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Tuesday fun
Thursday, July 31, 2014      5 comments

l had such a great time in the local park and garden with my daughter-in-law, her friends, my grand children and their friends last week that we've decided every Tuesday will be a fun day through the long and, hopefully hot, summer holidays. ... Read more
Memories are made of this...
Wednesday, July 23, 2014      4 comments

l don't seem to have blogged in a long time, time to get back to it. The weather is glorious, wall to wall sunshine! ... Read more
A stitch in time...
Wednesday, April 02, 2014      7 comments

I hit another milestone on my weightless journey today. I'm really happy with the way things are going, I've been clearing out my wardrobe after losing five dress sizes and needed something new to wear which didn't make me look like a 'bag ... Read more
Quintessential English
Monday, March 31, 2014      6 comments

I didn't manage to get a blog in last week what with one thing and another so this was my walk I should have posted then. As some of you already know, my DH is an upholsterer and part of the job entails visiting clients in their own homes ... Read more
A walk in the beech wood
Monday, March 17, 2014      5 comments

Well, yesterday was another morning of sitting watching DH garden whilst I itched to be helping but there's only so much you can do with one hand...lol...very frustrating! It was a bright day with a clear blue sky, scudding fluffy white clo... Read more
Filey Dams
Wednesday, March 12, 2014      5 comments

The weathermen forecast that sunday would be the hottest day of the year so far, hard to believe after the wettest on record but they were right! Sunday dawned with clear blue skies and warm sunshine...officially we were hotter than Greece! ... Read more
I've got a house!
Thursday, March 06, 2014      11 comments

I decided when I began my weightloss journey to lose in increments of ten pounds at a time and reward myself after each one. Well, this week saw my seventh reward arrive. I usually pick something that I want but don't really need as a t... Read more
The walk through the woodland
Thursday, February 20, 2014      8 comments

Well, the day started off rainy and windy, so windy it was actually buffeting the side of the house and sounding for all the world like a banshee! 'Just my luck' I thought when I'd planned to go on a woodland walk with three friends. We'd ar... Read more
Fresh air, good company and raring to go...
Monday, February 17, 2014      6 comments

Well, I finally got my long walk and a few photos so here's the promised blog. The weather of late has been absolutely diabolical with gale force winds, torrential rain and foggy, freezing conditions. Every path is either mired in mud or de... Read more
Update on me...
Sunday, February 16, 2014      7 comments

Just an update on my health...this sounds so precocious as if I'm special and I'm not really! Everything seems to be doing fine just now. After my last blog I developed a kidney infection which has taken almost four weeks to clear but ... Read more
On the final leg of recovery!
Thursday, January 09, 2014      10 comments

Seems ages since I've blogged what with one thing and another...mainly my eleven year old computer which was so slow it was almost at stop and didn't like to upload photos either...very frustrating!! Well, Father Christmas brought me a nice... Read more
it really doesn't matter if it pitter, pitter patters all the day!
Sunday, October 27, 2013      7 comments

Well, the idea was a lazy sunday by the fire. DH would watch the Grand Prix while I read, sewed or knitted...wrong! DH can't just sit! It was too wet and windy to garden so he disappeared into the greenhouse but there's not a lot... Read more
Seasons of mist...
Friday, October 18, 2013      6 comments

We need potatoes, we grow quite a few for 'new' ones but not any keepers so I usually order a sack of them by telephone from a local farm. They deliver them to my door either the same day or the next one. Very good service! This morning ... Read more
storm damage
Tuesday, October 15, 2013      6 comments

This last week has been horrendous weather. It started raining last wednesday afternoon and it's hardly stopped since. The wind has been mostly at gale force and it's so cold we've got the heating on! Friday was a doozy of a storm with no po... Read more
artificial sweeteners
Thursday, October 10, 2013      10 comments

Five weeks ago I was referred to a gastrologist to try and sort out bile duct, liver and kidney problems and various allergies I'd developed. I also had a low immune system. I already knew I was allergic to lettuce, pineapple and latex an... Read more

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