Busy-Lizzie


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Camera Talk - part 2

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:13

Sheps, when a thread gets to 1000 posts Nora from the Gardeners' World team asks the person who started it to start a new thread.

Garden pictures 2016: 2

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 22:03

What cute birds. I never seem to get close enough to mine for a good photo.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 21:57

Glad you got back safely Dove, at least I don't think you had to go on the dreaded A11, saw on yesterday's news there'd been another fatal accident. When we've driven up or down to Stansted there always seems to be an accident.


Wretched Alexa cat has dug up one of my troughs of pansies again. What is it about pansies? She does it every year about this time. I've had to put a fence around the sundial bed. We have a dark tortoiseshell stray cat who is eating her food. She eats outside, don't have a catflap. Dark cat runs away very fast when it sees me.

Going to friends for lunch tomorrow.

Strictly is back!

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 21:40

Len often agrees with me too!


I thought Danny looked gorgeous and danced beautifully, but I think I just preferred Louise, she was amazing, acting as well as dancing.


I actually found Ed quite fun, usually the buffoon of the show gets on my nerves but he has really tried and has improved.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 18:54

I'm off to watch Strictly too. Unfortunately I didn't get supper in the oven early enough so I'll have to record some of it while I dish up.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 14:11

That's a good job on that bed, Obelixx. Albizzias are lovely, I have one but it's in the wrong place among other trees, over 20 years old now, also the beigey pink. I prefer the brighter pink.


Mabel sounds adorable and funny.


I hope Liri didn't get rained on.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 12:07

Wasn't actually morning here when I said that!


Good heavens that's a big rock, just looked back at the photos.


Internet is being very slow.

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 12/11/2016 at 12:04

Morning all.


The leaves have suddenly fallen off the copper beech in the wind and rain. Need sweeping off the lawn, but the lawn is sodden.


The pump for the pool cleaner seems to have packed up, more expense. The man still hasn't got back to me for changing the filter which is leaking.

What have you lost?

Posted: 11/11/2016 at 18:40

I lost my wedding ring nearly 30 years ago when gardening. Two years later my daughter found it on the gravel garden path. We were going to move house, so just in time!

HELLO FORKERS! November Edition

Posted: 11/11/2016 at 17:27

I don't get modern art either. I looked up those artists and just can't see it. We went to a lovely art gallery, Picturecraft, in Holt that had an exhibition of Kieron Williamson and other landscape painters that I like. But all too expensive. I like realistic landscapes, even a bit impressionist, but real.

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weird caterpillar like thingy ID please

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Does anyone recognise this cactus like plant?

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