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by Pa Snip
Sat Dec 15, 2018 11:21 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: How do you keep amused in the winter
Replies: 16
Views: 239

Re: How do you keep amused in the winter

The mention of Jack Hargreaves brought to mind our schoolday words to the tune

Say What you will
School dinners make you ill
and Davy Crockett died of shepherds pie
School din dins
come from the pig bins
Out of town
by Pa Snip
Fri Dec 14, 2018 6:47 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: How do you keep amused in the winter
Replies: 16
Views: 239

Re: How do you keep amused in the winter

This year it seems that rather than get involved in anything I shall hibernate.
by Pa Snip
Fri Dec 14, 2018 10:21 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

Oh THE JOYS OF THE SIMPLE THINGS IN LIFE Like yesterday, a home made cauliflower cheese meal blitzed with fresh dug leek from the plot and a sprinkling of melted grated blue cheese over the top. The simple joy was the taste, which was heaven to someone who has had no taste buds working for months. ...
by Pa Snip
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:43 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

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by Pa Snip
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:39 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

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by Pa Snip
Tue Dec 11, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

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by Pa Snip
Mon Dec 10, 2018 11:35 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

The event at Wisley was Magic, just like an enchanted forest. Survived the first wheelchair outing
by Pa Snip
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:33 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

COULD BE RISKY Tonight Mrs S and I have tickets to a evening event at RHS Wisley, now the risky part of this is it will be my first outing using a wheelchair along with a first for Mrs S pushing. Snag is she does not have a licence :lol: or any previous experience. I will, in the process of travers...
by Pa Snip
Mon Dec 10, 2018 9:19 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

i'm saying this quietly but so far my leeks this year are looking good too and showing no sign of rust. They were wrecked last year and I was worried that contaminating spores might still be in the ground. Pa, are you having to have all your food whizzed now to make it easier to swallow or are ther...
by Pa Snip
Mon Dec 10, 2018 8:53 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.
Replies: 73
Views: 1036

Re: Early Winter Bits and Bobs.

Daughter went to the plot yesterday to check things over. Came round to ours after with some smashing size leeks along with long carrots a couple of red cabbages and some brussel sprouts. One of the leeks got blitzed so I could eat it for dinner yesterday, wey whoopeeee do, I could taste it. smashin...
by Pa Snip
Sun Dec 09, 2018 2:41 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please help this Christmas
Replies: 12
Views: 204

Re: Please help this Christmas

used to be one almost right at the bottom of the high street,left had side. guy who used to work there by name of Mike now works at our local hardware store
by Pa Snip
Sun Dec 09, 2018 12:32 pm
Forum: Best practices
Topic: Advice for Beginners!
Replies: 21
Views: 338

Re: Advice for Beginners!

Both pro's & cons shown so far re raised beds, however we are in danger of diverting the thread away from the original question (and I'm as guilty as anyone of assisting that to happen)
by Pa Snip
Sun Dec 09, 2018 12:17 pm
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please help this Christmas
Replies: 12
Views: 204

Re: Please help this Christmas

Yep, stamped my mark,

talking of which has reminded me of Mr Melfi's stamp shop that used to be up the High Street on the left hand side about where the supermarket is.about where
Small shop crammed packed with albums & stamps.
Proper old style shop

Before your time there I would think
by Pa Snip
Sun Dec 09, 2018 11:52 am
Forum: Birds, Animals and Livestock
Topic: Wildlife photographs
Replies: 98
Views: 1922

Re: Wildlife photographs

what a lucky sighting
by Pa Snip
Sun Dec 09, 2018 9:14 am
Forum: General chatter
Topic: Please help this Christmas
Replies: 12
Views: 204

Re: Please help this Christmas

Primrose you make your village sound like a den of iniquity :D
I thought it had stopped being that in the late sixties when friends and I moved away :lol:

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