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The Weather
Tuesday, February 14, 2017      2 comments

Last night it was a vicious cold wind which made my night walk impossible...unwise anyway. Now it is horribly cold and raining. I need to plan for bad weather. I shall move from here to some heavy cleaning...and then think of some bad weather... Read more
Improving Health
Sunday, February 12, 2017      1 comments

If I think back to when I started to exercise properly, it is amazing what I can do now that I never thought was possible. It is always a bit up and down, as my blood sugars are erratic and I hypo very easily. I am so glad that I started a... Read more
Starting again
Sunday, January 29, 2017      2 comments

I don't really have much to say at the moment. I am trying to get organised and start again, and reminding myself how to do this is part of the plan. ... Read more
Beautiful Harvest
Tuesday, August 20, 2013      4 comments

This picture is the contents of a basket picked from my greenhouse and garden. What better incentive to a healthy diet? Baruch HaShem. ... Read more
First Learn to Walk
Sunday, November 18, 2012      2 comments

It probably sounds very strange, but one of the really wonderful fitness achievements of the last 2 years has been learning to walk. I am 59, and had not had an accident or stroke. I just read a Sparkpeople guide and a book by Lucy Knight, an... Read more
How to find time you didn't know you had.
Tuesday, November 13, 2012      1 comments

Being inclined to worrying, I often waste time when I have an appointment or deadline...even when I am just waiting for someone to come to the house. As I get older, I am learning to overcome this, but I have also found a good way to help use ... Read more
Wasting time?
Wednesday, November 07, 2012      2 comments

I sometimes waste time on the computer....even Sparkpeople, when I get caught up in things I don't need to do....and designing stuff just because I can. ... Read more
A Joyful Sign of Winter
Wednesday, August 22, 2012      3 comments

I took this photo' from my bedroom window this morning. It makes me feel slightly sad, because these first flowers at the top of the shrub are a sure sign that Winter is on the way. ... Read more
Hanukkah Inspiration
Tuesday, December 20, 2011      1 comments

Thoughts on Hanukkah Long ago, around 167 B.C., Jerusalem was occupied by the Syrians and under the control of a particularly evil man called Antiochus. As has happened so many times in the history of Israel, overwhelmingly outnumbered Jewish ... Read more
First bicycle Mile
Tuesday, August 16, 2011      2 comments

My wonderful husband assembled my new bicycle last night, and I did my first mile at about 7am today...before the traffic got scary. It was hard work, but so much easier with a small frame bike (16") which I have not had before. ... Read more
My first ever blog!
Thursday, May 12, 2011      0 comments

This is just an experiment really, learning how to do it. ... Read more