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Posted: 11/10/2012 at 12:21
Insomnia1973 wrote (see)

Morning lovelies!

Wasn't in a chatty mood yesterday for some reason. Just caught up on the gossip around the country.

Rainy here.

Geoff, no, the police never came back. The parents arrived back from hols late last night. All is very quiet today.

Pam, I use a steam generator. Quite pricey, unless you find a bargain on ebay like me, but boy, do they cut down the time/hard work. It's a Morphy Richards Jet Steam. Would never go back to a 'standard' iron now.

Thanks Becks  The reason I am asking is that I need to buy a new iron

Lovely pics lovetogarden

Pam LL x

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Posted: 11/10/2012 at 11:25

Good Morning Everyone

It is absolutely tipping it down

I am going to make another dent in the ironing mountain  Please can I ask what make of iron you have?

A bit of sunshine for a rainy day

Pam LL x



Posted: 11/10/2012 at 06:25

The only place we could grow from seed and plant on is on the allotment but we suffer badly with club root  

Pam LL x

Has anyone grown...

Posted: 10/10/2012 at 11:35

I grow Cape Gooseberries,too - this year only 3 fruits when usually the plants are laden  I sow seeds each Spring

Pam LL x

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Posted: 10/10/2012 at 11:31

Lovely photo Gary

Since the shooting next door in July it has been very quiet here !!!!

Pam LL x


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Posted: 10/10/2012 at 06:03

Good Morning Everyone

I will have to have a good catchup later

Have a lovely day

Pam LL x




Posted: 10/10/2012 at 05:58


I love the scent from Wallflowers on a warm Spring day - now is the time to plant them

I buy our plants bare rooted as it is a much cheaper option for us - this year I phoned to see if the plants were available and was taken aback to be told that all the plants had rotted in the field due to the weather and the only plants available were in pots

Luckily I managed to source some from elsewhere - these plants are quite small but I am hoping they will grow away quickly

I haven't grown Wallflowers in containers but can't see any reason not to - dwarf varieties would probably be more suitable than the really tall ones  

Here are some flowers from last year

Pam LL x

Chocolate cosmos

Posted: 09/10/2012 at 05:58

I keep mine in my cold greenhouse- kept dry and covered with fleece

Pam LL x

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Posted: 09/10/2012 at 05:55

Good Morning Everyone

Have a good day

Pam LL x


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Posted: 08/10/2012 at 12:44

Also the same day as our Wedding Anniversary

sotongeoff wrote (see)

Have seen bits of Grand Designs but is not part of my viewing habits-have just seen A Place In The Sun and they had a town house I fancy for £80,000in Spain

That is a lovely pic Pam-just watch were you walk

Fascinating fact~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~

 Today's bus driver has the same bithday as me and Princes Anne.

Pam LL x

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