Dovefromabove


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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 10:21
Fairygirl wrote (see)

Dove - have you been up the Hump - if that doesn't sound a bit rude 

 

A long time ago when I was a child - my granny took me

Anyone who relishes the challenge better not delay - most of it's been washed away now


 We have sandy cliffs rather than granite

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 09:02

Don't worry that we East Anglians will feel left out when you lot are talking about Munroes etc - we have our own version

https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Beeston_Hump_on_Horizon_-_geograph.org.uk_-_817328.jpg

Purslane

Posted: 19/08/2015 at 08:56

Develop a taste for it, encourage it, determine to eat it http://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/news/2015/aug/18/purslane-is-tasty-weed/

I've discovered that as soon as a plant discovers that you actually want it to grow so that you can eat it, it does all it can not to grow

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 08:18
Steve the Gardening Vet wrote (see)

Stupid question but I thought pilates was a type of yoga..?

Similar but different - pilates doesn't involve the held positions that yoga does, and sometimes also uses equipment.   It was invented by someone but can't remember who ...

Pyracantha

Posted: 19/08/2015 at 08:16

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 08:10
Hostafan1 wrote (see)

Dove , was it Millport ( the place where the chip shop shuts between 5 and 6 so the staff can have theirs ) you cycled round?

That's the place Hosta!  It was a lovely day!  I do seem to remember chips ...

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 07:50

Bushman - my ex used to say that all the time - and he's from Suffolk

Help yourself to cake ...

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 07:48
Hostafan1 wrote (see)

Wow, stayed in Gourock, You're way too posh for me. 

It was a bit!!!  All the guests stayed in one hotel - the morning after the wedding several of us, plus bride and groom went on a little ferry and rode bikes around an island and saw eider ducks and other wildlife .... and I got a terrific suntan

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Posted: 19/08/2015 at 07:37

Wonky, that suggestion from Lily P is spot on - silver dressings - I remember that's what the pharmacist gave us when you had that 'light bulb burn' in your teens! 

LilyP  bdooly backs eh!  ((hugs)) Anyone would think we weren't designed to walk upright We have 'backs' in our family and 'backs' in OH's family as well as friends 'with backs'.  I think OH and I are the only people we know 'without backs' ...... so far, touch wood!!!  And then even I did my back in three days before Wonky's wedding and spent the day doped up on painkillers!!!  But that was muscular caused by cleaning the windows - I won't make that mistake again

I'm like Hosta, I have 'a knee'  instead of 'a back'.

hedgehogs

Posted: 19/08/2015 at 07:29

Sounds as if you're getting two contingents Hosta - that's what seems to happen here

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