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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Lady tehMa » Aug 16th, 2017, 8:41 pm

Sige wrote:No, no, no....I'm not ready for fall yet :-X



I'm with you Sige - I love fall, it's my favourite season but just like QK says, we barely had a summer!
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby maryjane48 » Aug 16th, 2017, 9:34 pm

jonathon hilstrand from the time bandit retiered this year from crab fishing in bearing sea :130:

37 years

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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Bsuds » Aug 17th, 2017, 4:37 am

I would just like to see some rain to put out the fires!
Here is a frightening statistic...25% of Women are taking medications for mental illness.
That means 75% are running around untreated!

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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Aug 18th, 2017, 1:50 pm

Hey! Where'd our chicken rescuing lady go? :135:

Nevermind. I found the link so I can go look at the chicken pictures. :chicken:
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Aug 30th, 2017, 1:51 pm

I have a new hobby. Watching Leaf cutter bees destroy the geraniums. LOL Little devils! They really like the hot pink but not the bright orange so much. They are also very hard to get pictures of when they are flying off with their little chunk of petal, but my gosh do they look adorable when they are doing it. (It takes them around 5-10 seconds to cut the petal and leave.)

Very blurry shot of one taking off with it's treasure. Top of the picture kind of in the middle...

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One on it's back doing the cutting, middle of the picture. (Notice the difference between the petals on the pink and orange flowers? [icon_lol2.gif] )

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And one getting ready to start vandalizing the flowers. :D

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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Lady tehMa » Aug 30th, 2017, 8:24 pm

Your geraniums are gorgeous, ferri!
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Aug 31st, 2017, 5:19 am

Those little bees sure like them. hahaha They don't touch the plain old red ones. The petunias are getting notches taken out too, but only certain colors. I'd really love to see these bees nests, they must be gorgeous. :D
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby whitecandle » Aug 31st, 2017, 5:51 am

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One of many tubular type nests used by leafcutter bees.

http://www.buzzaboutbees.net/leafcutter-bee.html
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Aug 31st, 2017, 6:03 am

Yes, I've seen those pictures. No hot pink in those. These bees don't touch the leaves much and don't bother any yellow or white flowers. They love the bright colors!
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Sep 2nd, 2017, 2:56 pm

It's been nice knowing you guys. I feel sorry for you.

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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Queen K » Sep 2nd, 2017, 3:04 pm

Why do you feel sorry for us? :135:
Could it be that a whole life can shift the day one starts telling the truth about what makes one happy?
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Sep 2nd, 2017, 3:05 pm

Look at the size of that hornet in the upper right corner. You're doomed.
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Queen K » Sep 2nd, 2017, 5:00 pm

The fire in Peachland above Antler's Beach is dooming us. :up:
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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby Bsuds » Sep 2nd, 2017, 5:48 pm

ferri wrote:Look at the size of that hornet in the upper right corner. You're doomed.


I thought that was you flying in to town. :biggrin:
Here is a frightening statistic...25% of Women are taking medications for mental illness.
That means 75% are running around untreated!

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Re: Chatting back and forth

Postby ferri » Sep 2nd, 2017, 5:59 pm

:200: Oh! It might have been! hahaha
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