Friday, 22 March 2013

FRIDAY's FAVE FIVE




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1. This week was as exciting as a walk on a modern graveyard ! Not an old one like above it might be interesting. Before I really collapsed and felt lousy I mowed the lawn, that means I put the robot in the grass pushed the button "start" and watched it from time to time behind the closed French windows (see post below)

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As I couldn't live or die, I took my medication suffered in silence and blogged a bit.

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I have no personal press service, therefore I answered the phone myself and kept my dear friends updated about my miseries.

4. As so often when you have too much time you discover things which I didn't even know that they existed. For example that Blogger keeps your spam mails since 2011 (or maybe 2010) in your spam folder ! I thought if I would delete them they disappear forever, but that's not the case.



I went into the "comment" section of my travel blog



clicked on "spam" and discovered more than 3000 spams in there !! I almost fell off my chair. It was the same in my other blogs.



I clicked on delete, 100 spams per page and deleted them all. It took some time I tell you !



But now my blogs are spam free and I watch now that I delete spams definitively at least once a week !

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The rest of the week I spent counting the days ! I hate not to feel well and it gets on my nerves

And then happened what had to happen in a perfect couple, when one half is sick the other half has to be sick too !




Mr. G. got it too !

Now that I am feeling better .... !

15 comments:

  1. Glad you are feeling better, please take care! hey, I didn't know about the spam thing...thanks for the hint, I will check it.
    By the way, I use google reader to follow many blogs, and I received a note from google that they will close it next month. :( and they don't give options. Do you know another way to follow our blog friends, I mean another "reader"?
    hugs and happy Friday!
    Léia

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  2. Oh yes, that would be the case: you feel better and the other half gets sick. Hope the both of you are on top again soon.

    Spam? I had better check...

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  3. Hope he recovers quickly so you can feel on top of things again.

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  4. Fantastic story, fantastic illustrations. I am greeting

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  5. Glad you kept your sense of humor even though that horrid feeling of sickness tried to take you down. I had no idea about the spam section. I guess that's what I'll be doing along with trying to replace Google Reader! Thanks for the tip.

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  6. Achh these darn colds!! Every one I know is sick.
    Even I got a dose this year and it refused to leave for a long time. I try to stay away from getting sick like this but no one is immune these days.
    Like every one else I am looking forward to nice warm weather lol

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  7. I'm so sorry you haven't been feeling well! And sorry that Mr. G. got it, too! Hopefully he will be on the mend soon, too.

    I try to check my blog spam once a day and gmail spam every now and then. I like to scan it because sometimes a legitimate comment does get pulled into there -- but very quickly because there is so much awful junk in there!

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  8. I had no idea about the spam. I will need to go and check mine. No why would they keep your spam mail for all those years? Hope you are feeling much better. And Mr G too.

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  9. One of my posts seems to attract spam more then any other. I don't know why? Not a good thing to go and look at cemeteries when you are sick. Get well soon.

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  10. your post is so cheerful and made me laugh! love the comics you included. yay for feeling better and I hope and pray your hubby will be feeling just right soon!

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  11. So sorry to hear you are not well. I am having such a hard time handling the pain from the surgery. My hose and face just hurt all the time. Feel better my friend!

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  12. LOL that last cartoon!

    Glad to read you are feeling better :)

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  13. Oh my gosh, you're right about the Spam folder! I just checked mine and it's packed. Off to delete. . .

    (Love that last cartoon!)

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  14. I'll have to go check the spam folder since I'm sick with a cold. Did I catch it from you via the internet??
    Funny cartoon!

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  15. You make me laugh. I hope you are feeling better!

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