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Girasole


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Posted: 05/01/2013 at 17:16

PP, heavens you are organized for next Christmas.

The hellebore was already here when we moved here - all been a bit of a journey of discovery over the year but I do intend to plan it all from now on. At least that is the idea!

I have a pink trug and love it! I don't need to replace my wheelbarrow yet but a pink one would be lovely. Bjay, where did you buy it?

Oh dear...remember seeing the Dambusters when it first came out. Did you know about the manmade lake where they practised?

Fork Handles

Posted: 05/01/2013 at 17:05

Deano, WOW I am impressed  - it all looks amazing and so organized 

S.

Fork Handles

Posted: 05/01/2013 at 16:58

Afternoon/Early evening Forkers and already dark here 

Is it by a minute a week that the days get longer now? Hope so.

Sorry to hear some peeps are not feeling 100%. Take care and go with the flow. I do when I am not feeling too good.

Had a busy morning tidying up my small but formerly scruffy front garden. Have decided I am putting down big pebbles over ....oh heck cannot remember the name of it ....that stuff that doesn't allow weeds through but rain yes. And then terracotta window boxes to brighten it up. Rescued a baby budleia growing between the wall and the pavement so shall pot that up tomorrow 

Also, gave the hellebore in the back garden a good short back and sides and the straggly mint has been chopped right back. All very satisfying....tomorrow is another day of decent weather I hope.

Hope you, too, have had a good day.

Oooh just seen 'Borgen' is back on again on BBC4 tonight which we enjoy and I shall all the more for having achieved a fair amount today.

S.

Fork Handles

Posted: 05/01/2013 at 08:47

Hello LG, it all looks very promising in your garden - satisfying isn't it?

Have another good day 

S.

Fork Handles

Posted: 05/01/2013 at 08:28

Good for you 

Rather grey cloud cover here but I still must get out there and do some things in the garden.

Enjoy the rest....

Fork Handles

Posted: 05/01/2013 at 07:27

Morning Forkers

Dove, shocking news re your rellies in Tasmania - still not heard from them? Enjoy London as much as possible .

Plan to get out into the garden today while the weather is decent. I hope all of you can do the same and enjoy having a 'play' as I call it 

 

 

Fork Handles

Posted: 04/01/2013 at 15:03

Don't know where to start....

Kate Broxbourne Primary School with the little tower that you can see from the train!

As for Cambridge Mafia ..... don't think so....are you disappointed?

Oh heck I really must plant/sow that garlic of mine .....keep forgetting .

Fork Handles

Posted: 04/01/2013 at 13:43

Back later, Forkers....feeling 

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Posted: 04/01/2013 at 13:41

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/A10_road_(England)

Which bit of are you near, Kate1123?

S.

Fork Handles

Posted: 04/01/2013 at 13:38

Kate1123, we could even be neighbours if you would like but more to the point I grew up in Hoddesdon and went to the primary school in Broxbourne....where Geoff Hamilton went too but a bit before my time!

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