Category Archives: health

The Boob, the whole Boob and nothing but the Boob

It’s that time of year for my annual mammogram. Come the 19th September, it will be two years since Humphrey was discovered, and come 31st October, 2 years since he was sent to that great Petri dish in the Sky … Continue reading

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Day of rest? Fat chance

Hubby and I both woke up feeling rested and quite chipper having had a pretty good night’s sleep, the first for months. After our showers, our good spirits all went down the plughole, just like the water, and we hadn’t … Continue reading

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“I could get used to this………………….”

Yesterday saw us giving Maggie her scrambled egg for breakfast as normal and the first portions of plain yoghurt plus boiled chicken and rice for her dinner. Rather than overload her tummy, we split the volume up so that she … Continue reading

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Not so Smart

Our energy supplier sent me an estimated bill today and has decided to reduce our monthly Direct Debit by almost 50%. That’s all well and good, but with the winter months not that far away and us not wishing to … Continue reading

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Light Sleeper

When I was a teenager and ‘out on the razz’, my Mum would never sleep until she knew I was safely home. This went for my sister too, and although both of my parents never minded us bringing the boyfriends … Continue reading

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Early walk 26 July

Up early today as Hubby had a hospital appointment 20 miles away. Maggie was therefore trotting the light fantastic just after 7 am when the day was cool. The original plan was to just walk her round the Avenue, but … Continue reading

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Beware the Indifference

I am incapable of hate, but can come pretty close. Disliking something or someone immensely is probably the nearest I’ll get, but even that doesn’t last. I have a temper, but learned a long time ago to keep it in … Continue reading

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