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All aboard

For the first time since our arrival, we are ‘boat bound’. It hasn’t stopped raining since 10pm yesterday, luckily just after we’d settled down for the night having taken Maggie out for her final wee. These days I’m not worried … Continue reading

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Know thy body

In the main, I have great respect for the medical profession. I admit to having the occasional differences of opinion with certain GPs, but I do not bury my head in the sand regarding health issues for myself, Hubby and … Continue reading

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Crabby Bitch

My day started pretty well, waking up feeling rested and it wasn’t raining. As soon as my big toe hit the air, it all fell apart. I can’t blame it on PMT as all that is behind me now, and … Continue reading

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Honey Monster Alert

Many years ago, The Honey Monster advertised a brand of cereal which was very popular with children and adults alike. This morning when I woke up, I could smell sugar puffs, but no-one had had any for breakfast, in fact … Continue reading

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Eye Opener

I read an article in Freshly Pressed this week entitled ‘Portrait of a Diabetic’. After reading it, I was stunned. Not because of its content, but because of the food restrictions the Author has in leading a ‘normal’ life. My … Continue reading

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Feet first

I hate feet. With a passion. I always have. Even mine. If Hubby stubs his toe, I am taken back to the time he took a chunk out of it on the carpet edging strip and my stomach lurches. Blood … Continue reading

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No, this is not a type error or case of dyslexia. This is about FOOD BOREDOM  I suppose school dinners could be blamed for some of it. I mean we had mash, boiled and roast potatoes once a week, curry … Continue reading

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Foods that are good for you.

There aren’t any. If you believe everything you read, what the Experts say is good for you one week, is bad for you the next, and I’ve even read conflicting reports on the same day in the same headline group! … Continue reading

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