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Limping but determined!
Sunday, September 22, 2013      6 comments

I haven't blogged in a while as I haven't been walking much. I've broken a large piece of bone off the front of my patella (I already have arthritis is this knee) which has been very painful, I'm waiting for an MRI scan to see if I've damaged... Read more
take the rough with the smooth...
Monday, August 12, 2013      4 comments

Well yesterday started off on a good note, at weigh-in I was down another pound..Yay!! Then I went downstairs to find Charlie, my chinchilla, was lying in an unusual spot on the wire mesh floor behind his sand bath and not in his warm fleec... Read more
When the world says 'Give up'...Hope whispers 'Try it one more time'...
Tuesday, June 25, 2013      5 comments

Things are still going well, I lost another pound this week. I feel very motivated. We had a wedding to attend on Saturday and I actually had someone ask me if I'd lost weight which was a real boost even though they hadn't seen me in a whil... Read more
It's a wonderful life
Monday, June 17, 2013      3 comments

I awoke this morning painfree!! And believe me that's some acheivement after the last few months!! I've had two kidney infections, a urinary tract infection, a nasty virus that knocked me for six making me very lethargic for over a month... Read more
Ray Foster's pond
Thursday, June 06, 2013      4 comments

After many nondescript, dreary days the weather finally perked up a bit. It hasn't lasted long but we enjoyed the blip. The day dawned to cloudless blue skies and a gentle breeze...too good an opportunity to miss so we set off, without a conti... Read more
wood and moor
Thursday, May 09, 2013      3 comments

It seems ages since I've blogged, my computer's been on a bit of a go slow and is very frustrating. It let me type everything in and then seemed to jump and go back to whatever I was doing before and losing everything so I gave up...lol...lets h... Read more
Hailstones and hares!
Monday, February 25, 2013      7 comments

We managed to get in a bit of good walking this week-end, we haven't been far this last couple of weeks with the weather being so bad. The weather forecast wasn't too good but apart from the strong nithering north wind and squally hailstone sh... Read more
The ABC of me...
Saturday, January 26, 2013      4 comments

I filched this blog from Celloplayer, hopefully she doesn't mind so hope you enjoy it. The ABC of me! A: Available or married. Married, we'll celebrate forty one years in march this year. B: Book I'm reading Random Passage by ... Read more
Tuesday, January 15, 2013      4 comments

We've certainly had a weird weather pattern over the last year but officially it's beaten any previous record set. 2012 was officially the driest on record in the early part of the year with the reservoirs down lower then ever before and th... Read more
a second chance...use it wisely!
Sunday, January 06, 2013      7 comments

The last five years have been a bit of a mish-mash for me both health and diet wise but twenty thirteen is going to be my year...I can feel it!! I've finally been given the green light from the doctors, officially nothing is now wrong with ... Read more
Christmas at my sons
Saturday, December 29, 2012      6 comments

It's been a wonderful Christmas this year if only because I've actually been well, something which hasn't happened in the last five years so this year was even more special. Everyone was so happy and nothing went wrong.Everyone got what they w... Read more
we'll weather the weather...
Tuesday, December 18, 2012      4 comments

The weather over the last couple of weeks reminds me of that old poem we said as children, you know the one... Whether the weather be fine Or whether the weather be not, Whether the weather be cold Or whether the weather be hot, We'... Read more
fancy a chuckle...
Thursday, December 06, 2012      9 comments

These made me chuckle so I thought I'd share them! Only a woman... ... Read more
Burton Constable Hall
Monday, December 03, 2012      4 comments

Last Monday afternoon my friend Ruth and I visited a stately home called Burton Constable Hall. It's been the home of the Constable family since the early sixteenth century and is still a family home today. It was open to the public to s... Read more
Mother Nature's glory
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      5 comments

Sunday was what we call bracing here in Yorkshire. A cold and strong north wind sent leaves skittering from their precarious grip on the branches of the trees and grey white clouds scudding across the overcast sky whilst underfoot Jack Frost h... Read more

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