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Posted: 04/12/2014 at 09:01

So sorry to hear that Verdun, the problem is that when they are not active the lungs get full and congested. Where we can clear anything, they cant.

My mum has had penacillin but although the pain has gone she is coughing up allsorts, she thinks thats good because she is shifting it, as she says!

I suppose your mum will have to be taken by ambulance to the hospital for that?

Some one sent me a little card that said:

The Good Lord doesnt send anthing that he thinks you cant handle' or words to that effect, 

I wonder if he can come and get my mum out of the bed so I can wash the sheets befoore I go shopping, cos I cant!.  Sorry if I offend anyone xx

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 04/12/2014 at 00:19

Thank you RB, I will read it tomorrow, No pm's on this tablet. I am supposed to be reading on it to unwind!!

What could I choose?

Posted: 04/12/2014 at 00:14

My favourite book is the A-Z of plants, its never far from my reach.

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 23:43

I wish I could help you as well, I know a bit about how you must be feeling. At least I have both my parents under the same roof as me. My washing machine is on everyday, most times twice, never ending round of sheets and underwear. The days when they are cantankarous are the worst, sounds like your dad is doing that now! I am sure you are feeling very frustrated, thats how I feel, if only they would be advised.

I am able to get out in the garden for brief spells, if you can just try to overlook the work out side, and I do know that is hard, but everything will sort itself out eventually.

Do you have anyone who might rake the leaves for you,  my daughter is coming up this Saturday to help. 


Posted: 03/12/2014 at 18:46

My daughter left one in the loft last year, it grew a long stalk and frightened the life out of her when she went up there.

Primula - growing from seed

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 18:35

I have just put mine in tubs, they are flowering already.     


Posted: 03/12/2014 at 18:32

Although I am busy because it all falls to me, I, like Lesley am really glad I am an only child. When my OH's mum was ill in hospital they all had to ring each other everytime one wanted to do anything. 

If anything was bought they all felt they had to chip in, I was used to buying a present and giving it without other people wanting to give me 2.00 towards it. Maybe I just dont understand how big families work, that's what my OH said.

What do you have left to do in the garden this year?

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 17:55

Susan, did I send you white foxglove seeds, I still have some left.

Technical problem

Posted: 03/12/2014 at 17:32

Its working ok fo

r me on my phone.


Wish the techi team could make it Android friendly whilst they are at it.


Posted: 03/12/2014 at 17:16

I would hope that is exactly what it was Edd?

Thank you Berghill. 

Hostafan, could you pm me please?

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