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by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 24, 2009 2:47 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Americans
Replies: 15
Views: 492

Re: Americans

Depends on the us dollar exchange rate Jersey Girls. here in the Maritimes we get a lot of our American visitors and visa verce we are always going to the States
by cushy butterfield
Sun Jun 21, 2009 11:24 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Men I done your proud last night
Replies: 20
Views: 430

Re: Men I done your proud last night

what were the starters jimmy? So you just pay a tenner and you can have whatver you like, and as much as you like? sounds great. I am sure there will be many from here in there soon :)
by cushy butterfield
Sun Jun 21, 2009 11:15 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: No more punctures
Replies: 2
Views: 160

Re: No more punctures

thats a neat website, sent it to hubby :)
by cushy butterfield
Sun Jun 21, 2009 10:51 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Life, death and all that
Replies: 54
Views: 1567

Re: Life, death and all that

Like I always say LIFE IS NOT HOW MANY BREATHS YOU TAKE,BUT HOW MANY TIMES LIFE TAKES YOUR BREATH AWAY. Have as many breathtaking moments as you can :D When I turned fifty I wrote a list of things I wanted to do, places I wanted to see etc. mind some of them are a bit extreme but I try and do a coup...
by cushy butterfield
Sun Jun 21, 2009 10:15 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: National food
Replies: 9
Views: 307

Re: National food

and well and truly British Pete, lots of people over here still think fish and chips is the national dish of England, but I have to tell them otherwise, that its curry.
by cushy butterfield
Sun Jun 21, 2009 10:12 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: I really must have an honest face
Replies: 12
Views: 298

Re: I really must have an honest face

I have been getting e-mails similar to that from Africa and the Phillipines in my hotmail account, I just delete them right away :(
by cushy butterfield
Fri Jun 19, 2009 12:40 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: westoe cut...
Replies: 29
Views: 1698

Re: westoe cut...

Image

here is a pic of the Westoe cut, can you see the wooden cobbles?
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:53 pm
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: westoe cut...
Replies: 29
Views: 1698

Re: westoe cut...

did you know that the westoe cut is the only place with wooden cobbles :!:
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:47 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: whats this?
Replies: 36
Views: 1233

Re: whats this?

yeah it is. I loved Rottnest Island got some photos of the critters somewhere will have to try and dig em out.
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:42 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: FLAMING JUNE
Replies: 57
Views: 965

Re: FLAMING JUNE

just the start or our summer and it has been sunny and 24 for the past few days :D :D If anybody goes to the Hoppings I would love to see some photos, I have lots of memories about going to the Town Moor. Is Gypsy Rose Lee still the first caravan on the right. Do they still have the sideshows, I lov...
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 10:36 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: whats this?
Replies: 36
Views: 1233

Re: whats this?

Willem de Vlamingh, a Dutch mariner that thought Rottnests quokkas looked like giant rats. When he landed in 1696, he named the island 'Rat's Nest Island, or in Dutch, Rottenest Island. The 'e' was eventually dropped and today it is also affectionately called Rotto by local West Australians. I rembe...
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 2:35 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: some outback Aussie icons
Replies: 22
Views: 591

Re: some outback Aussie icons

I was in OZ in 2007 visiting my sister. We went on a trip to Ayres Rock or Uluru for a weekend. Visited the Rock and the Olgas at sunset and also at sunrise, just beautifull the way the rock changes colour. We also did the Sounds of Silence dinner in the outback, it was wonderfull. but the highlight...
by cushy butterfield
Wed Jun 17, 2009 2:17 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: whats this?
Replies: 36
Views: 1233

Re: whats this?

What do they call those little things that roam around Rottnest Island off Perth. Are they not called Quooka's? they only live on this island?
by cushy butterfield
Fri Jun 12, 2009 1:28 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: camera
Replies: 8
Views: 302

Re: camera

Hubby says thanks for the birthday greetings :D he also says Anna he always has fun with his equipment :D :D cheeky boy Yeah Baldy he is really pleased with the camera, I totally surpised him with it, I knew he wanted one after looking at yours when we were there, but its something he would never ha...
by cushy butterfield
Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:45 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: When dad is a graphic designer.....
Replies: 20
Views: 401

Re: When dad is a graphic designer.....

:lol: :lol: I LOVE the shrek one
by cushy butterfield
Fri Jun 12, 2009 3:43 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: camera
Replies: 8
Views: 302

camera

good name for a topic, will have Curly and Baldy looking at this lol Anyhow hubby turned 60 today and I bought him the Nikon D5000 dslr camera, seems to be pretty good, although I will stick to my point and shoot little digital, :) when we were over there having drinks with everyone in the New Crown...
by cushy butterfield
Thu Jun 11, 2009 2:18 am
Forum: Tyneside Old Codgers History Room
Topic: photos for jemr57
Replies: 18
Views: 1231

Re: photos for jemr57

Is that the St Bedes that was near the Derby St baths and it was run by nuns? I went there for about a year even though I wasnt a Catholic, I remeber though the playground on the roof and the statues of the Virgin Mary in the hall ways, and the Nuns rapping your knuckles with a ruler :(
by cushy butterfield
Thu Jun 11, 2009 2:03 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Lap Top
Replies: 24
Views: 581

Re: Lap Top

Global those 50cc honda bikes are virtually indistructable. I watched a program about then and they did all kind of things to it and it still ran. took the oil out of it and replaced it with used dirty chip oil, still ran. Even threw it off the top or a 5 storey building and it still ran. Hope you d...
by cushy butterfield
Thu Jun 11, 2009 1:57 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Annas photo
Replies: 34
Views: 1040

Re: Annas photo

Anna was there a good looking guy on the other end of the stiffy lol lol :D :D :D
by cushy butterfield
Thu Jun 11, 2009 1:49 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Microsoft Updates
Replies: 22
Views: 635

Re: Microsoft Updates

Rossinbird how do you like your Acer netbook, I have just got one, only had it about a week, but so far am enjoying it :D

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