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Chit Chat under the Baobab tree

Unread post by PAPA SMURF » Mon Oct 24, 2016 1:09 am

Good Morning all -- a very late night check-in
Stampie -- All the best for your moms visit to the doctor tomorrow and we pray that there is a vast improvement. Thinking about you and your SO who are also under strain.

I am busy putting boiling water into a flask for the early morning coffee group and at the same time I poured myself a cup of coffee so that I could CHEERS young Billyf
who has a BIRTHDAY TODAY May you have a marvelous day and we will further celebrate at *CLINK* time

Another 'mite that occasionally pops in to this thread is also having a birthday but I think is in the KP at the moment. Anyway a big happy birthday to you lion queen and you too must have a great day

Hope you all have a good week
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Re: Chit Chat under the Baobab tree

Unread post by billyf » Mon Oct 24, 2016 4:15 am

Good morning everybody, may your day be a good one. :gflower:
Thinking of your mom and you Stampie, and praying for a positive outcome :pray:

Thank you for the coffee Terry, the perfect early morning cheer, and thank you for the good wishes. :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Meandering Mouse » Mon Oct 24, 2016 5:12 am

A very good morning to you all.

Stampie, lots of :pray: :pray: :pray: for your mother.

Billy, this is a special birthday wish from a rodent. I hope that is is a super special day.


Also, thanks for the coffee. I is much needed this morning. I have added a few birthday muffins.

I have my little dog all strapped up. The vet was able to do a closed reduction on her hip, but it will be a while while before we know if her hip will stay in place. She was feeling very sorry for herself yesterday.

It is quite incredible now how vets can use the same techniques on domestic animals as is used on wild life. Little Fawn was tranquilized, the procedure was done and then she was given the antidote. It took about ten minutes.

I do wish you all a super start to the week. :gflower:
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Re: Chit Chat under the Baobab tree

Unread post by Trrp-trrrrrrrr » Mon Oct 24, 2016 5:16 am

Good morning everyone

PAPPA SMURF I found the flask and am enjoying my coffee...Thank you :thumbs_up:

:bdaysmile: :bdaysmile: HAPPY BIRTHDAY Billy :clap: :clap: May your day and year ahead be blessed, enjoy your special day :thumbs_up:

Stampie will continue to :pray: for your dear Mom :gflower:

MM pleased to hear that the Vet could help your little doggie be more comfortable... :pray: It will be a huge success. :k

May you all have a good start to the new week :thumbs_up:
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Unread post by Foxy » Mon Oct 24, 2016 5:31 am

Good morning everyone

A very happy birthday Billyf - hope you have an awesome day celebrating with family and friends.

Lovely morning here

MM glad your little doggie is on the mend again.

Stampie hope all goes well for your Mom.

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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon Oct 24, 2016 5:37 am

Morning all! Tea and ginger bics in the caravan with bush view. Busy week ahead.
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Unread post by Nkulu » Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:10 am

Good Morning Early Birds and late Owls, and all still to follow, hope your week is good.
Stampie :gflower: :pray:
billyf, have a Blessed day :k

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Unread post by Mischief » Mon Oct 24, 2016 6:22 am

Stampie..prayers and thoughts for your precious mom :k :pray:
Billyf have a truly great Birthday
MM good news that your baba in hopefully less pain the outcome will be super positive

Overcast and muggy here,humidity very high...praying for some rain

Have a wonderful week ahead!
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Unread post by PNF » Mon Oct 24, 2016 7:20 am

Morning all! It was bright and sunny when I got up but grey promising clouds have rolled up and it is very muggy........GA is due shortly .......... :hmz: wonder which will be first - him or the rain?? :whistle:
Stampie - thinking of you and your SO and especially your Mom - fingers are crossed that it will be good news today.

MM - glad that the vet was able to help the little one. Agree with you - it is fantastic how procedures for wildlife and domestic animals are so similar; in fact, have you ever realised how many medications (pills,ointments etc.) can be used on animals and humans?

Val - Oh NO! wet carpet/damp patches on walls and ceiling and 4C???? :( Bet your heaters are going full blast to dry everything. What a pity that you couldn't get to Amelia's birthday party but I'm sure her Nan spoilt her privately! We have only realised in the last 6 weeks whilst P has been using a walker and crutches, just how unfriendly this house is for those whose mobility is impaired. There are steps where there shouldn't be steps and counter tops in the kitchen that jut out into the walk through area - this being a retirement complex it seems as if whoever designed this house didn't think of easy access :(

Billy - Happy birthday and may you have many more! Special delivery of a muffin (with icing and a candle) is on its way - please hide from Hounds :)

Have a great day everyone!
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Unread post by Hugh » Mon Oct 24, 2016 8:38 am

Morning all on this bright and Sunny Monday morning
Lots of birthdays to celebrate today first Sir and then LQ and also my Beeeg son Ballechin All 39 years Young
Lots of cakes and savoury goodies being made for todays morning tea . How about 10 30 today . I am setting up all the goodies and the cups on white tables with pretty flowers for the occasion . We will have it on the golf course at the Strand
Mouse glad little fawn is OK . She is such a cute t]little thing though I know she knows how to use her teeth
Stampie hope you Mom has better news today
F ta for the birthday goodies I had to tie up the hounds as the eats passed by our house.
Dorothy opened her food Tupperware yesterday and I am not sure how much she ate but last night she had a rather uncomfy tummy and was groaning and moaning in her sleep
I am off to a funeral this morning Have to pour tea Its for a 7month old baby who has been poorly since birth Poor little thing Must be awful for the parents.
Now have a great Monday all
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Unread post by Sparrow » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:16 am

Howzit All hope your day and week ahead is a good one.

:pray: :pray: Stampie thinking of you.

Billy hope you have a wonderful day.
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:47 am

I hope and trust that an operation will not be needed, Stampie and if it has to be done, that it will be very successful, Stampie :k

:( about that little baby, Elizabeth.

A very very happy Birthday to Sir and LQ and Ballechin :D :gflower: :k
Shall we do the celebrations at *clink* time tonight ? :D

Good morning and a super week to ALL :gflower:
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Unread post by Elsa » Mon Oct 24, 2016 9:59 am

A very Good Morning everyone!

Special celebrations today!

My thoughts are with you and your Mom today Stampie!

Difficult and emotional funeral today Eliz!

Sunny and bright here today, had quite a bit of flashes and bangs last night but not further rain with it.

Do all have a marvelous Monday and week. :thumbs_up:

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Re: Chit Chat under the Baobab tree

Unread post by Tessa G » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:12 am

Good morning All

Yes it has been a while, but lots of love to everyone and especially to your Mum Stampie. I am not sure what the problem is, but I would assume it is her eye. Hope all goes well and that she is better soon. :k

Healing wishes for your little dogs hip MM and hope that heals quickly.

Happy Birthday Billy and have a super day. :k

What a sad funeral that is going to be Hugh. I am thinking of you and of the poor family. :cry:
Did I miss your birthday Eliz, best wishes and much love.

To all those people who have recently had birthdays and that I may have missed, best belated wishes.

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Unread post by Philip1 » Mon Oct 24, 2016 11:29 am

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