Category Archives: health

More autumn pics from my garden .. my sanctuary

We appear to be leading quite a dull life at the moment with no photographs of exciting places or events.     Hubby and I have been involved with personal stuff at home.  Me, with my focus on the hip/bum/piriformis issue .. .which … Continue reading

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Walking with Lily in Delta Park

Those who have read about my pelvic region saga in my post ‘I cannot do sit-ups or roll-ups’, my physio suggested not attempting any Delta parkruns for a while (I’ve been to three sessions of physio so far).   Delta Park … Continue reading

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I cannot do sit-ups or roll-ups !

Well … I’ve learned something new today … all about L4’s, 5’s, S1’s and sit-ups !! I don’t usually write about me, except in those dark days in 2010 when I needed psychological help when my world turned upside down, and writing my problems … Continue reading

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Wordless Wednesday :

Model – my beautiful, courageous, strong, inspiring sister in law, Kathy … a breast cancer survivor  Photographer – my ultra talented daughter, Jeanette – Jeanette’s posts are amazing – a must read.  Powerful, inspiring, courageous and emotional .. touches your soul … Continue reading

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I can face the world again ..

….. I have had my last session with the psychologist this week!   I am back to being ME  …. “I am that I am … perfect, powerful and whole” The psychologist’s door is always open for me if I need … Continue reading

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Not quite a felt-tipped pen ..

… but have had a spa pedicure today … .. where my feet were wrapped in hot paraffin wax … oiled and massaged … filed and buffed … and finally prettied up with polish !!! I also had a hot … Continue reading

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Water .. or nectar of the gods ..

My blood pressure has been yo-yo-ing since Christmas and went to the doc yesterday. The same thing happened two years ago … Sooo .. doc has given me the same medication as before – don’t need it for long .. … Continue reading

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Yay … the sun is shining!

We woke up this morning to lovely sunshine …. … after a couple of days of unseasonal rain … brr … chilly and wet!!! When it’s not expected there were many of us collecting littlies from school without umbrellas or … Continue reading

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Oh … what a lovely morning at Woodlands!

What did you do on Saturday morning? A full body hot stone massage and pedicure – that’s what I had!!!! Oooh .. it was heavenly!! It was my Mother’s Day gift from Elaine …. to spend some time together .. … Continue reading

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A tragic fire …. an annual squeeze and a knight!

I’ve been squished and squeezed .. it’s an annual event!! I go yearly for a mammogram and have been for years now as I have fibroadenosis. It doesn’t usually lead to anything “sinister” as my GP says but I need … Continue reading

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