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Serious stuff......no! Really

Posted: 05/11/2013 at 08:08

In the seventies, there was a man who used to come riding where I work called Mr. Tuckey.

His first name was Ken.

I kid you not 

Camera Corner

Posted: 05/11/2013 at 08:01

I'm guessing Hidcote  

Am I close?

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 05/11/2013 at 07:45

Morning all. Frosty here again.

Have a great day Dove- hope they get you loads of nice presents..or will it be a gold watch...

And then is it party time? 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 18:22

I have huge buds on the rhodie at the front door Verd. Alliums all sprouting and the Jap Anems 'Whirlwind' flowering their hats off! Little polyanthus I got for a few quid in spring have  barely stopped flowering all year.

The poor plants are just as confused as we are 

Dinner almost ready - I'm starving. All that grafting's given me an appetite  

naffhotels,com

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 17:36

Glad you had a good time nut. Our walks that weekend made up for it. What made my partner angry was that, as it was a busy time of year, we didn't have many choices of quiet locations in the area, and the blurb for the place was a total pack of lies. He told them when we left though! My 89 yr old Dad could have made a better job of the meal we had that night! 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 17:28

Been outside till 5 o clock! Thought I'd better come in so that the birds could get some food before it was dark - they were looking quite annoyed with me 

More woodwork done and painted, raised bed that I did yesterday planted up and more bulbs in. Getting there.

Would be nice if someone offered to make the dinner but.....what's that pink thing flying overhead..

Fidget - cake is definitely the best thing for your back 

naffhotels,com

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 17:22

No excuse for a dirty room - whatever the price nut.  Bargain basement rooms should still be clean. Name and shame.

My ex partner and I one stayed in a bad hotel - too many things to relate - but we were able to look back on it and laugh - eventually! We were doing two groups of Munroes for the weekend and needed a base, but we baled out after the first night. Fortunately we were accomodated very well further along in the next village! 

 

Too late to plant bulbs?

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 07:59

clk -If you plant some late flowering perennials where you've planted your bulbs that will give you the colour you want later on. Geraniums, hostas, japanese anemones and sedums are a few which are great for that.  Marking them is the only other way to avoid chopping them. A ring of gravel or twigs is what I usually use. 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 04/11/2013 at 07:53

Morning all. Heavy frost here- but it looks pretty! Just looked at thermometer when feeding the birds and it was -2. Washing going out anyway- it'll freeze then defrost by the time I come home 

 

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 03/11/2013 at 19:55

Too late Verdo...I ate it all. 

Hope the back's better soon fidget. Horrible pain.

Going to put my feet up now.

Night all 

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