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My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby darkbrowneggs » 11 Feb 2014, 20:53

Its all been such a rush since I decided to sell up and travel I am not certain if I posted but this is a link to my travel journal

www.thebusphoebeandme.us

I sold up all the stock and the house and contents and am on the road with Phoebe my Great Dane. I am currently on the borders of the Highlands with the intention of taking the ferry to Orkney and all being well on to Shetland for some of the Up Helly Aa fire festivals.

Take a look if you are interested in what i am up to now I no longer have Marans and Cream Legbars :-)
To follow my travel journal see www.thebusphoebeandme.us For lots of info on keeping and breeding Marans see www.darkbrowneggs.info
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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby NannyP » 11 Feb 2014, 22:30

You did and I'd forgotten that stuff posted in George's Lounge disappears after a while and I suspect that is what has happened.

I am going to make this thread a sticky, so we can carry on enjoying your tales. I am looking forward to seeing what's happened since you posted.

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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby darkbrowneggs » 11 Feb 2014, 22:49

Thanks Nanny P
To follow my travel journal see www.thebusphoebeandme.us For lots of info on keeping and breeding Marans see www.darkbrowneggs.info
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Postby NannyP » 11 Feb 2014, 23:12

You're very welcome and I wish your blog (I know I said this before) was easier to navigate and that I could subscribe to.
I know you've been busy, so it's not a priority.....but hopefully one day you'll move it.
I hope you'll publish it eventually. I have just published the blog I did of my Dad's letters, it's really quite easy.
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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby laffinfowl » 12 Feb 2014, 00:31

Look forward to hearing of your adventures Sue,you'll be pleased to know one of your lads is passing on that lovely dark brown egg trait to his offspring,four of his pullets are laying between 6,s and 8,s on the colour chart :thumbright:

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Postby darkbrowneggs » 12 Feb 2014, 16:13

Excellent - If you think you may have fertile eggs or stock for sale please send my contact details so I can post them on the darkbrowneggs website. I often had enquiries from your part of the world
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Postby laffinfowl » 16 Feb 2014, 21:52

I have a good few orders for both eggs and pullets Sue but if i have any spare i,ll let you know,thanks a lot :)
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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby Gilly C » 19 Feb 2014, 15:19

Loving reading your travels and hope to meetup should you find yourself any where near here :)

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Postby jaydee67 » 03 Mar 2014, 22:07

The last Up Helly Aa for this year is our local one in Brae on 21st March.
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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby Gilly C » 04 Mar 2014, 11:31

I think she is heading to that one Julia though she has not posted for a few days maybe internet problems :(

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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby hoosier » 05 Mar 2014, 01:14

Gilly C wrote:I think she is heading to that one Julia though she has not posted for a few days maybe internet problems :(

I hope that is why she hasn't posted recently.
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Postby hoosier » 07 Mar 2014, 16:54

I hope we hear from her soon.
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Postby Gilly C » 07 Mar 2014, 19:22

Me too :shock:
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Postby hoosier » 12 Mar 2014, 03:08

Glad to see she has since posted!
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Re: My travel journal -Not certain if I ever posted this

Postby darkbrowneggs » 13 Mar 2014, 21:01

Hi All - I am back online, though not sure how long for.

Have been to Yell Unst and Fetlar, and was going to the South Mainland Up Helly Aa, but I think I had some sort of bug and felt rubbish yesterday evening and most of today, But brightened up a bit now and just had some mushrooms on toast and a cup of tea. So I will HAVE to go the one in Brae. Plus I want to go to the fish and chip shop there. If you are around Jaydee perhaps we could meet up.

There are a few more pages up on the journal though with the internet being slow I havent got the photos on the last ones. All being well will do some more tonight

Loving it up here - its absolutely beautiful. I almost hate posting the photos they are such a pale imitation of the reality
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