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Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 21:02

Fantastic win GWRS ⚽️⚽️⚽️.....what a run they are having


Just checked the walk website Lizzie, but it only covers the southeast (fancy free walks if anyone in this neck of the woods is interested).  However, i'd be surprised if there wasn't something similar near you ...walkers love to share, and t'internet makes it so easy.

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 19:28

Welcome back Yvie - was wondering where you had been.  well done on shedding those lbs - especially with Christmas in the middle !


Just home from another brill walk - Mr C has discovered a website with instructions for walks.  They are pretty foolproof, and are allowing us to discover all sorts of places we have never been before.  9 1/2 miles today - tootsies tired now .  Got back to the car just as the sun was setting - there was even a bench to sit on as we watched it sink below the horizon


Hardy salvia?

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 08:19

I've found caradonna to be a success too  

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 08:17

Hiya Lesley ....on the iPad freezing, I feel your pain


Today is a day of mane taming and eye testing. Maybe fit in a walk this afternoon.  Think I'll do my birdcounting tomorrow.


On driving when senior .....I have great hopes that driverless cars will be the norm by the time I get to that stage 


Few pages back now, but love the Rock hosta ....especially its little ferns

IT'S MY BIRTHDAY....PART TWO

Posted: 28/01/2017 at 07:16


Happy Birthday to you 🎼


Happy birthday to you 🎼


Happy birthday dear Do-ve


Happy birthday to you 🎼

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 20:02

Have a lovely day tomorrow Dove - hope there will be mucho cake and many candles 🎉🎉🎉

iPad freezing

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 10:48

Oh dear


 So the advice is that I need to invest £250 on a new device in order to access the GW website?  None of the other websites I use seem to give me this problem.


It seems there is a solution to this problem (Hazel found it, but has been instructed not to share ) Any chance that those of us experiencing this issue can also be let in on the secret?

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 27/01/2017 at 06:52

Morning all


Yesterday was the first morning for about 10 days with no frost, and yet the temperature didn't get above freezing all day .....whats that about  Will be interesting to see whether there are garden casualties this year - its been colder for longer than the last few years.  I fear for my penstemon etc.


Pdoc, if you need any help on the maths just holler.....my chosen specialist subject 


Enjoy your weekend of celebrations Dove and Wonky


Chicklet went back up to Nottingham yesterday......

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 22/01/2017 at 18:08

Mr C has been raving about Italy's invisible cities Lily - maybe I should give it a go.


Another beautiful day here - very frosty and clear skies.  Went for a walk on the South Downs - exhilarating.  If winter was full of days like this I wouldn't mind it so much


Good on you for marching LG - its given lots of us a glimmer of hope.

Hello Forkers January 2017 Edition

Posted: 21/01/2017 at 10:51

I've never met  Hosta either, but somehow feel I'd know him if I saw him


just watching our birds at the feeders (getting my eye in for next weekend) ......a particularly aggressive robin is dive bombing the LTtits everytime they land on the peanuts.  Some manners are needed

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