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Gather round for a Chat

Unread post by Sparrow » Mon Apr 25, 2016 2:54 am

Howzit All, sorry to wake you up so early but the neighbours cats are at it again.
Anyway I have made the coffee so please help yourselves.
Do have a great day.
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon Apr 25, 2016 4:19 am

Morning all.

Oh dear, Sparrow, that is not great for a mossie. Ta for the coffee though. :thumbs_up:

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I do wish you all a wonderful week. Do take care. :gflower:
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Unread post by billyf » Mon Apr 25, 2016 4:46 am

Good morning mites, enjoy the week with a holiday in the middle :gflower:

Good morning Sparrow, whose probably fast asleep now - thanks for the coffee :thumbs_up:
Good morning Ms Mouse, rather anti-social behaviour by your furkid :lol:
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Unread post by Foxy » Mon Apr 25, 2016 6:02 am

Good morning everyone

A little chilly still.

Have a great day.

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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon Apr 25, 2016 6:24 am

Morning all! Tea and ginger bics in the caravan with bush view. Francolins screeching away.....but also heard a Verreaux Eagle Owl so that may be what upset them.
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Unread post by PNF » Mon Apr 25, 2016 8:00 am

Good morning everyone - thanks GEJ for the tea and biccies :)
The jackals were out calling in the nearby hills this morning - haven't heard them for a long time. Two hadedas landed on our patch of grass yesterday afternoon - one started making strange hissing like noises and following the other around. Turned out it was a female with a full grown chick that didn't want to feed itself :roll: - she found plenty of nice juicy worms and things in our patch and promptly fed her offspring. Don't know why but somehow it reminded me of years ago when our son was a teenager ......... aka "the bottomless pit" :? :twisted:

Have a great day all!
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon Apr 25, 2016 8:07 am

PNF, that must have been fascinating to watch. 8)
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Unread post by KrynaM » Mon Apr 25, 2016 8:40 am

Good morning Mites!
I'm back at work today. Eugene was a bit sicky on Friday so I took the day off to take him to the doctor and to look after him. Turned out to be a nasty ear infection so the poor love was in a lot of pain (explains why he was screaming non stop since 3am Friday morning). Luckily he's all better now.

A colleague is back from his 8-day trip from the Kruger ... so guess what our office talk is about this morning...

Nou-ja let's get going again. Wishing you all a lovely week! Monday, Friday... Saturday, Monday, Friday, Saturday Sunday... that's how its going to feel with the public holiday on Wednesday.
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Unread post by Hugh » Mon Apr 25, 2016 9:27 am

Good morning all
Lovely sunny day here in Parklands though sometime during the night we must have a=had a good shower of rain .. as the dog dishes had quite a lot of water in them this morning . garden is really looking up .
I have made a brunch this morning and I have packed some up for those at work .
Morning to Sir and mossie and Mouse and furrcat and Kryna and Foxy and PNF and al, those still to come
Tea at 10.45 sharp under my willow tree .
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Mon Apr 25, 2016 10:28 am

Great wake up calls some of our mites had 8) !

Good morning and a super week to ALL :gflower:
Am glad that Eugene is better, Kryna :k

Cloudy and cool here in Worcester :D but no rain, Elizabeth !
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Unread post by Stampajane » Mon Apr 25, 2016 10:31 am

A quick good morning greet to everyone.

I'm on the hop again today. Going for a quick hair repair now. Short back and sides doesn't take long to do!

Hadeda chicks do that all the time here, PNF.

Have a lovely Monday, mites.

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Unread post by Tessa G » Mon Apr 25, 2016 10:35 am

Good morning to everyone. :k

That is not the time for Sparrow's to be up. Goodness that was early for you. I hope you were able to get back to bed and catch up on some sleep.
Thanks anyway for the coffee and rusks and for keeping it super hot for us all.

Thanks for the gingers too GEJ :thumbs_up:

It must have been lovely to hear the jackal calling PNF, such a haunting sound.

Thanks for the upcoming brunch and enjoying the tea under the willow. :thumbs_up:

Have a good day chatting about Kruger Kryna,,,,dont forget to do some work though :lol: :lol:

MM, I just love your furry friend. :k

Sun was shining a while ago Matty but all clouded over again.

I must make a hair repair appointment for myself Stampie, it is overdo and getting the shaggy look again.

Have a wonderful day everyone
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Unread post by Elsa » Mon Apr 25, 2016 10:45 am

A very Good Morning everyone!

Another sunny and hot day here today!

Glad Eugene is better again Kryna, ear infection is not nice at all.

We now have a pair of Blacksmith Plovers in our dam and I often hear them during the night if something disturbs them and dive bombing anything that comes close to where I presume they are nesting!

I have had to resort to hanging our small bird feeder in a tree otherwise the Spurwinged Geese we have here just upend it and pour all the seed out and then devour it.
They cant' get to it easily now so all seems peaceful now.

Do all have a marvelous Monday and week. :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by dellac » Mon Apr 25, 2016 11:11 am

Morning all .. A bit overcast here and it's gone all cold brrrrr :wall: .. Arthur & his dad are coming over, there was a plan to do away with an old garden 'Wendy house' or maybe it should be called den/club house as it was my boys in days gone, it's all falling down now .. But SO says it's too cold to go in the garden :roll: an excuse me thinks :hmz: .. Today my friend Anne signs the papers to sell her house, all very sad as she's been there a long time and it's a lovely thatched cottage overlooking the river with a beautiful garden :cry: ... She's now looking into moving into a gated complex ... Hope you all have a lovely day and see you at Hugh's :k

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Unread post by PAPA SMURF » Mon Apr 25, 2016 11:54 am

Morning all
Been to apply for SO,s drivers licence with the optition s eye test papers. 10 min filling in forms and paying and we were out

SO is now washing and I am driving the stove. Mutton and veggies in a roasting bag with rice and peas on the side. Should be ready 1pm so you welcome to pop in and come join us

Have a great day
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