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Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 9 Nov 2013 20:19

Happy Birthday Yvonne hope you had a wonderful day <3 <3

Marilyn and Jeni thinking of you both

Hi Everyone had to be off for a few days and won't be on for about 3 wks got 2 sons in hosp. and both hubby and myself both waiting for appointments and trying to help DIL with new baby ...it never rains but it pours -- so not got much free time but will be back! <3

MotownGal

MotownGal Report 9 Nov 2013 17:59

HAPPY BIRTHDAY YVONNE AND MANY MORE TO COME!!!!!

You don't look a day over 21 chuck!

Much love to Marilyn and Jeniwren. And also BC if she is looking in. I hope you all are in good spirits, and don't let the beggars grind you down. I am thinking of you all.

Hope everyone else is ok, and keeping well and warm. I got soaked today, I was looking for a posh top for Tuesday, and actually managed to find one! There never has been such times!!!!!

Much love to all. I don't pop in much these days, but I do look in to see how you are all getting along.

Take care
<3

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 9 Nov 2013 16:29

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A VERY HAPPY BIRTHDAY DEAR YVONNE, HAVE A GREAT DAY HUN. xxx
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Hi Jeni, you know my thoughts will be with you on Tuesday my love. Everything will be crossed, including my legs, and thats not very easy when trying to get from one room to another. LOL

<3 <3 <3 <3 <3 ((((((((((HUGS to Marilyn, Jeni and BC)))))))))))))) <3 <3 <3 <3 <3

Jeniwren

Jeniwren Report 9 Nov 2013 09:15

Morning all, hope you are keeping warm. :-)

Thank you for all your kind thoughts, they mean a lot to me.
Have another scan next Tuesday, hoping for a good result. :-)

Marilyn and BC, my thoughts are with you <3 <3

We have a Birthday Girl today.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY YVONNE.
Hope you have a lovely day.
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Take care and stay safe xx :-) :-) <3 <3

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 8 Nov 2013 19:38

Thanks for the offer of helping me doing the painting Shelly, I'm not that far away from you hun, but the major job is done now, and I will take my time doing the kitchen, next week sounds good to me.
We have got Lilly tomorrow, I just hope it isn't raining so I can get her out and about, and wear her out a bit. She's got so much energy, I could do with a bucket full by the time she goes home.
Have a great fireworks party Shelly, dont get to pickled love.

Sending ((((((HUGS to Marilyn, Jeni and BC)))))))) <3 <3 <3

Dame*Shelly*(

Dame*Shelly*("\(*o*)/") Report 8 Nov 2013 11:42

O Mo if i lived nearer to you i would of came and help you paint and had it all done in
no time.

if i was to stop and have a cup of tea and biscuits after every wall my lot would think i was ill or some think :-)

but you take your time no rush it will get done in the end
and now you have made me look at my kitchen wall and i no thay need doing
think you have given me a push to do them as thay are a bit scuff with all the bike in and out
yep may do then next week end as saterday we have how fire work kids and grandkids over and i have work all next week

yes deffentley going to do kitchen next week

<3 <3 <3 <3hugs for marilyn and jean <3 <3 <3 <3

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 7 Nov 2013 17:29

Hello lovelies,
It's so good to hear from you Marilyn honey. You know what colour wig you should get don't you, blonde, the same as you have always been, it suits you being that shade. A blonde bob, oooeee, luvverly.
I hope Pete is wearing the nurses uniform I sent down the cyber hatch for him, bless him, he is a godsend isn't he love him.

I am cream crackered, over the last two days, we have painted the living room and dining room.
They are looking lovely and clean now, not that they were really dirty before, but a nice fresh coat of paint brightens things up no end.
The next room on the agenda is the kitchen, we have got the paint, but I think we need a couple of days to recouperate first.
It didn't take us so long to do when we were younger, and it didn't tire us out as much as it does now.
It was a question of paint a wall, have a cuppa and biscuit, then paint another wall, no wonder it took us so long with all the cuppas we had. lol

Gotta go now, speak to you soon.
<3 <3 <3 <3 Marilyn, Jeni, BC, stay strong ((((((HUGS))))) <3 <3 <3 <3

Dame*Shelly*(

Dame*Shelly*("\(*o*)/") Report 6 Nov 2013 23:20

Marilyn i mist you again :-(

now why the hell would you want to take pete with you for a wig
when he wonts to get you a bleeding Union Jack bandanna
bloody hell you will come back with a ginger one :-D

i dident say you could get not well so put the waight back on and get well again
if i was liveing nere you i would be doing all your running around

and im not a high risc now for typ 2 dibetics DR has clard me from that cos
i have lost all my waight im now 10 stone 1 pound iv lost 3-1/2 stone
but still need to get down to 9 stone


<3 <3 <33 <3 BIG HUGS Marilyn and Jean <3 <3 <3 <3 <

i like the name Lexi

yvonne sorry to here about you OH hope he get well soon <3 <3


GRMarilyn

GRMarilyn Report 6 Nov 2013 19:11

Hi my Lovleys ,

Just got out of hospital yesterday......popped on to see you all.

Yvonne so sorry to hear about hubby .....good to see he has had good treatment & care. bless him..

Pete......is doing his caring bit !!...spoiling me rotten.....he's in charge of all medication and boy I have the lot !! I think I'm now on 18 tablets a day plus mouth washes etc..
I am feeling better in my self ,but Chemo yesterday knocked me for six, as it does for the fist few days,back next Tuesday for another lot.
But it is nice being home especially my own bed & bath.


Pete ordered some lovely bandanna's .....one a Union Jack !! what was in his thinking ?......Going for a wig next week,not sure what colour or style yet ,,,,,best take Pete with me for choice.

I see some new babies have arrived .....Nolls your tree might need pruning soon :-D

My love to Jean <3 & as I have just found out BC is also on Chemo <3 Thinking of you all.

Shelly ....I'm 11 stone 7lbs ......but thats only through my illness ...but I'm loving my new found size...LOL
Tea time now.....
Marilyn XXXXXXXXXXXXXXX :-D

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 3 Nov 2013 19:07

Hello Hello,
Yvonne, so sorry to hear about your hubby. It's amazing what the specialists can do these days.
Hubby is bound to be bored, he's used to being active, and having to slow down takes a bit of time to accept.
It's surprising how we go into overdrive when things like this happen, and thank god we cope.

Hi there BC, good to see you, come back some time soon.

Noreen, the only way I could hold a bank up, is if I went on a body building course, I just aint strong enough. LOL
I am I right in thinking that Sain**ry's have got a sale on, on their TU clothing?
I used to like buying things from Mothercare, but they closed most of their stores locally, and I don't buy things on line, so I dip out.
In fact our local Ad*ms has closed down as well, so we are a bit limited for baby clothing shops.

Well I must go, speak to you tomorrow.

Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 3 Nov 2013 18:31

Yes Ann you are right Neve from the Irish but not the proper spelling! haha and beginning to get used to Lexi

Yvonne I'm so sorry to hear about your husband and am sending positive thoughts and prayers to you .... what a fright you must have had my OH had one 4yrs ago but thankfully is OK gets a bit tired so hope your hubby is the same <3

Not much news today rain and sunny got problems getting cat Mia to go out ... she usually wins :-S

Jeni & Marilyn <3 <3 <3 <3

Noreen

Yvonne

Yvonne Report 3 Nov 2013 14:51

Afternoon everyone

Sending <3 <3 <3 to Marilyn and Jean

Well done Shelly,

Nolls, Lexi is quite a popular name, a girl in the class I look after at lunchtimes is called Lexi.

Well I 've had a bit of a week, My OH had a heart attack Tuesday morning, rushed to A &E and they sent him to Harefield where he had a stent put in one of his arteries. Came home Thursday. He hadn't been feeling well for a couple of weeks and had an appiontment to see the doctor on Tuesday afternoon. Now he's off work for 4 weeks and no driving till after the checkup at the end of November. He's bored already and it's only been 3 days!

x

AnninGlos

AnninGlos Report 3 Nov 2013 10:49

Nolls, I rather like Lexi, think it must have derived from Alexandra to Alex to Lexi over the years. Neve I assume is from the Irish Nieve. Quite attractive and modern.

ButtercupFields

ButtercupFields Report 3 Nov 2013 09:42

*peeps round door. I just wanted to send my love and very best wishes to Marilyn and Jeni <3 <3 <3 <3

BC XXX

Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 2 Nov 2013 21:55

Mo I was killing myself laughing at the thought you and your scarf and holding up banks (you didn't did you?) :-D

What a lovely name Jamie-Leigh don't know about Lexi being called both names ... we will see.

Well didn't get to Ripon today it was pouring down but went off to Sanis****s had a look at their clothes got 3 tops and a cardi which is lovely for Lexi actually was lucky to buy some clothes from Adams on line and they send to Aus for free wish I could get everything from there .

Well weather is supposed to be bad again on Sun & Mon so everyone stay warm

noreen :-)

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 2 Nov 2013 18:00

Noreen, I like the baby's name, is it just going to be Lexi, or will they use her full name of Lexi-Neve.
One of my grandaughters is Jamie-Leigh, and we always call her that, but her mum and sisters call her Jay or Jamie, such a shame when she has what I consider a lovely name. And no, she is not named after Jamie-Leigh Curtis lol When I asked my daughter if this was the case, you should have seen her face, and the comment
was.....whose she, it's alright it's an age thing, or should I say, my age. ;-) ;-) ;-)
The scarves you were talking about, sound very much like the snoods I used to wear. Mind you, mine were black, and looked like a balaclava when I wore them.
It got to the point I stopped wearing them, when they bought out the law against people wearing crash helmets, and hoodies in certain shops and banks, I did look a bit like a bank robber with it on.
Oh don't talk about christmas Noreen, I am all behind with it. And to top it all, our car has just broken down, so more expense at this time of year is not what we needed really.
I hope you manage to find some presents in Ripon tomorrow love.
Oh if only we could win the lottery,I dont mean a millionaire type win, just a nice win to make christmas easier.

<3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 Love and hugs for Marilyn and Jeni <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3
Have a nice night everyone, Mo

Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 1 Nov 2013 21:38

Hello How are you Marilyn and Jeni as Mo say's .."Still thinking of you both <3 <3

Oh! Shelly you have done well, just wish I could get started .. always tomorrow which never comes :-( :-D and yes will give a big hug to Baby No Name now called (sorry if anyone is called this but not my choice at all - too mod!) Lexi Neve oh well no doubt we will get used to it :-) . She is so beautiful we are over the moon .

Hope you are not so tired Mo just wish we had half the energy of little ones how they keep going I don't know lol!

Got 2 lovely funny sort of scarves , like a round band which goes over the head as well as the neck anyway got these for Aus for g/daurs skiing season next year hope they like them .so only 11 g/children to go, no actually got quite few pressies in thank goodness.

Think we might go to Ripon tomorrow and see if we can do a bit more C. shopping
though with His Nibs beside me it will be ...What ! do you see the price" lol! will send him off somewhere, Anyway Hope everyone's OK speak soon
Take Care Be Good Enjoy Tomorrow

Noreen

Dame*Shelly*(

Dame*Shelly*("\(*o*)/") Report 1 Nov 2013 17:01

<3 <3 <3 <3BIG HUGS FOR MARILYN AND JEAN <3 <3 <3

marilyn i mist you poping in nether mind you just get your self well
as i am missing you lots <3 <3 <3 <3

Nolls give baby a big kiss for me
o bless her little cottie socks

maddie i have lost 3 and a half stone just need a little more to loss
im down to a size 12 bottom and 14 top but still have a little pop belly
but im stoping at 9 stone pop belly or not

mo every gr board seems to be on the slow side at the moment
seems like a lot of people have been leveing the site


i will be bizzy over the next thow week as i have had a lot of work come in
i have not even been to the gym as much as i like to go as i have not had time

Mo in Kent

Mo in Kent Report 30 Oct 2013 22:35

Oh Noreen, the new baby is gorgeous, I hope they decide on a name for her soon, it's so sad being little miss no name isn't it.
My friend has to have radiotherapy, before they progress any further. Tomorrow she has to have her mask made, and they have said she will be at the hospital for at least three hours.
Then hopefully they will give her a date for the treatment to start.

Thinking of Marilyn and Jeni, as they progress through their treatment.
<3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3((((( HUGS for you both))))) <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3

It's time I went to my bed, I am exhausted after having Lilly for the day, but oooh it was lovely to have her all to myself for once.
Night night from one exhausted Nanny. Mo

Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 30 Oct 2013 19:33

Marilyn hope your feeling ok today after the chemo take it easy and Jeni hope your coping as well <3

Well we have been lucky up here no storm a bit heavy rain but that was all so sorry for everyone who had to go through it and hope everyone safe.

OK what do you think of my Beautiful wee "No Name" g/daur. we are over the moon with her so contented with eyes wide open taking in everything :-D

Tried to make Tea Cakes got recipe from on line haha like wee bullets not the good old British ones recipe US ...but were they nice .... oh yes!

Hope your friend's OK Mo. OH going into get cataract done on Mon, he might notice the dust after :-S

Everyone take care
Noreen