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Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 17:37

Thanks Pam LL 

What's for tea?

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 17:31

 only one of my attempts grew! Am buying different seed next year. OH has a wonderful way with the cabbage, spicy, tasty,not sloppy I will ask him when he comes out of the bath

Have decided to make a sauce out of some apple chutney and a dash of wine. Made the chutney couple of years ago,very spicy

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 17:22

Never really thought of them as 'ankle-biters' 

Dinner cooking. Gammon in wine, just a winegalss full prefer to drink it! - was going to be a can of cider but son drank it!! Think I will make a sauce out of some HM apple chutney and a bit more wine.

More leaves mowed up today, they look so lovely in a raked pile, especially the prunus ones coming over from next door.

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 16:42

Primary - Year 1 finished me off. It was another life.

Find out results - now that sounds good. Don't really want to watch on a Sunday

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 16:03

Pam - you pointed us in right direction thanks.

Foot complaining so sitting on settee with it up. Watching making cake programme - wedding cake today - I am making one next year need some of latest ideas!

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 15:29

I saw Secret State - Found it  chilling - like House of Cards. - compelling but not quite sure if I really want to know.

OH done some research and bug found the other day (picture posted) was a Great Green Cricket what it was doing inside my washing line cover?? today when I put line up I was very careful.

Just done some mud pies - well clearing some weeds to help bulbs planted last year - so wet where they are, am not sure if any have survived the summer. Did find a couple of snowdrop and a tulip (miniature) but nothing else. Put a layer of compost on the top. Fingers crossed.

I used to have a white board - no chalk

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 11:55

Just read your comment from yesterday on that other thread. I guess you are not the only one feeling that way

Made me thibk about goose for Christmas that photo. OH says joint of beef for Christmas day .

It's good that all is well at your house Becks.

Back out in garden now.

What's for tea?

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 11:51

I alsways feel so hungry when I read these poats. I love the sound of the vegetable pasta bake thingy. 

Just been out and dug up 2 leeks and pulled a red cabbage. That sounds great but it is in fact the only red cabbage I have managed to grow so we will celebrate it tonight. With a gammon joint - not sure whether to bake or boil in cider at moment, Probably cider. More fruit compost for afters. left over from last night, wondering if I can treat myself to a scoop of ice cream with it 

What's the weather like in your area?

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 11:40


Wonderful bright, sunny autumn day, was the same yesterday.

Fork Handles

Posted: 11/11/2012 at 10:08

Morning Forkers

What an absolurely glorious autumn day it is

SCD -OH and me much preferred Tess and Claudia way of presenting. I guess Tess will get the hang of contrilling judges.

I was wondering about Jess as well

Love Bodnant - haven't been for a long time though.

Inkie cat is much better though not eating much. Still yesterday she hardly had anything and she is now out, sitting in the sun,watching the birds!

Bye Tinker Flopsy Paws

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