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HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 03/09/2016 at 13:13

Obelixx, we bought a new TV for the cottage. Are French and English TVs compatible nowadays? They used not to be.

Gardens we have visited 2016

Posted: 03/09/2016 at 11:02

Hello Chicky, did you stay for the second batch?

Gardens we have visited 2016

Posted: 03/09/2016 at 11:00

Gardens we have visited 2016

Posted: 03/09/2016 at 10:57

We went to Houghton Hall in Norfolk again, last time was June, this time dahlias were out.

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 03/09/2016 at 10:51

Morning all.

Going to a craft fair in the village today and probably out for a walk. Drove a lot yesterday.

Have a good day in Brighton, Chicky. Just missed you, we were there last Sunday and Monday.

Enjoy Malvern Obelixx, hope the motorways will be kind to you. We were stuck near the M20 (that we would have taken but couldn't) because a lorry had driven into a bridge and the bridge fell down.

Will be watching Poldark on Catch up, have an aerial here but can't seem to get a signal.

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 02/09/2016 at 23:24

Welcome back RB, have missed you.

Saw Poldark on Catch-Up TV so we settled down to watch it, but it was just a resumé of previous series, hadn't realised it hasn't started yet.

Houghton Hall was lovely. Went to Felbrigg Hall Hall today, wonderful walled garden, still full of colour. Will post pics when I get a moment. Having to share the cottage lap top with OH.

HELLO FORKERS! September Edition

Posted: 01/09/2016 at 09:56

Morning all. Welcome raisingirl. My coffee is the opposite of Dove's, milky and sweet.

We are off to Houghton Hall today to see the dahlias. Looks like being a nice day and forecast next week is good, but we are back to France on Thursday. Time goes so fast when we are in England.

DD why don't you just relax and read a book? Don't have to be busy all the time, unless it's unavoidable of course because of work etc.

work in progress

Posted: 31/08/2016 at 22:42

You could let the seeds ripen for the birds in winter.

Have a lovely time in Corfu. I've been 3 times when I was young, we went for our honeymoon. Beautiful.


Posted: 31/08/2016 at 18:46

Where is everyone? It's hours since anyone posted. This thread used to be so chatty.

Cooking dinner, just waiting for water to simmer for the rice. Thought I'd pop in.

Camera Talk

Posted: 31/08/2016 at 11:14

That's very effective, Dove.

More beautiful photos from Scotland.

I love the streams in Scotland, don't know when I'll next go there now we've bought the Norfolk cottage and my brother's son has moved into the bedroom we stayed in. Brother lives in Crieff, he walks a lot too, with his 2 Border Collies;

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