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Re: Gather round for a Chat

Unread post by billyf » Mon May 23, 2016 4:57 am

Good morning mites, its a new week, lets make it a great one :gflower:
Time for coffee, rusks are in the blik, help yourselves !!

Weather forecasts say we can expect some rain later today :pray: :pray:
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Unread post by Crested Val » Mon May 23, 2016 5:05 am

Thanks for the coffee and rusks Billy. :thumbs_up:

Also hoping it will be a great week for everyone.

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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon May 23, 2016 5:17 am

Morning all.

Indeed, lets make the week a good one. 8)

It's my admin day today, so I might play around with my camera in the late afternoon. I have notice that the light and autumn colors make a lovely combination.

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I do wish you a super day. :gflower:
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Unread post by Stampajane » Mon May 23, 2016 7:06 am

Good morning all.

I love your outlook, MM. You can see forever.

Have to take my Mom for her eye injection today - not a day we look forward to.

Wishing us all a happy Monday and a great week.

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Unread post by Sparrow » Mon May 23, 2016 7:38 am

Howzit All.Yes a new week and can you believe that it`s the last week of May already.

Hope your visit to the Doc goes well Stampie.

Do have a great day All and week ahead.
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Mon May 23, 2016 7:48 am

Good morning everybody. Thanks for the coffee and rusks from the blik Billy. Time goes by quickly Sparrow. It feels just the other day that we sang the flames of love extinguished, and fully past and gone Is thy sweet heart now grown so cold, that thou canst never once reflect. Happy Birthday George :D :clap: :clap: :clap: Many more happy returns of the day. Stampie :k may all go well with your Mother’s eye injection. Have a good Monday everybody :gflower: and see you all for a slice of birthday cake at 11 o'clock to celebrate George's birthday.
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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon May 23, 2016 8:04 am

Morning all! Tea and ginger bics in the caravan with bush view. Catch-up day today.....unexpectedly duty free so a gift day in fact.
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Unread post by Tessa G » Mon May 23, 2016 8:11 am

Morning all and thanks for the coffee and rusks Billy. :thumbs_up: and for the gingers GEJ .....and :thumbs_up: to your free day.

Happy Birthday Stampie and I hope that all goes well for your mom today.

I have a freshly baked Victoria Sponge for the table at Stampies birthday party....GM where should we have this celebration? How about from the Lake Panic Hide?

We have had a very busy weekend what with starting to pack up Mum's house for her move towards the end of June and then yesterday it was my youngest nephews birthday party....it was an early bed last night :shock:

Have a wonderful Monday everyone.
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Mon May 23, 2016 8:41 am

Tessa :k Lake Panic will be a perfect venue for the morning birthday tea for George :D :clap: :clap: :clap: . Is Stampie also having her birthday today? :hmz: :hmz: The month of May is full of Birthdays, many of the forum members is celebrating their birthdays this month :hmz: . May is a good month it seems for births and in May 1831 a gentleman also patented a lawn mowing machine which to this day makes our gardening days a breeze. Sara how is the weather in the northern hemisphere? Have many birds built their nests yet and are the mother birds sitting on the eggs in the nest waiting for them to hatch? Spring is a wonderful time of the year over the world.
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Unread post by DinkyBird » Mon May 23, 2016 8:53 am

Morning all! :yaya:

Been out and about for a while now, lovely trips to Kruger, other parks and the SHR Indaba at West Coast ... time to catch up here now :dance:

Hope everyone has an amazing week - and a happy day to the birthday boy!
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Unread post by Hugh » Mon May 23, 2016 9:19 am

Morning all and there is a promise of rain later ... hope so
Lots up bright and early so hello to you all
DB how did the Gala dinner go I am sure it ended quite late.
Really lots of birthdays in May ... George may it be a good one I hope you are coming to your birthday tea at lake Panic , It will just be tea and juice as its in the Park and the no alcohol rule applies .
Well I have ironing to do .. so will speak later .
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Unread post by Stampajane » Mon May 23, 2016 9:50 am

Happy birthday wishes George.

Tessa, it isn't my birthday but I'm always ready to celebrate so thank you for the cake.

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Unread post by Tessa G » Mon May 23, 2016 10:07 am

Oh dear.....The Confused One strikes again. :lol: :lol: Sorry Stampie and George....I was reading GM's post and read it too quickly and did not notice the full stop....hence thought it was yours Stampie.
A very HAPPY BIRTHDAY George and I hope you have a fabulous day. Stampie....you have a fabulous day too. :lol: :lol:
See you all at Lake Panic....and I wont forget the cake. :lol:
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Unread post by saraf » Mon May 23, 2016 10:54 am

Good morning all.

Slightly unbalanced here today, I only have 1 working hearing aid until I can get to the hospital for new batteries at lunch time. Must remember to put the phone to the correct ear :lol:

GM - weather is perfect again this morning so I had to cycle to work. I think its supposed to cloud over and rain as I leave work though. Typical.

The birds are nesting. We think the goldfinches in FILs garden are actually on their second brood already. Here at work the canada geese have had goslings and they are growing fast. The swans weren't as successful, 2 eggs have rolled off the nest so we don't think they are very good parents at all, she didn't seem inclined to maintain her nest, despite the male bringing her nesting material. So no cygnets this year, which is good news for the geese.
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Re: Gather round for a Chat

Unread post by Grantmissy » Mon May 23, 2016 11:32 am

Sara it sounds wonderful with all those birds nesting and breeding. I always think of that television programme of years ago All Creatures Great and Small about the British veterinary surgeon in the 1940’s when it is spring time in the northern hemisphere. It was based upon the books written by James Herriot. Enjoy your Spring :gflower: .

Thank you everybody the birthday celebration as Lake Panic was nice. It is Monday today :hmz: . I suggest that we all go for a seafood platter lunch - oysters, mussels, line fish, crabs, crayfish, calamari and plenty of juicy yellow lemons and fresh green limes, splashes of tabasco and a glass of chilled and refreshing Sauvignon Blanc. Shall we meet at Waenhuiskrans or Aniston as it is also known at exactly 12:30 on the dot?
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