Gransnet forums


Good Morning Wednesday

(44 Posts)
12Michael Wed 17-Apr-19 06:13:21

Good Morning Everyone,
Its light, but with a foggy start here in Brackley this morning.
watched the Mary Poppins returns DVD last night it was brill.

Quiet day to today , watching cycling on TV latter , think will do laundry this morning.


oldgaijin Wed 17-Apr-19 08:36:46

Good morning from a fairly bright but dry Aberdeenshire. It's still a bit nippy, especially out in my nightie to feed the pheasants and fill the bird feeders...nae a bonny sicht! The mutt and I are off to the woods soon to meet his mates...he is so in love with Pixie, a little shitzu, who adores him in return. Am off to ceramics class tonight...I have finished my green man, very pagan, and shall hang it in the greenhouse. I wonder what underwhelming tat I can make next? It's good craic though and a fun bunch of ladies. Have a good day everyone.

Annapops Wed 17-Apr-19 08:45:51

Good morning all.
Our trip to Brugge now seems like a lifetime away as we settle back into grandparent duty ( school holidays/ extra days).
It was a wonderful experience and although I had previously enjoyed Amsterdam, Brugge has much more going for it. Everything is easily reached within walking distance and each street turns into a fairy tale scene. Such beautiful churches with astounding works of art.
We didn't get to the hospital museum linamillion but we did visit the folk museum which was fascinating.
Well, back to reality as we await the arrival of GS 3 who is the liveliest bundle of them all. A busy day ahead.
Have a great day everyone.

NanKate Wed 17-Apr-19 08:49:02

Good morning Mick and All.

Bright and chilly in South Bucks and getting warmer by the day.

Best of luck Kitty. It’s footie on the green in front of our house this morning then we are taking the two DGSs to the Dinosaur Live show this afternoon. 🦖🦕

crazyH Wed 17-Apr-19 08:52:22

Goodmorning Mick and all......desperate for a hot coffee. Have a lovely day ! xx

lovebeigecardigans1955 Wed 17-Apr-19 08:52:43

Morning all from South Notts. It's bit overcast at the moment. Need to fill in a form and arrange an appointment at the vet for puss who's off his food. He's 19 but still enjoys life - when he's not asleep!
Hope all is well with you all.

harrigran Wed 17-Apr-19 08:53:58

Good morning from a still grey NE.
Another stay at home day for me as DH has hospital appointment this afternoon.

Mapleleaf Wed 17-Apr-19 08:55:16

Good morning all,

It’s trying to brighten up after a dull, slightly misty start. It is also meant to warm up a bit today, too.

Got some Easter baking to do today and a few other small jobs in the house. Then my plan is to go out into the garden to do some general tidying up - the bigger job of cutting the grass was done at the weekend.

Had a lovely lunch out with my friend yesterday in a cafe not too far away. We were very good and walked there and back, approx 2 miles each way. Enjoyed the exercise!

Those of you away on holiday, I hope you continue to have a lovely time - your descriptions of the places and what you have been doing sound wonderful.

Enjoy today, whatever you plan to do, everyone. 😁

Anniebach Wed 17-Apr-19 08:58:07

Good morning Auntyflo and all x

Derek our weather man forecast a sunny Easter

Work has started on Fred’s garage

Hope everyone has a good day x

Auntieflo Wed 17-Apr-19 09:17:59

Morning Michael, Annie, and all. Lovely bright, sunny day here in Berks. Haircut for me mid morning, then maybe a bit of shopping. Our old shed was re-roofed yesterday, and now looks very smart. I just wish that the landlord of next door’s property would replace the fence. It is slowly getting worse, and a ‘dead’ tree is holding it up.
BlueSapphire, your holiday sounds just the ticket, and I think I would like to do the trip to Spain, via ferry, as Marydoll has just done. envy
Have a good day one and all.

travelsafar Wed 17-Apr-19 09:39:08

Hi all bit of a grey start to the day here today and hazy too. Glad i cut the lawn yesterday and worked in the lovely sunshine in the garden. Planning on getting my summer clothes out of storage, wishful thinking...... Then i want to work in the garden again if the weather cheers up and i also plan to get my watercolours out and do some painting. I borrowed a wonderful book from the library which gives instructions for novice painters. Have some knitting that requires my attention but i will save that for this evening. Have a great day whatever you are doing.

1inamillion Wed 17-Apr-19 10:02:51

Annapops glad you enjoyed Brugge, would like to go back now.

Annie looks good weather then for the work on Fred's garage ☀️

Hymnbook Wed 17-Apr-19 10:50:22

Morning my goodness you all get up very early. I'm not good at getting up or 1st thing in the morning. Sunny day here in Huthwaite. Dentist this afternoon. Hope everyone is well.

Mythbirtthedragon Wed 17-Apr-19 10:55:50

Good morning from south Northumberland, bright and cloudy here. Late start today, journey yesterday was long due to congestion in Cambridge and diversion in Durham plus sitting up talking to my brother til about 2am. Will get down to Druridge bay this afternoon, my brother’s dog’s eyes are following me everywhere; he knows the car goes to the beach. Have a good day

Legs55 Wed 17-Apr-19 11:10:16

Good morning all, misty here in Devon but it's supposed to improve later. Hope so as I want to get out in the garden but it's still a bit chilly. Hope the promised warm weather materialises for Easter

annsixty Wed 17-Apr-19 11:22:50

A late Good Morning from me but just want to say it is a beautiful day here in Stockport, I have just had my coffee outside in lovely sun.
Off to the hospital soon to sit by my H's bed again.
He does not know me now but I can chat to him and manage to get some thickened liquid down him.
Very sad but an inevitable part of life.

Megs36 Wed 17-Apr-19 11:57:50

Annsixty, I don't know your circumstances but from your latest post I would like to say how I sympathise and send love.

Grammaretto Wed 17-Apr-19 13:27:09

Is it Wednesday already! We are on the second part of our trip the length of the country by train. It is incredibly beautiful.
I'm sure you'll manage fine kitty
I hope your new meds work well Marydoll .
Hope everyone's day goes well.

Marilii Wed 17-Apr-19 13:47:16

Good morning, all. It is a sunny morning here in Massachusetts. So glad Spring is here to stay. poppyflowerssunshine Wishing all of you a wonderful day. cafe