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@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 05:11 PM) Lollyh I have an iPad Air so if you have an IPad then we should be able to. I don't have an iPhone though and don't you need the phone no? Thanks for understanding about FB
@  lollyh : (02 March 2015 - 04:53 PM) anyone else have i messenger or messages as my ipad calls it? :unsure:
@  lollyh : (02 March 2015 - 04:52 PM) @ rattieroos-aww...thats a pity. :( .thats ok swty.i understand.it can get a bit daunting besides RN is better then facebook :boogie:
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 04:38 PM) lollyh I don't have I messenger and sorry to all who have befriended me already. It's going to have to be short lived. I just can't do both :( it's too much for me. I'd rather stay on RN...so goodbye to FB :bigeyerat:
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 04:34 PM) I was also thinking of Cara's ratties lungs.
@  lollyh : (02 March 2015 - 03:17 PM) just when i am feeling low & pissed off with stupid extended family.i come on here & you all cheer me up.Thank you all. *hugs* to all.
@  lollyh : (02 March 2015 - 03:13 PM) giggle cool man rattieroos.hey do you have i messenger?
@  lollyh : (02 March 2015 - 03:13 PM) oh my hat cara.hope you are all ok & ofcourse all your furbabies.poor babies.i hope the smoke doesn't affect yours or your furbabies lungs. :unsure:
@  robynlyn : (02 March 2015 - 02:13 PM) ya hope you are okay
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 12:43 PM) How are things going with the fire Cara? Do you know offhand what's needed most?
@  robynlyn : (02 March 2015 - 12:08 PM) i am off work today, school is on half term, and i am sitting making dragon themed hammock...obsessed
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 09:51 AM) Anyway I like the ratty ones better!
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 09:51 AM) @lollyh yes from iPad, won't do that again.
@  Rattieroos : (02 March 2015 - 09:50 AM) Got goosebumps Cara, hectic!
@  CaraLudick : (02 March 2015 - 07:19 AM) Fire fighters managed to control the fire behind our house. Hout Bay and Muizenberg still burning really badly. But we are safe thankfully
@  robynlyn : (02 March 2015 - 07:12 AM) Wow be safe
@  CaraLudick : (02 March 2015 - 04:14 AM) The muizenberg fire is now across the road from our house and we're the highest road on the mountain. Ready and packed waiting to be told to evacuate. Estate at the end of our road is bus evacuating now.
@  lollyh : (01 March 2015 - 11:46 PM) lol.is that from your ipad?. i get those too if i use my ipad emoticons. *blush*
@  Rattieroos : (01 March 2015 - 11:22 PM) Those were sleepy yawn faces...not blocks!
@  Rattieroos : (01 March 2015 - 11:21 PM) Goodnight all

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