Clarington


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HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 06/06/2016 at 10:26

Morning all. The hound and I have had a long walk (3 miles but felt long in this heat) and now we're starting a marathon washing session. So I will *technically* be in the garden... sort of.


No sign of the building work starting which means no sign of when I can start my grand redesign on the garden. :(


Drink plenty of fluids today!!

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 22:30

Oh Linda how scary! I hope he's not causing too much trouble for the nurses tonight. Keep yourself safe.


Sweet dreams all; yesterday's long day is showing! 

sea holly??? I don't think so

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 14:17

Thank you Victoria. I didn't know that there was a softer variety I thought they all had the sharp serrated leafs!

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 14:14

My lord Pat you drew those yourself?? I thought they were some famous artist you were looking at. They're seriously impressive I love the detailing! 


5 mile walk with the hound done so he'll be happy now. Just need to get the marathon washing session done and try to go shopping. I shall leave the cutting lawn until tomorrow as I already feel like I could fall over!

Rats :(

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 14:07

I had rats in the compost bin at my previous address: left the hose in there for a thorough soaking and they soon moved on.

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 09:09

Lilly; the paintings are fine it's the manikins around the building that disturb me when I set up camp! Not one has a nice face!


Star: wow what a ride!

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 07:33

Morning all from my wonderful camp bed in the classroom. I'm being stared at by eight firefighters; thank goodness they're paintings!


Hosta: what a shame you struggle with photos now. For me uploading has never been better!


Just waiting for the day shift to arrive and then I get to go home.


To prove a point my friend with her very newborn posted just now that they managed four hours sleep. I managed 4.5! So I definitely do sleep better than a mother! :)

Flaming June

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 01:00

I'm in Yorkshire. At least when it rains we can claim it proper Yorkshire water and thus better than ordinary rain. ;)

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 00:58

One hour remaining. 


Pat I sleep better and longer than a parent with a new born so I consider myself lucky!

HELLO FORKERS! June Edition

Posted: 05/06/2016 at 00:04

Enjoy your lay in Pat! :)


2 hours until I can set up camp. I'm amusing myself by alternating looking at plants with looking at German Shepherd puppies and then looking at chicken coops...


not the best mix!

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