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Posted: 27/11/2013 at 09:59

Good morning Woody - I agree, much prefer mash to rice for such things - does soak up those juices .  Tidy pots??? How???? Where???? (not to mention when ).

Defibrillator sounds a good idea - lots of villages this way have them apparently.  Next step is to organise training, although apparently you can use them whilst being instructed over a mobile phone.  Still, training is even better I'm sure 


Talkback: Succulent success

Posted: 27/11/2013 at 09:45

Hi, It will need dry frostfree conditions - a cool well-lit conservatory or greenhouse 

Buried treasure

Posted: 27/11/2013 at 09:44


silly quotes

Posted: 27/11/2013 at 09:43

Great minds think alike.

"Tap tap whirly whirly cuckoo!" is what the children in our village used to say when someone had what they thought was a crazy idea.


Posted: 27/11/2013 at 08:34

Good morning all   Misty and murky here.

BL - how scary!  Glad you're ok - huge nuisance tho'


SGL, you're learning - virtual booze means no overhangs   It's the best sort!

Positive thoughts and silly things for the tough times

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 22:10

Well, you can be the driver then Archie - Verdun, chuck him the keys, you've got a night off - grab a glass of mulled wine 

Positive thoughts and silly things for the tough times

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 20:56

You're the nominated driver then Verdun  


Posted: 26/11/2013 at 20:48

Watch out, she'll appear and start waving that wand around 

silly quotes

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 20:47
MrsGarden wrote (see)
Not heard tap tap dove

Went through my children's school 'like a dose of salts' Mrs G 

Positive thoughts and silly things for the tough times

Posted: 26/11/2013 at 20:45

Verdun's got the keys to my car 

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