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Posted: 16/11/2012 at 18:09

Evening All.

Just dropping in for a quick catch-up. No tea to cook tonight as we are out at a friends house, just what I could do with.

Becks- I love the Vodka Christmas cake thingy, very clever, who ever thinks them up

Geoff.  - Cody is adorable, he looks as though he just about tolerated being dressed up

We have always fancied having some chickens, but we really haven't got the room without re-organising the garden, and then what do you do when you want to go away?

Lincoln Christmas Market starts on the 6th December for 4 days. It's absolute mayhem, we get coaches from all over the country, but it's worth going to just for the atmosphere  and sights around the Cathedral and Castle. We are twinned with a German Town so we get the Gluhwein ,German Sausages, and biscuits yum,. Has anyone ever been to it? There are usually about 400 stalls and a fun fair.

Have a good evening, no GW but there is Children in Need.

Catch you tomorrow.

ChrisX

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Posted: 16/11/2012 at 09:28

Morning All.

Hope all are well.Didn't get up very early this morning, was warm and comfy and it's not very nice outside today, dull and miserable.

We are going to a funeral this lunch time, a long time neighbour, not particularly close, but thought we would go and pay our respects. So the thought of that doesn't do much to lift the gloom. 

On a lighter note, we are going to friends this evening for a celebratory meal, it's his birthday, so looking forward to getting together with other friends, and she is a jolly good cook, so should be a good evening.

Enjoy your day forkers, might be back later, got a lot to pack in today.

ChrisX

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Posted: 15/11/2012 at 16:31

Hi Inka,-- thats a fantasic picture of the whale and yes I can just make out your house, beautiful location and what a wonderful view.

Your 2 dogs look very comfy, obviously very laid back.

It's just got dark here ,so it's curtains drawn and tea to get ready, Plaice, chips and garden peas.Enjoy your day.

Geoff. Yes new mugshot x 2, I need  to renew bus pass, very shortly driving license, so have had a job lot of photos done it goes on and on and on....

Chris.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 15/11/2012 at 16:18

Nr Lincoln.

Been a lovely day, warm and sunny. It's getting cold now it's dark, feels like we will get a frost. We have a few bees on the ivy flowers

Chris.

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Posted: 15/11/2012 at 16:15

Afternoon all.

Just finished Passport renewal application.Why does filling in those sort of forms always make me nervous, both of us need to renew before next April so thought I had better do one this month and leave the other till after Christmas, help spread the cost, at £72.50 each it's not cheap.

Oh has just made a nice cup of tea, always taste better when someone else makes it., but no cake can't get the staff.

Geoff, Where do you get them from

I bet the circulation of Garden News has gone up this week Pam, by the way lovely flowers in pic, I've still got a few penstemons, cosmos and dahlias just hanging on don't want to pull them up/ cut them back until absolutely forced to..

 

 

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Posted: 15/11/2012 at 09:44

Good morning everyone, Pam, Jo, Gary, Inka, PPam, and Jean, hope I haven't missed anyone, if I have apologises, and Geoff when he arrives.

I might go up to vote, but as we have only had a leaflet from 1 candidate, and have only heard of 1 other,  both independent, it makes you wonder if its worth it.

The Co-op were certainly on the ball this morning Pam, enjoy, if that is the correct term, your new washer, what would we do without them.?

Enjoy your day.

Chris.

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Posted: 14/11/2012 at 17:37

Evening All,

I thought a Kerbey was a posh vacuum cleaner or maybe it was a Kirby.

We have some new neighbours from Lancashire, and they say brew for making a cup of tea. Where I come from originally, they say are you mashing?.

Chilli con Carne and brown rice tonight for tea, OH out for domino training, in other words a pint with the ' lads', so a quiet night in for me and the cat.

 

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 14/11/2012 at 11:57

Nr Lincoln.

Dull and warm, not much else to say about it really.

Have a good day.

Chris.

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Posted: 14/11/2012 at 11:54

Morning All.

Late checking in this morning, been a bit busy, trying to get the last of the winter pansies and tulips in pots, job done

Very mild here this morning, didn't even have to wear a fleece. I have just seen a skein of over 100 geese flying over in V formation, quite a sight, making a terrific noise, I hope they are going to the new wetland area about 3 miles from us, might go and have a look this afternoon..

Becks, you sound as if you are going to have quite a job with the website, doing that sort of thing at a distance can't be easy, well it wouldn't be easy for me anyway, can just about manage to do everyday things computer wise.

Hope everyone get their problems sorted, both personal and domestic, there's always something to keep everyone busy

Now going to see if bread machine has finished, mixed seeded loaf today got to make some effort to be healthy.

Catch you later.

Chris

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Posted: 13/11/2012 at 16:01

Bjay. It's a lovely part of the country,. We have had several holidays in that area, and have visited the Malvern show twice. Love it

I try to be orgainised on the Christmas front but whatever I plan always seems to go to pot, but this year------.At least we now know what hours daughter has to work over Christmas and can plan accordingly.

No doubt we shall get a full report from Geoffrey later in the day, hope the prospective buyers are ok, we had some very peculiar people round when we sold my Mums bungalow a couple of years ago, makes you wonder who's normal apart from us

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