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Narnia in Highwoods

Sunday, December 19, 2010

Remember when Lucy went through the wardrobe into Narnia and found that solitary lamppost in the middle of the woods?

Well, I decided that the modern equivalent is this:



A solar panel in the middle of Highwoods. Much use it will be today though, with all that snow on it. LOL

Below is a selection of my favourite photos from our walk in Highwoods today. We didn't get the early start I'd planned because I finally managed a decent night's sleep and didn't get out of bed until nearly 10 am.

Our painted doorstep. Strange, huh? I still say "Why?" *grin*:



Virgin Garden Snow:



Trees in our street:





The obligatory tunnel photo. Otherwise known as (for today anyway) Entrance to Narnia:



Other equally brave souls were about today:



Nature's Totem Pole:



Ivy kept clear of the snow:





The trees and bushes look spectacular in their winter finery:





The beauty just takes my breath away:





A couple of Lowry-style Shots:





The lake is still frozen:



Self-Portrait Having a lovely time in a hat I made using a knitting loom. :-) The bright scarf is for finding me easily if I fall in a drift! LOL



In the woods:





Civilisation, otherwise known as the Highwoods shop car park. Tara and Sophie posing for the camera, or at least trying to, until Sophie thought she saw a squirrel. LOL



This, believe it or not, is a photo of the Dipping Pond:



Berries really stand out against the snowy branches:



More tree shots as we approach the end of the woodland area:





Exiting the woods for the fields:



All the way through the woods we kept getting showered with snow as the light winds rustled the tree tops, and I got a shot of Tara as the trees had their last bit of fun as we left the woods:



Another beautifully etched tree:



This gate is grinning at us, don't you think? Look at all those teeth! LOL :-)



Finally! I get a decent shot of Tara! :-)



Preparing for takeoff!



Sophie! :-)



Tara informed me that Arians are born leaders, which is why she ventured off the lightly beaten track to lead the way across the fields for future explorers. "Wow Mum! Look how deep the snow is Mum!"



It's THIS deep!



"Come on People! Home's this way! I can smell the red paint and the Baker's Complete!" LOL





"Wait! Wait! Was that a squirrel?"



And so we say farewell to Highwoods and watch more intrepid explorers navigate the Entrance to Narnia. Good luck my friends! Stay safe, and if you see Mr. Tumnus, give him a hug from us!"



The snow had one last surprise for us as we reached our house. Look what happened to the snow that attached itself to our gate! Talk about snow sculpture!:



I hope you enjoyed our walk through Narnia Highwoods.
Have a Serene Sunday!
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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CHERIRIDDELL 12/25/2010 3:27AM

    I loved the gate snow sculpture!

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CHEVY63 12/24/2010 5:32PM

    Thanks for sharing Narnia - what beautiful pictures! You have great talent with the camera!

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BOVEY63 12/20/2010 1:00PM

    Thanks for sharing Narnia with us. Mother Nature sure makes some beautiful scenery and Tara, Sophie and you are adorable in it!
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CARLA-216 12/20/2010 9:36AM

    What beautiful photos, Lexie! That sure looks like a lot of snow. That is not the norm for you guys, is it?

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Carla
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SILLYHP1953 12/20/2010 8:40AM

    I'm reading your blog at work and all the pictures are missing. Our work has implemented some kind of usage restraints on our computers, but thankfully I can still access sp. I'll have to look at the pictures when I'm on my home computer, cause I know they're beautiful judging by previous pictures of your walks!
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GINGER_LOSTALOT 12/20/2010 6:03AM

    I love Narnia and I love your photos. Thank you for taking the time to create this lovely blog!

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KNITTABLES 12/19/2010 10:27PM

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JHADZHIA 12/19/2010 9:00PM

    Absolutely gorgeous!! Loved this beautiful walk! Lots of people about there! Not so much in our winter wonderland, too bloody cold LOL.
Hope you have another good sleep! it would be a dream to sleep into 10 am, but then I'd be late for work tomorrow LOL.
Hugs from Siberia, Saskatchewan ;),
Linda xxx

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TWOTIMESS 12/19/2010 5:24PM

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P0KERS0PH 12/19/2010 4:34PM

    I love the pic with the berries, it's so festive!
I really hope we have a white Christmas!

Looks like you got a little more than we did x

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SISSYFEB48 12/19/2010 2:46PM

    You are having quite a winter. Now you can just enjoy it and not worry since the wedding has happened! Hugs, Dawn

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NEW-CAZ 12/19/2010 1:49PM

    Stunning!
Still laughing over the doors step!

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ANNEMAC5 12/19/2010 11:26AM

    Lovely pictures and story, I am just up the road in Chelmsford but not got such a nice park near me. emoticon

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ELAOPET 12/19/2010 10:58AM

    Eeeeh, magic is much needed in deed! Thank you for magnificent pictures - I enjoyed each very much!
(I've loads of dog's behind pics as well ;)))

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WANDAH3 12/19/2010 10:32AM

    I love how you can take an ordinary day and turn it into a wonderful imaginary story. Thank you for brightening my day. I'm heading out the door soon to begin shoveling once again. Plus side...it's a Sunday and I don't have to go to work, so I can enjoy the the day.

Hugs,
Wanda

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It's snowing again.

Saturday, December 18, 2010

Very, very luckily for Bryony and Rob, they flew back from Iceland last evening, getting to Rob's parents' in Horsham before the snow started in earnest. Bryony wanted a White Wedding, but with so many people needing to travel safely we kind of cancelled that wish. :-) So today she got a White Church Blessing instead. :-)

The snow did mean a number of guests didn't make it, sadly. The blessing has been organised by Rob's parents to give their extended family a chance to celebrate the wedding. Rob has a very, very, very big family. Quite a lot of them came to Devon, and many more are attending the blessing.

We were invited, but couldn't be away two weekends in a row. It wouldn't have been fair on Sophie or Anne and Pat to disappear again so soon, and it is probably just as well, because we wouldn't have been able to get home again tomorrow. Looking at the weather Bry and Rob will probably be stuck in Horsham for a day or two. Not that they'll mind I'm guessing, though Rob tells me they plan to head for Devon as long as ice isn't too much of an issue. :-)

As for me, I plan to get up bright and early in the morning to take Sophie for a walk in the snow at Highwoods. Want to get out there before all the regulars turn the place to ice. :-) This dratted cold is hanging on to me but I will not let it beat me into submission! Fresh air is good for me! So there!!! *grin*

Sophie is a major snow dog. I reckon she was a Husky in a previous life. She has been out in the garden several times in the last few hours, and is now sitting sulking by the back door because I'm ignoring her wanting to go out yet again! I am so mean to that dog! LOL

Here's something amusing...

A council worker came through my gate and knocked on the door today. When I answered the door he was on his knees in the snow painting my doorstep red! I told him to go for it, but that I didn't want the back doorstep done, and left him to it.

So sad a sight to see this guy going door to door in the snow with the soul purpose of painting doorsteps. :-) I have one question... Why? Not why is it a sad sight, but why are the council spending money painting doorsteps? *shakes head in disbelief*

So, that is me for another day. I'm getting so little sleep currently that I'm exhausted. When I do sleep I seem to be planning a wedding in my dreams, though for the life of me I can't understand why! :-)

Well, to sleep, perchance to actually sleep and not dream about weddings. :-)
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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SILLYHP1953 12/20/2010 8:37AM

    When you find out the reason for painting doorsteps red, please let me know. You'd think they'd wait for better weather, too. It brought the image to mind from the Old Testament of painting lamb's blood on the door.

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SCREWIE 12/19/2010 12:05PM

    Oh, when he's finished with the doorsteps, please send him over to mine. He can do the place up while I'm away :)))

Glad everyone's safely back!

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ZURDTA- 12/19/2010 10:41AM

    Well, the council is a mystery in the way it works... very strange indeed. We got snow now... serious stuff that snowed us in and we live next to a main road. Cripes!! Brits and weather eh??

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CARLA-216 12/19/2010 10:16AM

    I'm glad the newlyweds made it back before the airport closed!

It's cute how a lot of dogs seem to love being out in the snow. Charlie runs in it and licks it and seems extra puppyish in the snow.

I hope your cold takes a hike real soon. Darned things are so annoying! And I hope you get some really good sleep soon, wedding dream-free!

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Carla

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TWOTIMESS 12/19/2010 1:51AM

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If that guy who paints the doorsteps has a free monment, he's welcome to come here to the sunny South. I have a few things that need fixing!

Hope your cold departs soon and that your dreams are wedding free!

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CHERIRIDDELL 12/19/2010 12:12AM

    Lexie I have been snowed in this week and it is still snowing .True I swear was a dingo in another life as she does not like the cold.Of course I was probably a warm weather beastie too!My friend in Derby was sending me photos of how bad their weather was until I sent her one of my back garden LOL she then emailed asking if I wanted to come and sunbathe!I had to lean on my door to get the door open so True could go out and do her business and True had to tunnel out like Moley in wind in the willows!Trust me she didn't go far!

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BOVEY63 12/18/2010 10:30PM

    Mother Nature can sure change plans in a hurry can't she?
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ELAOPET 12/18/2010 5:47PM

    I just went on a little trip google style - you live in cute places, you and your family and Sophy! :)
And the whole painting doorsteps red - so very cute! (not important why, just cute that they care about stuff like that)
You have a good night, dream all the weaddings you like, just keep the smile on :D
PS - Ela has some issues lately - poor thing has a hard time during hollidays, firecrackers, fireworks...all that plus dog hearing - not a friendly combo. I feel so sorry for her, she even barked today, she got so startled :(

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NEW-CAZ 12/18/2010 5:28PM

    Only in the UK could council workers go out to paint doorsteps LOL.
Sorry the blessing plans went slightly askew because of the darn weather- such a shame.
I think we're in for "severe weather" til after Crimbo Lex, Heathrow has been closed all day- feel sorry for those wanting to get away for the holidays. Just as well Bryony and Rob got back when they did.

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KNITTABLES 12/18/2010 5:22PM

    I hope you get to sleep and sleep well without the dreams of a wedding. I am not sleeping again. So I know how exhausting you feel. I love seeing dogs having fun in the snow. Take care on your walk with Sophie. emoticon

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FIGHT2SURVIVE 12/18/2010 5:20PM

    Let me guess. You don't live in the Us. But I loved your blog and the jokes but I really, really love the background on your page. It is beautiful.
Erin

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I got an email from Santa Claus

Saturday, December 18, 2010

I got an email from Santa Claus this morning, really I did, and he is offering me a 20% discount! I guess times have changed. LOL







  
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SILLYHP1953 12/20/2010 8:31AM

    Santa has to go high tech these days!

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ZURDTA- 12/19/2010 10:12AM

    Heh heh heh... love it.

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Lex, you're the best!

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ARCHIMEDESII 12/18/2010 3:04PM

    Is Santa offering free shipping too or is that only on Christmas Eve ?? LOL !!!!


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KNITTABLES 12/18/2010 2:49PM

    CUTE, thanks for sharing. Happy Holidays.

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CHEVY63 12/18/2010 2:41PM

    I love your pictures - they are great! Thanks for sharing the laugh. I showed them to my husband and he really like them too!

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ELAOPET 12/18/2010 12:46PM

    LOOL Kitty with your eyes so bringht, won't you guide my sleigh tonight! hahahahahahahaaaaa

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Enjoy your Saturday!
Hugs,
Linda xxx

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    aww Lex, so cute- love it emoticon emoticon

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CHRISTURTLE 12/18/2010 7:46AM

    Wonderful email, and just what I needed to read! I'm curious though, Lex - what's the 20% discount on? emoticon

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DAVEINSEOUL 12/18/2010 7:38AM

    Thanks - I enjoyed it!

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MNOT2THICK 12/18/2010 7:33AM

    Adorable, thanks Lexie.

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    So cute Love it. emoticon

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Ice Puddle Art

Friday, December 17, 2010

Before I start this blog I just want to tell all my Sparkfriends who are being buried under feet of snow, that I am thinking of them, and if I was close enough I'd be there with a shovel to help dig you out. Keep safe, keep warm. *hugs*

I just love this weather, when it isn't being a pain in the butt, sometimes literally. :-) We woke this morning to a light dusting of snow, and iced up puddles, but for the most part the area around here is safe for cars and pedestrians....for now....they are still threatening vast dollops of snow over the next 24-36 hours.

At 9.30am Pat, a lady from the SESAW animal rescue centre, arrived to pick up that 60kg of dog food I've been holding onto for several weeks. Turns out messages didn't get sent on, and she only found out about the offer after I rang the centre on Wednesday to find out if they still wanted the food. A combination of bad weather, and our wedding trip had meant delays on both sides, but at last the food is where it should be... heading for the bellies of rescued mutts at the centre. YAY!!!

To celebrate, Sophie and I set out for a romp at Highwoods, and I took some photos of iced puddles that I thought looked really pretty. When ice is this colour and in small amounts it is easy to avoid and lovely to look at. Nature sure knows how to beautify a place! :-)









As you can see, it is a lovely day here, even though it is below freezing:



But clouds are gathering and there is a distinct pink haze to them:



The clouds are appearing from the south and west, and I was surprised by that, because the overnight chill came down from the north. Turns out we are going to be getting hit from the south too, and they aren't quite sure how far north this particular band of cloud will get. We could get sandwiched and only get a trickle of snow, or we could get smacked hard. Time will tell I guess. :-)

Colds/flu are running their course. We are both over the worse I think. We're aiming for a quiet weekend of R&R. :-)

It is neighbour Anne's birthday today, but as she has only just got over her own cold she is reluctant to have us round, plus David's may be TB-related, so we exchanged greetings by phone, and I hope to finish her pressie today, a hyperbolic scarf of my own design in green, her favourite colour. I still have her Mum's shawl here as well. Maybe next week I'll finally get to give it to her. :-)

Photos to follow once the shawl is delivered. :-)
Have a wonderful day!
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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SCREWIE 12/18/2010 12:59PM

    Just a quickie to say: gorgeous pictures, as always!

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CHRISTURTLE 12/18/2010 7:51AM

    And so the saga of the dog food nears its end.... must be a relief for you knowing its gone on its way, and definitely a relief to the workers at the animal rescue centre to know they are well stocked thanks to your generosity.

Those ice puddles are basolutely beautiful - I've never seen them before, so spent quite some time looking at them in awe!

What, pray tell Lex, is a hyperbolic scarf? You have me completely intrigued! I need to know.... hate a mystery... lol.

((Hugs)), and keep warm, safe and dry,
Chris xx

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LINDABENEDICT 12/17/2010 10:50PM

    beautiful ! I had never thought of ice puddles that way before !

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KNITTABLES 12/17/2010 2:42PM

    Great pictures can't wait to see more. Love to see the scarf. Take care. emoticon

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CARLA-216 12/17/2010 11:30AM

    So glad you're both over the worse of the colds.
I love that you find beauty in so many things when you're out and about. You've taught me to take in the details when I'm out walking with Charlie. :-)

Oh and I want to see the scarf, please!

xoxo
Carla
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JHADZHIA 12/17/2010 9:57AM

    Glad you are all on the mend, you finally got the dog food where it belongs, and that its safe for you to walk outside!
I love ice puddles, especially the noise you get when you break them! I am sure the folks round here love hearing that when I am on my way to the gym at 6 am in the morning ;) emoticon
However, its long past that season for those here. Nothing but snow and cold now.
Stay warm, its a good time to be inside and rest!
Hugs,
Linda xxx

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WENDYSPARKS 12/17/2010 9:34AM

    You have a wonderful day too!!! Enjoyed your blog!!

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SILLYHP1953 12/17/2010 9:29AM

    Thankfully we only got an inch or two here but it's calling for more on Sunday. After last winter I've seen all the snow I want to see for a long, long time, maybe forever. I keep telling my dh that I want a generator but I guess he doesn't take me seriously. When I go out and buy one by myself then he'll figure it out!

I'm glad the dog food is finally getting straightened out.
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TWOTIMESS 12/17/2010 9:25AM

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Trust you to find beauty in the ice puddles! You're special, you know?

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ELAOPET 12/17/2010 8:53AM

    And I just wanted to say first, that if it were possible, I'd be importing some of their snow here! I WANT SNOW! Very much!
Must have been great to send all that food to the dogs in need! Love it!
I love your art! LOL We've got some frozen puddles and you know, I wished I had my camera with - was pretty! Frost is by the looks of it, all we're getting BOOHOO
Gotta run, we ain't got snow, but it looks like it's about to rain!
hugs!
PS - green is MY fav colour too! heeheee

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NEW-CAZ 12/17/2010 8:32AM

    Hi Lex, I love snow provided no travelling is needed- it snowed here this morning and there is a carpet outside 3 inches thick (need to go shopping and out for a meal tonight so keep your fingers crossed I don't come a cropper LOL)

Glad to here the pooches will be okay!
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Surprise Weight Loss

Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Astonishingly, I lost 1 3/4 lbs during the wedding week. More excitingly, I broke the 13 stone barrier! I weighed myself this morning and I'm 12 stone 13 3/4 lbs! How long have I hovered just over that 13 stone mark? LOL

Also, I have had to tighten up my jeans belt another notch, so I have lost at least an inch off my waistline!

Mind you, I suspect half the reason for the loss is that when I am emotional/stressed I lose my appetite, and the other half is that during the four days (Thursday to Sunday) of the wedding weekend I walked 17 miles! Yep, I kept my pedometer in my pocket for the entire weekend out of curiosity. :-) In fact, over the seven days I walked 30 miles!

I may make a further loss this week, thanks to the fact that we have both come home with cold/flu type symptoms. Tara's started the Saturday night, and mine started on Monday. We both feel pretty poorly. :-(

Still, never mind! These things happen when you have 80 or so people in one place for four days. I just hope Rob and Bryony escape. They are off on their mini-honeymoon, and Bry was complaining of a sore throat as they were preparing to board the plane Tue morning. Rob managed to keep the honeymoon destination a complete surprise from her until they were at the checking-in desk at the airport! Their actual honeymoon will take place next year, when they go to see the Northern Lights. As this is the wrong time of year for that apparently, they settled for a three day break, and Rob decided to tell Bry nothing except to pack for warmth. *grin*

So, where did they jet off to? Well, Bry rang me from the check-in line to tell me. They have gone to Reykjavík in Iceland! How cool is that? *pun intended* I just hope the volcanoes behave themselves while they're there. :-) We have been promised a ton of photos, so we have that to look forward to, as well as the wedding pics, once people start sorting through them.

Well, seeing as I can do little else today except nurse this bug, I'm going to go through all my friends blogs and see what I've missed this last week. Maybe I'll crochet a bit while I'm catching up with you all. :-)

I hope I feel up to walking Sophie in a bit. Pat and Anne spoiled her rotten while we were away. She ended up staying in Anne's house from Thursday afternoon until Friday evening, sleeping beside Anne on the sofa in her sitting room Thur night, and Anne took her for a walk round the field behind our house.

Pat took over Friday evening, taking Sophie to her house, and keeping her there until we got back on Sunday evening. Sophie got three walks a day with Pat! :-)

It's funny, but Sophie really didn't get excited when Pat bought her home Sunday evening. She just went with the flow, I guess. It wasn't until we were walking our regular fields at Highwoods Monday morning that she finally clicked that things were back to normal, and she had what I can only describe as a crackerdog five minutes! (Readers of the James Herriot books will know what I mean.) It was great to see her racing around with a manic grin on her face. I don't think she'll mind being back to one good long walk a day, not now that life is back to normal. :-)

Well, I'm heading to the kettle for a cuppa while I wait for the council workmen to arrive. Well enough or no, I can't go for a walk until they arrive and tell me what they need to do. They are supposed to be doing some work to the outside of the house, painting wood, and rendering round the windows as far as I know, though the woman I spoke to seemed awfully vague about what was planned. I have a sneaking suspicion that they aren't coming but we'll see. :-)

Have a Wonderful Wednesday.
It's good to be back. :-)
Hugs,
Lex xxx
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CHEVY63 12/16/2010 9:30PM

    Congrats on the weight loss - what a great feeling! I hope that you and Tara both feel better soon. Give Sophie a pat from me - I'm glad she was so excited to realize life was back to normal.

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CHERIRIDDELL 12/16/2010 1:42PM

    Congratulations losing weight at a celebration ! Now we can look forward to the wedding photies????? hugs,Cheri xxx

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LINDABENEDICT 12/16/2010 10:48AM

    Wow , wow , and double wow ! Congrats on the weight loss ! Can't wait to see all the wedding and honeymoon pics ! Glad Sophie had a peaceful time while you were gone. And walking all those miles ...wow ! Feel better soon !

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ELAOPET 12/15/2010 6:25PM

    Island sounds cool ;) but northern lights are supposed to be magical (now, I'd love to see them your doughter's style, with someone I love besides me...eeehhhh)
Glad to hear Sophy is happy and doing great! I can imagine the crazy dog dance - mine had one today at the beach - wasn't so crazy happy afterwards, during her beloved BATH TIME LOL
I love that you lost weight during all the stress - I'm the opposite - I eat when in (di)stress
lookig farward to all the pretty walk talk from you ;)

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WANDAH3 12/15/2010 5:12PM

    Woo Hoo, congratulations Lexie! Awesome.

Reykjavík, Iceland...I am so jealous! One of the places that I want to go someday!

I'm zonked...it took me an hour of heavy shoveling just to get in my driveway after work. It already looks like it needs doing again. I wonder if I put my jammies on before Garry gets home from work, if I won't have to go out and help him shovel*grin*

Have a nice cuppa...I'm joining you in a lovely new one I found "eggnog"...believe it or not...it actually tastes great!

Hugs,
Wanda

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MNOT2THICK 12/15/2010 3:30PM

    GO LEXIE, 17 miles. You are making me tired. Congrats on breaking your plateau. emoticon emoticon emoticon

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SILLYHP1953 12/15/2010 12:52PM

    Yay for the weight loss! That's a lot of miles in four days, no wonder you lost weight! I hope you feel better soon and sure hope Bryony and Rob escape it.
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Well done with the weight loss!! Hope you and Tara feel better soon.
Hugs,
Linda xxx

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CARLA-216 12/15/2010 11:05AM

    Congrats on the surprise on the scale and breaking that 13 stone barrier! And holy cow, 17 miles?!* That's a lot of stepping! :-)

I hope that the colds don't turn into much for you and Tara.

As for Sophie not acting real excited when she came home....I felt the same "vibe" from Charlie when we got home from Ireland last fall, and we were gone 2 weeks. I was expecting a reaction like I had with my old dog who went crackerdog when we left him for just 5 days with my parents once.

I would LOVE to go to Iceland! How lucky that Bry is getting to go. I want to see pics, oh yes I do!

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SCREWIE 12/15/2010 8:30AM

    Glad you're back :)))

Your so in law is awesome... Reykjavik, how great is that!!!

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BOE4LIFE 12/15/2010 8:11AM

    AWESOME!!! I am so glad you broke that barrier because now you know that it is not an impossible goal...You did it. I am soo proud and your resilience geesh in one breath you say you have come down with a flu bug and in the very next you wave it away as if it were nothing of consequence. You really do inspire me Ms. Lexie. YOU ROOOCK!!

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TWOTIMESS 12/15/2010 6:44AM

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Like Sophie, we are also happy to see you back with us! Great news about the weightloss.

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NEW-CAZ 12/15/2010 4:21AM

    emoticon Lex on breaking the barrier that's been eluding you emoticon emoticon

I am however sorry to hear you're suffering at the mo and I really hope it clears-especially with Crimbo just around the corner.

What a romantic SIL you have.

Hope you feel brighter soon and that the council don't let you down
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