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Growingspuds for Chistmas...

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 15:41

Well here they are - my christmas potato crop LOL

Not convinced I will have another go, of course there may be some expert on the forum who can point me in right direction - I guess about 2lb or slightly more



Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 15:31

Cake decorated -ready rolled icing and some shop bought figures - ha what a cheat.

I've lost 2 1/2 stone, it was my Christmas target and reached it this week - still a way to go though. Probably put some on in next few days though


Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 14:42

When  I was getting ready to go out I pulled a hardly worn red sparkly jumper out - it had become too small - OH said it's hangin off you now Great he noticed 

Just fed the birds now to ice the cake.

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 14:19

Hooray Lotttie 

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 14:17

Early celebrations - yes.

Celebrations start tomorrow with arrival of family from up North, Sunday will be our Christmas day , turkey, pressies etc as is the only day whole family will be together.

Christmas Eve I think I'm being allowed to baby sit 

Family leave early Christmas morning for the other set of parents, son will be at work all day so we will have a small celebration meal when he comes home, daughter is also else where.

It'ss been quite hard to get my head round all this

I'm sure it will all be fine and jolly and silly 

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 13:15

Sorry - Here's some Christmas spirit to hit him on the head with!

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 13:13

Sorry I keep trying to post a picture but it won't work!

Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 13:07

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 13:03
Tinker Santa Hat wrote (see)

The rose is one of 3 I bought from much maligned JParkers. The variety is the Fairy, 1 pink, 1 red and the photo. I am now very pleased with all 3 


This is the name of the rose.

This is the firm I bought it from. I think they sell them individually but do not know if they export. 

Merry Christmas 


Fork Handles

Posted: 21/12/2012 at 12:44

OOh I forgot - chocky - baby J

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