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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 31/12/2013 at 08:33

Good morning all  

Wet but mild here and quite still - birds are singing.  I've been booking train tickets for OH and moi to go to London and meet up with foodie friends for a Dim Sum lunch next month - tonight we will book hotel so we can stay the night and meet up with a friend for a catch up  She's also a friend of a famous garden designer and sometimes she gets to see the 'secret' gardens of the rich and famous!!!  

Had intended to book earlier so we could take advantage of £5 train tickets, but daren't book until Pa was safely back where he's supposed to be - of course, no £5 tickets left now 

Verdun - pats and gentle strokes for Spike - hope it's not too horrid for him. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 19:42
Verdun wrote (see)

Can I have a virtual donut as a prize?  

Here you are Verdun, you can have a doughnut even if you don't win 

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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 19:39

We could always borrow one .... 

 

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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 19:15

My daughter and her hub say Thanks to you all for your kind thoughts. 

Verdun, I'll keep my fngers crossed for Spike's op 

My hellebores have got some lovely fat buds ............... are we going to do a New Year's Day flower count?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 18:21

Thanks everyone 

Lily - Pa is back at The Lovely Home with Ma - I'll visit tomorrow 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 17:43
Dovefromabove wrote (see)

..............Just had upset daughter on the phone - their much-loved pusscat is poorly - went to the emergency vet today and spent £150 on scan and painkillers - local vet tomorrow for bloodtests   

.............. 

Poor pusscat didn't make it - kidney failure 

Sorrow was a white cat with three legs who adopted them by taking up residence in their garden shed - when the snows came they took her in and she's been with them quite a few years now .... they'll really miss her.

What is this ornamental tree please?

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 17:35

I was thinking crab apple but wasn't at all certain - thanks folks !

What is this ornamental tree please?

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 17:10

Well you'd better make some mince pies then 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 17:05

Many Happy Returns Archie 

Enjoy your celebrations!!!

What is this ornamental tree please?

Posted: 30/12/2013 at 17:03

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 A friend has asked what this tree is - I'm not brilliant at ornamental trees so please HELP!!! 

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