Stew in a Pumpkin
Wednesday, September 10, 2008      3 comments

Stew in a Pumpkin This is a GREAT recipe that is so simple and yet so stunning when it is served. Perfect for Halloween or for any Autumn meal. Use what ever veg you have and the quantities are basically up to you - you can make as little o... Read more
I watched my beautiful boy cat die
Friday, July 04, 2008      26 comments

I don't really know how to put into words the events of last night. We were saying goodbye to friends who are emigrating to Australia today. Drinking a cup of tea and reminiscing about the old days when Phil, my partner, heard a thud. He got u... Read more
The Summer Solstice
Friday, June 20, 2008      9 comments

The Summer Solstice, or Litha, falls on 20 June at 23.59hrs UT in the Northern hemisphere this year. Usually it falls on 21st June but due to this year being a leap year we see it occurring on this date instead. The Summer Solstice is known as... Read more
When life gives you lemons.........
Wednesday, June 18, 2008      5 comments

.....and Oranges. Make Marmalade! Ingredients: Juice of 4 oranges Peel from 2 oranges, cut into long thin slices (or chunkier if you like it like that) Juice of 1 large lemon 1 teaspoon bicarbonate of soda 7 oranges 8 ounce... Read more
Summer is well and truly here!!
Tuesday, June 17, 2008      4 comments

It's HOT HOT HOT! There's nothing I love more than getting back to nature and grubbing about in the dirt amongst the plants and insects. I live in rented accommodation at the moment and although my entire yard is paved, still this hasn't pre... Read more
Thursday, June 12, 2008      9 comments

WOW! I am so excited and so proud of myself. I weighed myself today (first time since I started here in March) and I've lost....... Drum roll purlease........... 4.7 kg's!!!!!! That's like 10.3617263 pounds!! (hee hee - I used... Read more
Time flies.....................
Thursday, May 29, 2008      4 comments

I can't believe it's 5 weeks until my "goal" date. Where has the time gone?? Realistically thinking I honestly don't think I'll make it to my goal weight in the allotted time I gave myself.. But that's OK...I'm not gonna give up, i... Read more
Catch me if you can.......
Thursday, May 08, 2008      3 comments

Hello Sparkers, it's been a while since I last blogged (naughty, naughty me) but I do have a good excuse. Work's been absolutely chaotic the last 10 days, been working 14 hour days solidly - yep including weekends. But the project is approachi... Read more
It's Friday!!! YEEEEHAH!!!
Friday, April 04, 2008      2 comments

YAY! I realise the titles for my blogs are not very imaginitive...I will work on this. Having a really good day today, again....(I could get used to this) :) I'm wondering if my recent conversion to veganism is responsible for the ... Read more
Today Was Thursday
Thursday, April 03, 2008      2 comments

Woke up in a super duper mood this morning! Bursting with the joys of Spring so I was. For me, being a Bi-polar sufferer, I have to take days like this by the horns and make the most of them. I ventured to the Supermarket BY MYSELF!! And man... Read more
Quips and Quotes
Wednesday, April 02, 2008      1 comments

I like quotes. They're short, direct and make me think. I've decided that I'm going to have a quote of the day and what better place to document them than my blog here at SparkPeople. Todays Quote (s): To be yourself in a world tha... Read more
First Blog!!
Tuesday, April 01, 2008      2 comments

Well I've been a member here at Spark People for a wee bit more than a month and it's about time I made a blog entry. To be perfectly honest, I was refraining from blogging here as I really didn't expect to still be here!! But, I am delight... Read more