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Impressions of the posters here

Posted: 23/10/2014 at 23:10

I think I'm now thoroughly confused. So many people have given so many descriptions I don't know who is who anymore. I think I'm still me.

But, having seen a photo of KEF before I knew she was blond and I've seen a photo of Lyn and she's small, slender and blond.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/10/2014 at 14:54

Snooze well, Stacey. Lovely to see you when you pop in.

I went to the bank this morning for chat with new bank manager, except now there seems to be a team of young accounts managers for clients. She was young and pretty. I had a small savings account that she said wasn't worth keeping open so cashed it. Had email this morning from favourite clothes shop to say they were having a "choc" week with reductions of 30% - 50% of their autumn range. Spent remains of small savings account.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 23/10/2014 at 09:21

Morning all.

KEF, the curry wasnice, friends made it. Thank you everyone, but it was a team!

Welcome Pauline, KEF may tell you she's the sensible one but really it's me

Must rush, meeting with bank, nothing serious.

Impressions of the posters here

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 23:13

Gosh, this thread has romped away since this morning!

OL, I liked your description of me, but I'm not very glamorous, unfortunately! I've sent photos before and DD and Matty have met me. I have 8 grandchildren.

I've seen photos of several people on here and met several past members. Never met Verdun, but imagined him as dark haired and slender - don't know why as he's always eating cake. I know KEF is blond. 

Some people I imagine like their names, so I think of Lily as being dreamy and beautiful and Fairygirl is petite and pretty.

My Christmas present (gardening) list

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 22:58

A nice young man to weed the veggie garden and all the heavy stuff like strimming (makes my shoulders ache) and hedgecutting and to cut the too low branches of the trees.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 22:53

I missed Monty too, forgot to record it. But I heard about Lynda B.

Well done OL and congratulations to your OH.

I enjoyed the Quiz and Curry evening. My team came third. BM said "BL are you the towns mayoress! You go on so many dinner dates and engagements, wish I was that popular "   No BM, it's just that OH and I are retired! Also (hardly dare say here as some people are anti-church, was a thread about it once), I was local church warden for the C of E here in France for 6 years. I organised social and charity events for the church.

Empty Space??

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 09:58

I plant annuals among the perennials, keeps the colour going as they have such a long flowering season. Salvia farinacea is good as it looks more like a perennial, which I suppose it is really, but it's used as an annual. Some of the annual rudbeckias, such as Tiger Eye, I buy as plugs and put in the flower beds. Then when they die down in November I dig them up and plant tulips.

Miniature Rose

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 09:52

My tiny roses lasted about a year in a pot outside, but I was given them in the spring. My patio rose lasted about 4 years, don't know why it died.

Monty don new series

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 09:49

Monty's programmes are not the usual format of doing up a garden in 3 days. The garden owners do most of it from the design to the digging over a period of several months, so it's good to see the gardens evolving.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 22/10/2014 at 09:42

Reminds me of milk, the farmers don't get much of the price.

Hope Doc visit goes well with son DD. They found I had a heart murmur when I was pregnant, but it turned out to be harmless.

I'm helping with a church charity Quiz and Curry tonight in local village hall.

Sky is blue, sun is shining, but it was only 3° at 9am.

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