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Gardening Crafters

Posted: 21/06/2017 at 21:40

Those cakes are so beautiful, you are very talented.

I made cakes for each of my four children's weddings, but they look amateurish compared with yours. Yours are amazing. You could make a career of it.

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Posted: 21/06/2017 at 18:19


Site hasn't wanted to give me a window to post on. Maybe it's too hot! 34° here so not as hot as chez Obelixx.

Dove said "Wonky was born in April '76". My first daughter was born in March 76.
Leg has been much better today, but I did take a strong painkiller. But back aches a bit.

OH is home  Having seabass for supper, when I get around to dealing with it.

Went to the SM this morning for supplies, but been taking it easy.

Glad to read that Joyce's OH is home but sad to read about Lily P's eye. It can't be the euphorbia though, must be a secondary infection.

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Posted: 20/06/2017 at 10:04

Morning all.

Lily P, you send a PM to Nora GW.

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Posted: 19/06/2017 at 23:08

Thank you Joyce, I hope so. I hope you sleep well too. You are being such a brave and loving wife to your OH.

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Posted: 19/06/2017 at 22:04

Thank you.

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Posted: 19/06/2017 at 21:54

DD I better ring you. I didn't see the lady with tea cups at church as I didn't go because of my painful hip and leg.

Here is update, don' read if it's too boring!

Been to the Doc, not my normal one as his surgery was full to bursting and he doesn't do appointments. Went to another, I know him anyway, he gave me an appointment this evening. The pain was because of a trapped nerve. Treatment is rest and strong painkillers. General aches and pains are arthritis. He gave me a good examination to eliminate other causes of the pain. He said I have arthritis in the right knee, he's pretty sure I have it in the lower spine and he thinks my right hip is arthritic too. I need X Rays for knee hip and spine and he wants them to do spine for osteoporosis too. I have a painful lower vertebra when he touched it in a certain way. Gardening is forbidden for at least 5 days. In a way it was a relief to be told. I always feel I'm being a failure if I complain if something hurts.

Country cottage garden

Posted: 19/06/2017 at 12:03

Lovely flowers and that is a gorgeous geranium. Do you know which one it is?

Gardening Crafters

Posted: 19/06/2017 at 11:59

That's a beautiful cushion, Joyce, and Pat thank you for bringing the thread back with your lovely envelope.

Thank you, PP, for liking my paintings.

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Posted: 19/06/2017 at 11:47

, made me laugh, Hosta, but I hope it's not a cause for anxiety. Thought you were going to bed?

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Posted: 19/06/2017 at 11:22

Thank you for symapathising. I went to my Doc this morning. He doesn't do appointments. There were 12 people waiting and only 10 chairs. He takes 15 - 20 minutes with each patient. Couldn't face it, I walked away. I've made an appointment with another doctor for this evening. He took over the practice of my previous doctor when she retired, but I'd already changed as she misdiagnosed my daughter's ear infection (she now has to wear a hearing aid) and my friend's Lupus.

Leg isn't hurting so much today though and I took Ibuprofen and Paracetamol before bed with a hot chocolate and I slept for several hours, so felt a bit better this morning.

Sorry to be a bore with this. Just been outside dead heading roses, as that doesn't involve kneeling. I have to kneel to weed, I'm a disaster with a hoe! But it's getting too hot outside now.

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