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Chatting down by the River

Unread post by billyf » Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:32 am

Good morning mites, time to Rise n Shine :D

Made the coffee, rusks are in the blik do help yourselves :thumbs_up:

May y'all have a lovely day and a super week :gflower:
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Re: Chatting down by the River

Unread post by BirgitJo » Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:35 am

Good morning,

made some coffee :lotsocoffee: , sorry no rusks.
There is muesli with fresh berrys so please help yourself

Wishing you all a good week
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29 - 02: around CT; 02. back home :cry: :cry:

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Unread post by Mischief » Mon Aug 21, 2017 5:57 am

Good Morning all the Marvellous Mites
Welcome here BrigitJo,thanks for the extra coffee and those berries look lovely.
Billy you coffee went down very well thank.Did you enjoy chasing little white balls and doing couch potatoing this weekend?
CoS have a fun time at the lake and do get some piccies of the solar eclipse :k
The furry one is in her cave under the duvie and bumping the iPad...distracts mom's attention from her.
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Egyptian Geese doing a noisy fly by,still mighty chills here but have a hair repair at 7 so gotta get the show on the road.

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Re: Chatting down by the River

Unread post by Nkulu » Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:15 am

Good Morning Early Birds, hope your day is good
billyf , thanks for the caffeine, time for seconds :lol: a wee bit chilly this morning
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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon Aug 21, 2017 6:21 am

Morning all! Tea and ginger bics in the caravan with bush view. Might have to take the car to the garage today......heard a strange noise from left side as I got to camp gate yesterday.....and cannot see anything dragging under the car. Will check again this morning, and if necessary go and get it checked out.
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Unread post by Grantmissy » Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:42 am

Good morning Billy :D thank you for the coffee and rusks in the blik Good morning BirgitJo :gflower: thank you for the muesli with fresh berrys How is the weather in SouthWest Germany? Here it is still a bit chilly in the mornings it was 6 degrees earlier on. On Friday afternoon I went for the usual routine medical check-up and my doctor was not there and I had the choice to go to the other doctor who has an impeccable reputation. So I went. This doctor with the impeccable reputation is not very talkative and after each question or test he just said Ohhh-OOOHHH!. I twisted a bit in the chair after each Oohh-OOOHHH! not knowing what it meant as he said it in such a way that I felt I did something terribly wrong or something like that :doh: . Then after the check up and the final Ohhh-OOOHHH! he just said nothing wrong you can go now Good bye. Just like that. All I could manage to say was OegHHH Doctor OegHHHHH and left in a hurry. But I am still convinced that he fully understood what my OegHHH Doctor OegHHHHH meant :doh: . Good morning Mischief :gflower: is it getting warmer in the Lowveld? Good morning Nkulu :gflower: your September visit to the Kruger National Park is approaching fast now :cam: 8) :D Good morning GEJ :gflower: in the caravan with a bush view I hope your car is fine and Good morning Everybody :thumbs_up: Hugh :gflower: will our Monday morning 11 o’clock tea be served at 11 as usual?
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Unread post by Stampajane » Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:47 am

Good morning all.
It's a beautiful morning here - blue skies with fresh, chilled air. Hope the wind stays away.

Nice to see you popping in BirgitJo. Thanks for the muesli and berries. I'll add some freshly made yoghurt.

Hope that noise isn't an expensive one, GEJ. Best to get it checked out, though.

Enjoy your hair repair, Mischief.

Glad you're all ship shape and in tip top condition, GM. Funny how we all expected the worst to happen when we go to the doctor. Glad all the ohhh OOOHHHHHHs were not anything wrong.

Wishing everyone a happy day and a good start to the new week.

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Unread post by Cape of Storms » Mon Aug 21, 2017 7:55 am

Almost bed time for me after a lovely day at the lake with friends and a braai for dinner at our place. Perfect summer evening.

I will try get some pictures tomorrow.

Welcome BrigitJo

Mischief Mondays are not my favorite but at least the kids are still on vacation

GEJ hope the car is ok

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Unread post by Elsa » Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:05 am

A very good morning everyone!

Very glad the Ohhh oh's were good ones GM!

Sleep well after your lovely day COS.

Do hope the noise will not be anything to worry about GEJ!

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

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Unread post by Hugh » Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:47 am

Morning all
Birgit-jo so good to see you popping in and ta for the brekkie . So you are coming tovisit us again. I am going into Germany in December My daughter has booked a few nights there so we can visit the Christmas markets . We are only in Europe ten days unfortunately .
Morning GM and Mischief 1 and 2 , Nkulu ( back at work) Sir and Elsa and Stampie and COD ( sweet dreams and send us photos) and GEJ ( hope they can fix that "noise" in the car quickly)
Now off for the beeeeg monthly shop . I am just taking the CC out the iCU and I am sure it will be returned there when I get home.
11 oclock tea at 11 oclock GM and I will buy the eats at the little home bakery . near us
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Unread post by PNF » Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:49 am

Morning all!
Still chilly here - but not as coooool as GM's 6C - brrrrrrr! We're expected to break the 20C mark later today, hope that happens.
Busy sorting out the caravan - we traded in our gracious elegant and elderly but somewhat overweight van for a slimmer, younger one that can be pushed by us oldies without using the car! What a load of .........rubbish?........came out of the old one - no wonder it was so heavy :) We haven't used the new one yet so it is going to be interesting when we get Shingwedzi and have to put the tent up for the first time - here's keeping fingers crossed that we have all the tent poles required :shock: :roll:

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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon Aug 21, 2017 8:54 am

Well just turned the car round and went backwards and forwards a bit in the clearing near the caravan and heard no noise!.......Might try a drive to BnD later just to check. Maybe there was something dragging under the car after all......
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Unread post by Stampajane » Mon Aug 21, 2017 9:54 am

Hope so, GEJ.

PNF, maybe you should have a little test run with putting up the tent at home.

I'm off to take Mom to the doc - routine 6 monthly prescription renewal. Her regular doctor is away so she has to see one of the others in the practise. Let's hope there isn't any ohhhh OOOOOHHHHHHHing.

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Unread post by Goggo EJ » Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:18 pm

Murphy's law applies...... Noise started almost as soon as I left camp so came back again to check.....nothing to see. Went slowly to garage, and noise did stop shortly after leaving park gate, but still kept speed down in case. Garage checked thoroughly......and found nothing at all. Frustration!!!!! But all has been OK since anyway....... Will keep listening...... Oh, and they did not charge me for the checking either
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Unread post by MATTHYS » Mon Aug 21, 2017 12:59 pm

Love the Ohhh-OOOHHH! story :lol: and hope all is well with your Mom, Stampie :D

I think your car loves being in camp and wants you to stay there for longer, GEJ !

Good afternoon and a very good week to ALL :gflower:
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