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Posted: 02/11/2012 at 17:10

Geoff, If only, no he will just have to make do with one from Wickes--  it's got our name on it.

pets and why they are called what they are called

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 17:07

My daughter has a rescue dog. When she adopted him he was called Rocket and if you saw him run you would understand why. She has now renamed him Henry. He is an adorable mongrel, full of mischief about a year old he's going to obedience classes, but he hasn't got much idea as yet..

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Posted: 02/11/2012 at 16:59

Cordy ---  now I know where you got your graphics Geoff. According to google its some kind of itune game thingy, I think, no doubt Dean will put us right when he next appears.

Bjay, you must investigate and report. there's one thing about having a dog, you can walk by without being obviously nosey

Off to do the shopping, new roller required for Oh, not happy with the one he's got, then to Tesco, then takeway, might just make it back for GW, it's on earlier this evening 8 o'clock.

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Posted: 02/11/2012 at 16:47

Cordy, no idea, perhaps it's a Yorkshire thing

Hope they have got plenty of heat on in the marquee. We had one for our daughters wedding, that was early September time,some years ago, and by evening it was freezing.

Our cat hate fireworks and hides behind the settee, luckily we haven't heard any as yet....

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Posted: 02/11/2012 at 15:54

Hi everyone.

Just catching up with all the carrying ons.

Geoff, do you really want to go to live in Spain

All those expats with nothing to do all day but stroll around in the sun and sip Sangria?

I have got a bread maker, one of those you just sling everything into and about 2hrs later you get some sort of bread. To be honest I'm not that impressed, it never seems to taste a good as bread made the traditional way, so it's in the cupboard with all the other gadgets that I thought I couldn't manage without..

We have 3 walls emulsioned, Oh is still muttering about the cost of paint. I thought he would have a heart attack when we had to pay for it yesterday, it's certainly gone up in price since we last decorated. £39 for a 5 ltr tin. He was going to do the bedrooms, but is now rethinking

I'm not cooking tea tonight. We are having an Indian takeaway to see what  it's like before OH birthday do, having a few people round  for that so want to make sure it's okay. Any excuse.

Catch you all later,

Chris.

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 02/11/2012 at 12:58

Nr Lincoln.

Beautiful day here, sunshine and not much breeze, but on the cool side.

Frost forecast for tonight.

Chris.

Secateurs.....bin them or sharpen them

Posted: 01/11/2012 at 22:35

Figrat  ----   That little gadget looks very handy, I think there will be a rush on to buy them. They are also available on Ebay.

Kate,---- I think Figrat has probably supplied you with the ideal solution.My OH uses something called a wetstone, and oil, sounds messy to me.

Chris.

Secateurs.....bin them or sharpen them

Posted: 01/11/2012 at 17:14

Kate, Will do, but at the moment he is having forty winks, he's worn out with all the decorating.

What's for tea?

Posted: 01/11/2012 at 17:10

Inkadog, - Thanks for that. Just like to ask, is 18% cream the same as our single cream and do you use tinned pumpkin? I have seen it in some supermarkets over here. I will download the recipe and try it.

For tonights tea we are having. Plaice, mashed potatoes, cauliflower and broad beans with parsley sauce.

Chris.

Secateurs.....bin them or sharpen them

Posted: 01/11/2012 at 17:03

Allan4711. sounds as if he could make a fortune, I'll have to hire him out

Years ago there used to be knife sharpeners that came round the streets, they would sharpen scissors knives, etc. I suppose as we now  live in a throw away society, quite sad really, they're gone the same way as the rag and bone man.

Chris.

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