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Latest posts by Girasole

Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:38

Can I ask two things, please?

1) How do you stay in here to watch the thread as it goes on?

2) Anyone got an olive shrub?


Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:36

NC - yes I am Sasha and my great-grandfather came from South Wales nr Haverfordwest to be precise

Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:34

Yes, those were the days when you could watch the planes taking off - I remember going up to a sort of viewing platform on the roof. Or is my memory playing games?

Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:30

NYS, ironing obsession not come this way.....thank you

Yup, I remember the Meridian line. We stood on the one in the street near the river and behind that famous pub. Did you do that?

Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:27

Nadolig, I found the Christmas version of Downton very disappointing - it didn't seem to gel as far as I was concerned. Still if you enjoyed it that is fine by me 

Fork Handles

Posted: 31/12/2012 at 17:24

'Afternoon forkers, how is everyone? Fine and dandy I hope. 

I was just thinking I hope son who is in New York doesn't decide to ring once it is midnight there! Have seen the celebrations in New Zealand and Australia on the BBC website. Anyone else seen them?

Need to get down to seed sorting - another of my New Year Resolutions. Yes saw the jar on Facebook - good idea. Need to find a jar......


new years resolution

Posted: 30/12/2012 at 20:50

Thank you lilysilly and the same to you 

Fork Handles

Posted: 30/12/2012 at 15:10

Panto, well spotted .....didn't intend to imply that I am a jail bird.

Re the avatar thing at a time please .....still reeling from achieving the WordPad!

Now going to have yoghurt .....weight loss (not diet) starts tomorrow!


Fork Handles

Posted: 30/12/2012 at 14:47

Panto, phew.....managed to do is called WordPad on my laptop and I have never used it before so many thanks for pointing me in the right direction 


Fork Handles

Posted: 30/12/2012 at 14:35

Zippy, at least you got something done .

I am (at last ) learning not to set myself too many gaols nowadays and am trying to take life as it comes then what you do achieve it satisfying and hey there is always another day. Mind you the very dark and very windy don't sound too appealing 


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