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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 19:55

Night Dean.

I'm signing off now too, & still a wee bit wobbly- hope it's not the lurgy! J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 19:44

Well as a veggie am glad that I didnt get it!

Daughter will be working next week Geoff, has a day off thurs I believe, but she probably will hoover up after putting up the tree- well she better had!

OH thinks I need a dog when daughter leaves home..... not the best idea at this time of yr, but another seed has been sown!

She's eaten mashed potato & I had that plus a veggie bake, well that's what I call them- M&S, & salad. Apple for pud.

Bjay- glad you're back safely. My ears pricked up when they said M6, but once knew whereabouts realised you should've been well clear of any trouble.

Off to finish unloading dishwasher now. Need to decide what actually will do tomorrow. Expect to be woken about 7am by the 'b' boiler! Then it's tablet day- ugh, but once eaten breckie always feel better. J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 16:29

Becks- haribos, a choc shape & necklace.

I've got some posh M&S fish goujons (!) today, wonder if daughter could be tempted..? Served with mash & frozen peas & corn- ooh yes, that's what I'll have. J.

Garden table

Posted: 12/12/2012 at 16:24

Success Rain. Great table.

You're not the only one with 'wash out' planters/baskets this year. In my case it was my dahlia pots, the sweetpeas & all the vegs!!

Next yr nemaslug again! J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 16:19

OH that reminds me to get our lights & decorations down tomorrow or Friday. Daughter going to do the tree, which is already in the hall, over the w/end whilst OH & me galavanting!

Quite glad daughter wont be going to work, as means I can do a decent hoover up in our bedroom now. Downstairs can wait until she's back at work next week.

Not sure what will do for tea. Dont expect she'll want a proper meal yet, but I could try. I'm wobbly again- drat, but have done a lot today, so not really surprising I suppose. Have flopped for a bit, being good. J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 14:41

Hmm, just had to reinstate my favorite locations on the bbc weather site.....

Wonder what else may have disappeared? J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 14:36

Geoff- snowman from me too.

Becks off to think again! Glad Asda arrived.

They were promoting the click & collect at tesco today. Cant see the point for myself, unless I was driving past from work. You've still got to lift the stuff into/out of car boot so back problems inevitable in my case! Am sticking to delivery! J.

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Posted: 12/12/2012 at 14:26

Am back. Busy morning at hospital- again! Some technician gave me confusing instructions so I went down to clinic to try & sort out. Now feel guilty that she got a ticking off from the Dr, but I was correct to query it.

Chemist next to collect prescrptions. Then drove to a Tesco store to shop, got petrol- no problem about receipt this time! Next to a nearby M&S food for a coffee & snack lunch, coz by then I was starving! Back via Aldi- phew.

Not surprised to hear daughter arrive back about 5-6am this morning. Am surprised she lasted that long. She's already phoned HR as not going in tonight, sense at last!! If any probs re 'too much sick time off' other staff & union will back her up.

Now to catch up & need to unpack the shopping. A raw day outside today, so am glad have finished all my errands. J.


What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 12/12/2012 at 14:16

Another frosty but dull day in WManchester. Below freezing again first light. Been out & about, sometimes sun (!) & others quite misty. No real fog here though. Only about1-2C out there even now. J.

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Posted: 11/12/2012 at 21:57

Ta da!! Night all, happybunny jo!

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