Dovefromabove


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Olympics

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 20:27

Yes maybe half an hour ago - his chin was qivering - bless him - then they had an interview with him.  He said he will not come back for an 8th Olympic competition - the horse will be too old 

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Posted: 19/08/2016 at 20:02

OH brought a big bag of huge cherries home from work ........... sitting on the sofa eating cherries and drinking a G & T  ... can't be bad 

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 19:40

OMG it was Ted Edgar he worked for, not Harvey Smith - what was I thinking of   Of course! 


It was a long time ago and I am getting old..... 27 after all ... no wonder my memory's a bit dodgy 

Last edited: 19 August 2016 19:43:27

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Posted: 19/08/2016 at 19:26

He can't be Fairy - he's nearly as old as me!!!  I've been watching him since then too - I remember him winning the Puissance at Olympia when he was n'owt but a lad ... beating his boss |Harvey Smith into the bargain if I'm not mistaken.   I'm such a fan!!!  Large celebratory G & T being taken here 

Olympics

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 19:14

So pleased for him!  Such a fine horseman!   I've been a fan of his since he was a lad working in Harvey Smith's stable -  watched him win the Puissance when he was n'owt but a lad.  Drinking his health here in Norfolk.  

Plants I won't be growing again next year

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 15:15

Obelixx   normally I don't do orange either - I even gave my Geum Totally Tangerine to Wonky as it was too orange ... but I just love this begonia - it works really well near our blue garden seat. 

Plants I won't be growing again next year

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 13:39

Im not a fan of most begonias, but I adore this one, bought to give a bit of pizazz to our newly acquired Sunny Corner. 


How can you fail to love that?


i love it so much I've put it in the studio to protect it from the stormy weather weve been promised. 

HELLO FORKERS AUGUST EDITION

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 12:59
Dovefromabove says:

... Now I'm going to make Pattypan and Basil Soup for lunch .......


See original post

 Yum, that's very tasty indeed http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/summer-squash-soup-with-basil-recipe.html   And there's lots left 


I used Marigold low salt stock powder.  

Plants I won't be growing again next year

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 11:00

Not to mention one of the commentator's repeated confusion of Grenada with Granada 

What are you most proud of/pleased with?

Posted: 19/08/2016 at 10:48

Thought so!!!  Be Careful!!! Don't you go drowning yourself in that ... it's a long way for one of us to run down with the water wings 

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