find time to do gardening as well?! Do you do housework, cooking and washing?

HELLO FORKERS! October Edition

Posted: 19/10/2016 at 19:13

Welcome back Lily P.


Been a day of French meetings today, charities etc, with supermarket sandwiched in between.


Going to stay with daughter 2 tomorrow to help her look after daughter 1's 3 boys while 1 and her OH go to Venice for their 10th wedding anniversary. Back Friday evening. D 2's OH will help at the w/e.

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