Busy-Lizzie


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Posted: 05/02/2017 at 23:41

SGL, I think a radiator is warmer but heated towel rails are good for drying towels. In France we have a radiator and in our Norfolk cottage we have a heated towel rail, but we now have a little fan heater for the bathroom in Norfolk as it wasn't warm enough. But you don't need the bathroom very heated all the time so it works well.

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Posted: 05/02/2017 at 23:27

Glad I persevered with Apple Tree Yard, more interesting now, even gripping.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 16:30

Oh dear, the howling gale is starting up again. Maybe we were in the eye of the storm. And I'd put the garden furniture back.

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Posted: 05/02/2017 at 16:24

Hazel, my lurgy lasted nearly a month and I am still tired. But I have damaged a rib with the coughing and sometimes it wakes me up. I've had OK days and tired days for the last week or two.

gallery of shame

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 15:39

The pond wasn't covered with tarpaulin, that was the pond liner. Friend's labrador made a hole in it when he decided to have a swim. I gave up, but I suppose I could make a bog garden. It's got all overgrown and there is a huge bramble un the inaccessible side. I rather lost interest.

New garden

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 15:35

It should thicken up in the spring when the sun is on it and the days are longer. It does get sun?

gallery of shame

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 15:17

I have had the lurgy, though.


Kitty, one day that bucket will be blown across the lawn by the wind and you will go after it and tread in the forgotten cat turd!

gallery of shame

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 12:38

MU, I haven't done any of the things you haven't done!


I haven't seen this thread for ages, thought it had faded away. Just received an email notification.

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Posted: 05/02/2017 at 09:49

Morning all.


Not sunny here, absolutely tipping with rain.


Found the sheet of polycarbonate that blew off the GH beyond the end of the winter paddock in the wood. Glad I went out before the rain started.

Hello Forkers - February 2017 Edition

Posted: 05/02/2017 at 09:44

Morning all.


Well done Hosta. I hope Pat's OH found his GPS. Well done him for fire fighting.


Cheer up Chicky, I expect the flown the nest will come home to visit and you and OH will get more time together. How many more Chicklets are there still at home?


I found the sheet of polycarbonate from the GH, that blew off in the gale. It was in the wood beyond the winter paddock. It is now pouring.

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