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Posted: 24/11/2012 at 20:13

Hi all. Had trouble getting on herre AGAIN

Jo whenwe came home we were towing a caravan Not ideal in this weather but we were very concerned in case wind came. Still quiet as far as that goes at moment.

Just had tea and let fire go out whoops. SCD did it!

It was great meeting sons sort of in laws without the young ones. We are ame age, and have so much in common. Perhaps that's why son etc didn't want to encourage it. 

As we have all been told not to buy Pressies for baby we have made plans HE HE HE 

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 17:50

Geoff have uyou seen Ola she's on pointless

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 17:48

Rained all day - well from about 10 this morning. Have driven down to Swindon. It was like driving through a never ending lake especially around tthe River Avon and Cotswold Water Park wth fog and non stop rain

Haevy rain now and they say Wrcs is place to watch as will get worse

Snug at home now with fire roaring

Green houses

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 17:10

I bought my greenhouse from Greenhouse People. They have different ranges from budget up. I have 6x8 Hercules, came complete with openers, louvres, guttering.

What's for tea?

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 17:03

Went out to lunch so having half a WW pizza with italian meat and salad. banana for afters I guess - oh maybe a satsuma

Fork Handles

Posted: 24/11/2012 at 17:00

Hi everyone

So sorry I am late for my mark - well extra late.

We have been to Swindon and back and it rained all way there and back. Very pleasant lunch though with sons partners parents. Its the first time we've been allowed to meet without supervision!! Such fun, spent some of the time commenting about young couple and their child rearing skills. Everything by the book !!!! They are a bit overwhelmed by parenting. What they don't realise is that i don't think you ever quite get the hang of it 

Loved the secret message, and I can just imagine trying to pick up one of cats to give it a 'bath'

It was a bit like having a drive through a large never-ending lake occasionally overspilling onto road. Winds haven't started yet just relieved we are home before them.

Now have a glorious fire, 3 sleepy animals, and Strictly to come 

Fork Handles

Posted: 23/11/2012 at 19:36

Ok I'm back.

Dog next door has to return to vet again tomorrow, Moral Don't give dogs bones

Been trying to contact son about Christmas but no luck so far. Still we are skyping on Sunday.

Have to go and collect caravan from Swindon tomorrow. Have you seen the weather forecast??

just looked closely at photos from Dean Ha! Men!!!

Feeling a bit better but don't expect verse - anyway not very good at them

What's for tea?

Posted: 23/11/2012 at 19:28

I have just posted to you once and did not get through

I chose autumn raspberries because i wasn't going to have any, but the idea of walking down the garden and picking them appealed to me. I also found out they don't need to grow up a structure so decided to give them a go. i have 3 plants and am very much a novice on fruit and veg

I wait and see what happens in the future 

Fork Handles

Posted: 23/11/2012 at 16:20

I'm Confused (about game) and upset

Daughter just text to say that she can't have 23rd Dec off. It is only day all family will be together, baby and parents from Leeds, etc. we were going to have Christmas day - you know silly games, no TV, lots of food, wine (Becks) Pressies. Now all changed somehow we can eat in evening but all the other stuff . I was going to do that silly game from yesterday- it's the sort you can put down and carry on - still can  do that but D is total extrovert though and always makes things go .......

Next door neighbour just been in to say her dog at vets under aneasthetic as eaten bone and its stuck in her colon

Come on you lot - make me smile

Fork Handles

Posted: 23/11/2012 at 14:25

Just went out to top up bird feeders, give them some apple and put out some mealworms (never used them before. I was then going to do bits of this and that when the heavens opened. Grabbed the washing and rushed in. Guess that's the end of gardening for the day.

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