Posts Tagged ‘health’

Got a head cold. Uncomfortable cos I can’t sleep….wake up drowning in snot! So stayed in bed for solstice. Carl moved an old wooden step ladder in the bedroom and put my poppies on it so I could see them from bed. Was noice….

A phone call yesterday from a friend a haven’t seen for a while, and her mention of a “health scare”…I didn’t disclose because she had her own things to talk through, but I have just been through a bit of a *health scare* myself. Had a mammogram a few weeks back. I have been on […]

Christmas this year was always going to be a little strange. No Jack who is still in Nepal. A slight sense of relief that the mad week of Isabel turning 18 is all over (it all went so well …), and the relief that comes with the end of a pretty busy work year. Working […]

Got lots of posts in draft and I have been super quiet of late…but why? ‘Cos I’m not super excited about blogging on iPad mini or phone…and I hardly ever get to a laptop at home. But I shall perservere! But also because I find everything so noisy just at present. I am not a […]

Have had lower back ache of a kind not encountered before. It began with a twinge a few weeks back and I have dutifully ignored it until this week. I think I even stretched to an almost unknown area of my body during balance on Sunday. Hah! But Monday found me very stiff and sore […]

See, luckily I have Facebook to tell me my age (or not). Since turning 52 last week – everytime I log into facebook – the second post in my feed is the one above. So I’m 52 Facebook, not 53! Nor to I aspire to be 29. I have never searched for weight-loss products or […]

August wellness


A few of us got were talking about another monthly challenge (‘cos we haven’t got enough to pack into our days already….) and we came up with a wellness challenge for August. It’s really about being mindful about ourselves and perhaps posting a tip, a photo, a thought¬†a day during August.¬† Well I missed the […]