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Posted: 30/01/2015 at 08:58

Birds have been fed and ice has been cleared in the birdbath.  I think I'll visit the Aged Ps today - it doesn't look as if the roads will be too bad later this morning, and the forecast for tomorrow is for more precipitation


Video for how to

Posted: 30/01/2015 at 06:53

I've just checked the one on chitting potatoes - it was fine for me.  Which ones are you having problems with paule51?


Posted: 30/01/2015 at 06:42

Good morning all  

Good luck Beaus Mum   First things to sort when you get there - the kettle and the bed - then you can take your time about the rest

There's a sprinkling of snow out there - I'm trhying to decide whether to visit the Aged Ps today or tomorrow - will it be better or worse then I wonder?  I shall have to consult some local forecasts ...

GW weather

Posted: 30/01/2015 at 06:29

Lyn, I see what you mean - apart from Today, we only get the general stuff and none of the stuff below with the approximate timings.   I'll alert Daniel.

dividing hostas

Posted: 29/01/2015 at 19:11

Verdun, you're in tropical Cornwall - it probably makes a bit of a difference


Posted: 29/01/2015 at 19:04

Soup was souper thanks Lesley

Pdoc - steady on

You'll all be pleased to hear that District Nurse and colleague are home safe and sound - Mountain Rescue have been supporting the practice.  Friend has had bacon and lentil soup and crusty bread and now her feet are up and there's a G&T in her hand.

water butt tap not working

Posted: 29/01/2015 at 17:48

I take it you feel at home here Topbird


Posted: 29/01/2015 at 17:43

Snow has stopped here for the time being, but it's jolly chilly - blinds were closed here early and the heating turned up a notch Brrrrrrrr!!!

OH is home from work and is asleep on the sofa next to his cup of tea

In a few minutes I'll assemble a low-cal (-ish) homemade chicken and leek soup for our Fast-Day supper so it'll be ready when he wakes up.


Posted: 29/01/2015 at 16:38

Hi Havinder

Here is your earlier thread

Hope that helps

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