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Blog entry by MsDebbieP posted 586 days ago 2760 reads 0 times favorited 11 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Yesterday, Sept. 9/12, I hosted a get-together for all of our sites. Although I was expecting about 30 people we only had six people show up.

Thanks to LumberJock Andy for making the trek and bringing some wonderful pieces of wood to share!

It was a lovely afternoon, with conversations ranging from woodworking, to trees, to hunting, to gardening. Oh—- and it didn’t rain!!

Photos of the day are here (at GardenTenders).

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)



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Karson

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#1 posted 586 days ago

Looks like a great group of people. Too bad you didn’t put names with the pictures.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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john

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#2 posted 586 days ago

Oh i missed it again :-(

-- John in Belgrave (Website) http://www.extremebirdhouse.com , http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=112698715866

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Dennisgrosen

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#3 posted 586 days ago

I hope you all enjoyed the day so much more than if 50 had árived
now you got the chance to get to know people better than just a hi glad to see you

great your grandson saved the day for the younger generations
like your little garden in the north
strawberry´s is quite a difficult to grow under those circumstandses with harsch long winthers
so pad yourself on the shoulders that you got one ….. or two :-D

take care
Dennis

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HerbC

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#4 posted 586 days ago

Since today’s date is 9/10, perhaps the rest of the invited guests will be arriving day after tomorrow…

Looks like a fun get-together.

Herb

-- Herb, Florida - Here's why I close most messages with "Be Careful!" http://lumberjocks.com/HerbC/blog/17090

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MsDebbieP

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#5 posted 586 days ago

I’ve updated the blog and added names.

It was a lovely day.
Perhaps I’ll hold another one that everyone can attend :)

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Dennisgrosen

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#6 posted 586 days ago

Deppie
forgot to tell you I buoght a plant in a pot today I never have seen before
its two/three coloured leafes where the green part is on the topp and purple
on the undersides but do to how they grow it looks like it on the outside of the leafes
I just had to have it for the window :-) the name is Rhoeo Spathacea
then I discoverd this site when I googled the name to see how I should take care of it
http://www.google.dk/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=rhoeo%20spathacea&source=web&cd=10&cad=rja&sqi=2&ved=0CFcQFjAJ&url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.gardeningknowhow.com%2Fflower%2Fgrowing-rhoeo-plants-in-the-garden.htm&ei=F3dOUN-JE8OohAfK3YHQAQ&usg=AFQjCNG_VfrVckEvvisuvWDgp6hSs9pT-g

I think there is a chance it can survive outside in the winthers too here on the island
well at least I will try :-) so tomorrow I buy two more for the garden

if you gogle it then take a look at the pictures that show up
I´m sure you can have it in the green house at sommertime and in the house in the winther months

Dennis

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MsDebbieP

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#7 posted 586 days ago

that is pretty!!!
definitely would look LOVELY in the house!

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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Grumpy

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#8 posted 586 days ago

Well done Deb.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Roger

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#9 posted 585 days ago

Looks like a good time had by all.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Monte Pittman

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#10 posted 585 days ago

I think it would be really cool to have a few centralized get togethers and shows. I think it would be great to meet some of the other LJ’s in person and see their work.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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MsDebbieP

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#11 posted 585 days ago

there have been get-togethers hosted at people’s homes, at parks, and at woodworking businesses – in classrooms and in parking lots.
It just takes someone to “host it and post it”

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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