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by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 14:59
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 8
Views: 41

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Yes I love the wall!!!!! Sadly the back wall where the fig jungle is has long collapsed and it seems the neighbours backing on to the house haev removed the bricks... can't blame them really... But yes we will rebuild the West wall!
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 12:34
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 8
Views: 41

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Unfortunately all the branches with reachable leaves have been cut down.... I can't believe how BIG the jungle is, the trunks are huge and twist around each other making it like a mega trunk of 6 foot wide in places... Spoke to Hubby last night and it seems our only hope is a chainsaw, I LOATHE them...
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 12:32
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: MEGA fox zone

Noted
by MamaOwl
23 Jan 2018, 09:51
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 8
Views: 41

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Oh I wish Groundforce were still a thing!!!

I could write and beg them to come dig my garden out lmao....
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 22:01
Forum: Introductions and Welcomes
Topic: Account activations
Replies: 0
Views: 15

Account activations

A warm welcome to all our new members... Account activation is done once a week on average as I simply don't get the computer time once I've finished work, house renovations, being a mother etc. I dont even HAVE a social life so start crying all of you lol Thank you all for your patience over the ye...
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 20:45
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 8
Views: 41

Re: Fig Tree Jungle

Would you Adam & Eve it? :lol: That's it... go stand in the corner! lol... Well today I tackled the bastards..... I could only reach up about 7 foot with the loppers and after almost 3 hours of chopping, snipping, lopping and sawing away I gave up.... Some before and after shots... first 5 are befo...
by MamaOwl
22 Jan 2018, 20:40
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Long time no see
Replies: 4
Views: 49

Re: Long time no see

14 !!!!!!! You lucky man!.... I have 5 children and so far only 2 Grandchildren, I have said if they all have 5 also then that will be sufficient! lmao Any tips for the refurb? Was your house in a bad state too or just old? I have been chopping away at a jungle today in the garden, it was a glorious...
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:18
Forum: Crops & Garden
Topic: Fig Tree Jungle
Replies: 8
Views: 41

Fig Tree Jungle

I can't remember if I already asked this... I'm sure I haven't ... 8-[ OK so Mother tried to grow a fig tree back in 1995-ish .... she managed to get about 6 to go to sapling.... "I'll plant them at the back of my garden" she said..... NO!!!!!!!! I said... please don't, you will regret it and she sa...
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:13
Forum: Avian Flu & Farm Livestock Diseases
Topic: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 374

Re: Avian influenza (bird flu) in winter 2017 to 2018

Seems it's country wide now?

I've an old house I am renovating and the top floor is packed full of pigeons... should I be worried about H-flu?
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:11
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: MEGA fox zone

Right then.... I will get all my sons (3) and hubby to the property this week, give them copious amounts of liquids and demand they piss!!!!! lmao
by MamaOwl
21 Jan 2018, 22:10
Forum: General & Misc
Topic: Long time no see
Replies: 4
Views: 49

Re: Long time no see

HA HA!!! HELLO!!!!!!! I'm currently refurbishing an old Victorian/Edwardian house and it has been last lived in by an obsessive hoarder and a LOT of pigeons.... a LOT... I am there most days 8:45 - 3:30 and I love / hate it... Hope you are well.. where have you been and what have you been doing???
by MamaOwl
04 Jan 2018, 15:05
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Ripple & Bitcoin
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: Ripple & Bitcoin

That's what hubby keeps saying and I'm like yeah yeah... I will. Just don't have the bloomin time
by MamaOwl
04 Jan 2018, 15:05
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: MEGA fox zone

oohhhh I doubt we'll be ready for the garden by then.... cool.
by MamaOwl
04 Jan 2018, 09:52
Forum: Pests and Predators
Topic: MEGA fox zone
Replies: 8
Views: 232

Re: MEGA fox zone

Deffo foxes as our neighbours have viewed them from their balcony, his exact words were "You know you have about 40 foxes living under your lawn?".... I doubt that very much but the lawn is a mass of potholes. Does lion poo scare them then? I'm thinking once we start digging up the lawn they will ru...
by MamaOwl
04 Jan 2018, 09:50
Forum: George's Lounge
Topic: Ripple & Bitcoin
Replies: 4
Views: 282

Re: Ripple & Bitcoin

I actually DID get bitcoin way back when it first started, my old PC is in the utility room and I cant get it to start!!!

I doubt I would have bought more than £10 worth though.