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It’s been a good good Friday
Friday, April 19, 2019      1 comments

Spent the day at my friend’s setting her garden in order with the stuff we’d been overwintering in my greenhouse. Then we deckscrubbed the paths and the patio, cut and edged the lawn and gasgunned any remaining weeds. Shattered! Something els... Read more
I’m back
Wednesday, April 17, 2019      5 comments

To my old self. After a full week fighting a bad tummy bug, it finally gave up the challenge and left me. I’m getting back to the planned spring clean indoors and have mown the lawn, brought out the plants from the greenhouse and planted som... Read more
Be careful what you wish for!
Wednesday, April 10, 2019      3 comments

I do need some resolve to eat less. I’m usually a girl who can’t say no for normal. It wasn’t on the wish list that I’d pick up a bug and lose 3 days eating. Just hope I don’t go on catch tomorrow since I’m starting to feel a wee bit b... Read more
Monday, April 08, 2019      0 comments

I feel more buoyant tomorrow. Feeling quite flat but don’t know why... Read more
Plans for week one starting 9/4/19
Monday, April 08, 2019      2 comments

Time eating times. And log them Plan food intake. And allow space for emergencies Plan a little exercise. Remember my age. Wed to Fri progress the front room spring clean. Fri-Sunday relax at Annes ... Read more
Sunday, April 07, 2019      2 comments

I’ve been around Sparkpeople for years and have lost and gained again and again and it must stop So after my long weekend away I start afresh on Tuesday 9th April with new vision What I must do first of all is List My diffi... Read more
Still need to tidy up
Wednesday, March 27, 2019      2 comments

The odds and ends in the two rooms I’ve spring cleaned, but the weather looks changeable so I went outside and mowed the lawns, weeded the front borders and dug over the vegetable patch. Thursday I can catch up inside and Monday, weather perm... Read more
More than I expected
Tuesday, March 26, 2019      0 comments

Following Monday’s heavy house cleaning I tackled room two today. I am just a bit shattered but I just have the bits to put back tomorrow. And the wardrobes to refill... Read more
Feeling good
Monday, March 25, 2019      3 comments

It’s been a long hard day. What silly woman invented Spring cleaning? But I’ve totally cleaned my bedroom, even freshened up the ceiling emulsion. It was good coming back from a weekend away knowing I’d left all the prep already done. In m... Read more
18/2/19 walking day 3
Monday, February 18, 2019      2 comments

Very educational walk today. Took the bus 4 miles down the road and walked back for breakfast. The Irvine valley used to be full of lace mills, but most have disappeared. Three men at the bus stop were discussing the new job one of them had maki... Read more
Walking day two
Sunday, February 17, 2019      2 comments

It looked like walking was out today because in the morning it rained but in the afternoon after lunch out, the sun came out and my friend dropped me 4 miles from home and I walked home Taking in more snowdrops and also some roadside daffodils... Read more
My first long walk since 30 September
Saturday, February 16, 2019      10 comments

After 3 months doing a minimum 10000 steps a day, life got in the way on 1st October and I haven’t had a good long walk since then until today. 5 minutes from home and the promise that winter is leaving ... Read more