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Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 22:50

Dove; I had to get on far too many before I found a pair that would accommodate my calves; what skinny minis do they model these on??

Please pass on my excitement and CONGRATULATIONS to Wonky!!

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 22:29

Check out those knees!! 

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 22:07

Ob; I've brought cars for less than I spent on those wellies. They'd best not wear out too quickly!

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 20:40

Dove; they're from the muck company. I went on a walk tonight to bed them in and see where if anywhere they catch (I don't have the best sensation for my feet).

We'll see how they are after 9 hours in them tomorrow!

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 16:41

Oh Hosta that sounds scary!!

I'm not going to mention work today. Suffice to say that on Monday I'm going to book myself in for a haircut and the mass of greys that will be forming covered. 

As I'm working in a field all weekend (a country fair) I decided to go and get some new wellingtons. £120  wasn't quite how much I was expecting to spend bit they've so comfortable I thought it worth the risk since I walk miles in the winter with the hound. 

Home alone tonight, I think it'll be a good book and many mugs of tea!

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 21/07/2017 at 07:47

Nanny; has Luna had anything different to eat? With Reggie (who is raw fed) his poo is always almost jet black when he has had spleen or too much liver. Chicken turns it lighter and tripe; oh my! (He does love it so)

Nanny; With regards to what happened to my back that was a cycle accident. Keep fit, protect the environment, save money, look smug when eating monster sized meals because you know you'll burn it all off... get run over by a drunk driver. Still; I managed to right the car off with my body.

Chicky; that's quite the race for life! I thought they were only ever 5k or 10k. Will you be collecting sponsorship? Do send us a link! 

plant list

Posted: 20/07/2017 at 20:27

Pop your list on here I'm sure there's plenty of us who can check if your information is right.

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 20/07/2017 at 18:30

There's no need to be sorry Dacha; after all you didn't cause It! 

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 20/07/2017 at 18:02

Dacha: I've a spinal cord injury, damage where I broke it in five places, several collapsed discs, and enough scar tissue to make it look like Spider-Man sneezed in there so don't worry it's nothing that hasn't been prodded at repeatedly :)

Rum normally works wonders but it's a little early in the day for that. 

Hello Forkers ... July Edition

Posted: 20/07/2017 at 17:49

Afternoon all. 

For reasons I can not understand my spine has decided to flare up so I am currently poaching myself on the sofa with a hot water bottle (it's 23'C in the house).

His lordship is cleaning the car (not THAT one; his old one that is for sale) but I don't think it'll get the full works somehow! I don't think he got the hint about my car being nearly filthy. Mind you he's not getting the hint about not using the kitchen table as a dumping ground. Gentle prodding! He'll get there eventually (or will be forced to move onto the shed).

Any suggestions for supper tonight? I was going to have a very lazy pizza but that's what he had last night while he was out with his best friend so he'll not want it twice in a row. (Plus I can save it for Saturday as I'm working all weekend).

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