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Music in the Garden

Posted: 09/01/2015 at 11:30

This has no sad memories for me, Gemma. Happy ones for sure; when my daughter was a baby, I used to dance around the house singing this to her. Now she lists it as her all-time favourite song. 

PS. Her OH has his own band & is a singer, he now sings it to her....ever felt redundant? 

Camera Corner

Posted: 09/01/2015 at 08:49

Hi, Granma

That's very interesting. You are quite right to be concerned about the longevity of your self-printed photos....these will begin to fade (especially in sunlight) after about five years.

I have a Canon 'Selphy' photo printer. It uses a rather unique process which involves the final stage consisting of applying a protective coat. Canon  claim that these prints will last for 100 years. Prints are waterproof & virtually indestructible.

Limitations are: It's necessary to use only Canon paper & ink cartridge and the maximum size is only 6" x 4".

An example, but as always it's best to shop around: www.argos.co.uk/static/Product/partNumber/1574607.htm

Music in the Garden

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 21:29

Sorry, Lily...hard to think she'd have been a nan now.

Will try something a bit more cheery next time. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 21:07
http://s3.gardenersworld.com/uploads/images/original/65416.jpg?width=350

 Googled pic:

Ah, thanks fidget....I hadn't heard about that custom.

I think it must have taken off quite recently in Bakewell, as it's only been the last couple of times when I have visited that I've noticed them.

Ta very much.

 

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 20:28

Hope you don't mind folks, what I wanted to say hardly merited starting a new thread.

I just wanted to ask pansyface if she knew the reason for all those padlocks being attached to the town's river bridge in Bakewell....it always intrigues me when I visit.

Camera Corner

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 20:17

http://i27.photobucket.com/albums/c186/DavidKnapper/009_zps11175b3b.jpg

 Quite a pretty orchid.

Music in the Garden

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 20:14

Somehow it seems to have been an eternity since, but worth remembering:

www.youtube.com/watch?v=A8gO0Z818j4

 

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 19:52

.....providing you saw them and they were useful will do for me.

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 08/01/2015 at 19:42

I can only hope that the pictures I took the trouble to post proved useful!

Growing Sweet Peas 2014/2015

Posted: 07/01/2015 at 22:00

Sunflower Lady....thought you may like to know that I'm planning to write a book about sweet pea growing and you are going to get the first signed copy.

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