Category Archives: My life

A New Prompt

Teresa has thrown open a new prompt with the opener: “Take a trip down memory lane and share your best vacation/trip/holiday memory.” My best vacation has to be our honeymoon to Amsterdam in 1991. At 35 (minus 2 days) it … Continue reading

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Dear Food Diary

After having a mammoth session on my blog (sorry, I got a bit carried away earlier), I have spent most of the afternoon going through the SW literature with a hi-lighter. Several things have changed, including some weights and syn … Continue reading

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I know they forecast snow, but………………….

When Hubby said snow was forecast for the holiday weekend, I thought he was joking. It was quite pleasant at 7 am, though a little cold, but by half past, the skies were black and we were in the throes … Continue reading

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Paving the way

I’ve been busy today making preparations for my next session with Slimming World. I have also put into operation Plan B for snacking. I went into a charity shop today and purchased a glass fruit bowl which is now sitting … Continue reading

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Checking In

The diabetes check in went pretty well. I was seen by the young lassie who saw me last year and who had been dealing with Hubby’s INR for a couple of weeks. My appointment was at 8.40 and we arrived … Continue reading

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A good result this week!

I’ve been back from darts about half an hour and am unwinding before retiring to bed. We won 8 points to 6 tonight, my partner and I beating our opponents in three straight matches. I was quite pleased with the … Continue reading

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Positive Day 26 April

On this day 28 years ago, my business with Ex Partner was finally concluded and all debts against the house were settled. It had been a trying 2 years, and I’d chosen a useless solicitor to act for me whose … Continue reading

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