Yviestevie


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HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 19:12

Fidget, good job Hosta isnt around he'd have a field day with that one.

Liri sorry to hear you mum isn't well, hope she gets over the fall OK.

P'doc hope things go OK for you, don't want to be seeing you on Neighbours from Hell.

Garden Pictures 2015

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 13:42

Lovely photos everyone. I replanted the front garden pots the weekend.  This is what I went for, two of the same under the bay window.


 

wedding music

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 13:37

Secondborn walked out to the theme tune from Romancing the Stone, everyone loved it and knew exactly what it was from the very first note.

wedding music

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 13:34

Fidget, thats exactly what Firstborn had for her wedding, both lovely pieces of music and they worked really well.  Secondborn sang Eva Cassidy's Songbird while they signed the register.

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 28/09/2015 at 13:28

Afternoon all,  Beautiful sunny day here, been out and watered the pots, don't like to do it in the evening as the nights get colder. 

Finally, my canna Durban has flowered, thought I wasn't going to see any flowers, feel quite privilleged that both of them flowered in the first year, especially as I've never grown them before. When it's open properly I'll post a piccy.

Been to see mum and she looks more like her old self, so really pleased, and relieved.  Just got to get hubby through Wednesday now.

Have absolutely no idea why that picture made you giggle Hosta

I bet Wonky is shattered Dove especially starting a new job at the same time.

Slept like a log so didn't see the moon.  Typical any other night and I'd be wide awake.

 

Nerines

Posted: 27/09/2015 at 20:17

One bud showing

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 15:05

Just put a vile tasting bug in my mouth.  Thought it was a flake from my danish pastry.  YUK

HELLO FORKERS!

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 15:00

Hi Folks,

DD glad Shadow is OK, at least you know he is safe even if it is sad to see him go. Hope Charlie is OK

Hope things work out for you soon Pat and glad you are OK too Topbird.

Hosta and Panda, could have joined you last night.  Finally dropped off at about 3.30 then didn't wake up untill 11.30 oops. 

Welcome back Wonky, hope Dove is enjoying her hols.

Still having a few battles re mum but hopefully she really is coming back to the home today.  Hubby is down about second op.  I think having all this on my mind is the reason I didn't sleep.

Its a lovely day here today so I've been out and revamped the pots in the front garden.

Hope everyone is enjoying their weekend.

 

Last grass mowing

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 14:26

I usually do the last cut late October/early November but have cut in December..  It's usually early March when I start cutting again.

The first frost

Posted: 26/09/2015 at 14:21

Fairy are you dropping me in it with Verdun. 

Agree RB, I think the West Midlands has had a good summer this year.  It's a gorgeous day again with lots of sunshine and blue sky.

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