Tag Archives: choices

The Healthy Option is killing him!

Over the years, I have come across several instances where diet has played a key factor in someone’s health. Obviously the obesity problem is getting away from us all, and personally I don’t think taxing sugary drinks, chocolate, sticky buns … Continue reading


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This is sew not me

We’ve been into town today on the hunt for fabric to make curtains for the boat for the winter months. We measured up, and there is a sewing service at the local launderette, so I walked the dog there over … Continue reading

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Favourite things

In the 60s, I saw The Sound of Music so many times, I could probably act it on my own. Actually, my favourite piece was Climb Every Mountain, and recently we have had to deal with ‘bumps’ that escalated to … Continue reading

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One of the main topics in the news last week was Loneliness. Most of the attention was focused on the elderly, those whose offspring have left the parental home, and/or a partner has died. Apparently, 30% of the UK population … Continue reading

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