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Posted: Yesterday at 22:50

I have one - find it useful to level out the layers as well as mixing

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: Yesterday at 17:04

Thanks all for kind thoughts

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: Yesterday at 17:03

Been to GC - camelia (dark red) on wish list, pansies (more!), broad beans, large tall rigid bean/sweet pea support - oh what fun trying to get it(180cm high) into car and a little light up cherry blossom tree for you know when

 

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Posted: Yesterday at 12:20

Good day

Wrote along post and it just disappeared

Can't remember what I wrote either

Garden survived the storm, after last year when so many of my pots were damaged I think I have mastered the knack of storm proofing.

Daughter and P have put in an offer on house we all went to see yesterday - just right for  them and quirky, just suit my daughter, waiting to hear with fingers and toes crossed

DD pleased all OK

Lizzie - you seem to be having a very busy time again  - not overstretching yourself are you

Hoping to go to large GC (a real treat this afternoon) Hope OH is feeling wealthy

Worries & troubles that affect Forum friends.

Posted: Yesterday at 12:03

I have a lump - waiting for appointment - should be within 2 weeks 

Nothing more to say really but trying to think positive thoughts.

Why I've not been on much - will keep you posted

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/10/2014 at 16:19

Viewed a house for daughter, quite good size,  not too much to do, not in right town but it's a case of what they can afford. Bit quirky (like daughter) and tricky to find (ie no road), they have made an offer, now the stress begins!!!!!!

Strange garden layout but future possiblity to sell off some land .

I just wear the nearest gardening clothes - never think about them!!

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 21/10/2014 at 11:32

Morning

Woken in the night by what sounded like an express train but garden has survived - worked hard yesterday moving everything to a safe haven. Still windy out there though!

Happy birthday Chicky - have a great day

 

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Posted: 20/10/2014 at 14:52

Just started to rain

Managed to get washing in and close doors of cold house. Can't be anything else to tuck in until after the wind - just can't!!!!!!!!!!!!

WEll done for losing 2 st Bekkie - I lost 50lbs and have managed to keep it off - not easy though especially as far as cake goes

Men should know better than ask such questions

 

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Posted: 20/10/2014 at 13:13

I just scrape off the worms and put them back, sometimes i put them in a different bin

I add shredded paper from my shredder in a layer, save it up till I have enough to put in about a 2ins layer. Also add wood ash from burner. Restrict grass clippings to a 2-3ins layer every now and again

I have one of those stirrers designed for daleks and use it every now and again (when I think about it) does help to give it a mix and this year I have been very pleased with my results.

I feel as if I have mastered the art of composting

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 20/10/2014 at 12:56

Good day

I have been moving whatever could blow away, wooden garden furniture is now folded up, can never do the table but OH has finally done it, any way all in garage.

The park bench is still to be moved to in front of the BBQ, BBQ will blow away not cast iron park bench and I hope that is enough. Probably find it won't hit us here now

Mid post OH said lets move bench so now all done.

Lunch now

 Nice to know you are always here

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