Category Archives: My life

The Rose by the Window

I pulled back the drapes, Couldn’t believe my eyes, For there in the sunshine, A wondrous surprise, Blood red and blooming, A sight to behold, A beautiful rose, Despite Autumn’s cold. I hung out of the window Only half awake … Continue reading

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Share your world: October 15th

Welcome to Share Your World for the week of October 15th! https://sparksfromacombustiblemind.com/2018/10/15/share-your-world-10-15-18/  This week’s questions include some food, some whimsy, something opinion based and one just because. What’s the biggest screw up in the kitchen that you were responsible for? … Continue reading

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Good day, despite the wind

If you read my earlier post today, I mentioned I was suffering from gas (wind 1). Hubby and I still went out though, but I had that now familiar pain and reached for the antacids we keep in the car. … Continue reading

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Friday 12th October 2018

I wonder how she’s feeling this morning? I bet she’s been up since the early hours, probably cursing the weather and hoping it will at least stay dry for the photos. Will she have a good breakfast, or will she … Continue reading

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Finally got the kit out!

I’ve been meaning to make some cards for the last few days but other things have taken priority, and I think most of us would agree it’s much nicer to get out and enjoy the sunshine before the weather really … Continue reading

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Tomatoes aren’t necessarily Love Apples

It would appear that my love of tomatoes may well have been a serious contributory factor to my indigestion problems. Tomatoes are acidic, and we have already discovered that Hubby has a low tolerance to them, so I have literally … Continue reading

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Foods that are good for you: a revamped post from Oct 2013

I wrote the original post almost five years ago. You can view it here. I hadn’t been to Slimming World then, but for new readers, it will give you some background of my never-ending battle against the bulges. It’s over … Continue reading

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