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MARTHA-ANN
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Salutation to the Dawn
Monday, August 15, 2016      2 comments

This is an ancient Sanskrit proverb by the fifth century poet Kalidasa and is one of my favourite poems, it seems to sum things up perfectly. Have a wonderful day ... Read more
Take the rough with the smooth...
Wednesday, August 10, 2016      6 comments

lt's been a bit of a bad couple of weeks health wise...the rough! The doctor dropped me another tablet and it's taken me nine days to recover! Apparently the tablets stop my adrenal gland from producing cortisol so when l lose a tablet t... Read more
A delicious incentive.
Wednesday, July 27, 2016      2 comments

Many moons ago when l first began my weightless journey l decided that every time l lost a total of ten pounds l would reward myself. Nothing major, just some small item as an incentive to keep on track. l've had a pair of flip-flops, a bro... Read more
DH.
Sunday, July 24, 2016      5 comments

My DH is lovely man, l'm so lucky to have met him. l don't know where l'd be without him now and that's a fact! We've known each other forty seven years, been married forty four, and l wouldn't swap him for all the tea in China...(l don't ac... Read more
Hamster face is happy...lol...
Monday, July 18, 2016      3 comments

Feeling chipper this morning, l lost six pounds at weigh-in....loving it! emoticon l've had quite a good firs... Read more
l'm back!
Monday, July 11, 2016      7 comments

Well, l've resurfaced...and about time too! l've missed everyone. emoticon Looking back, maybe a year or so... Read more
Holkham Hall grounds and walled garden...part 3 of our Norfolk trip
Wednesday, December 23, 2015      3 comments

Day three dawned bright and clear with the, by now, familiar cooing of the young squeakers being fed on the fence near our bedroom window. Still a treat to see we watched in awe as the parents fed them on their special pigeon milk. Then ... Read more
Blakeney Point...part 2 of our Norfolk trip
Monday, November 09, 2015      5 comments

Day two of our Norfolk trip dawned early for me with a lot of cooing outside our bedroom window. DH was still sleeping so l padded quietly around the bed and lifted the blind. Outside on the fence top, not six feet away, sat two young pigeons... Read more
Hallowe'en
Sunday, November 08, 2015      6 comments

My youngest grand daughter's birthday falls the day before Hallowe'en so this year her 5th birthday celebrations followed that theme. A good time was had by all...here are a few snaps of the grandies and some of their friends. ... Read more
Fun and friendship
Saturday, October 24, 2015      6 comments

Had a great night last night, good food, good company and we won the competition! l belong to that great British institution the Wl. Wl stands for Women's Institute and it's a great organisation. lt all began in 1915 in the small villa... Read more
Norfolk here we come! Part 1 of our Norfolk trip
Thursday, October 22, 2015      8 comments

This is the first of a series of blogs from our walking, bird and seal watching holiday we took mid September. We were staying near family in Wells-next-the-sea in Norfolk but moved about throughout the days to visit different areas. We'r... Read more
Walk with me.
Monday, October 19, 2015      5 comments

Finally back to blogging!! l've been a bit busy of late looking after my four grandchildren, then holidaying with DH so l've not had time to write a blog for a while. Things have changed now and l'm back in harness and raring to go!! Y... Read more
Muston Scarecrow Festival.
Friday, August 07, 2015      6 comments

l really must get back to blogging more but the computer has been playing up, it loses the connectivity to the internet and all my work disappears, l have reported it and they say there's no problem so here goes! My good friend, Ruth, and l... Read more
The first of many!
Thursday, May 21, 2015      5 comments

l haven't blogged any of our walks for a good long while, we just haven't done much. lt's my fault, partly due to ill health so l've had to slowly build my walking back up again and l'm gradually getting there. l've been wandering around t... Read more
Our garden waking up for Springtime.
Tuesday, May 05, 2015      6 comments

This is especially for my friend Patty who expressed a wish to see our garden. Here are a few shots of the part l can see from the kitchen windows and conservatory, it's just bursting into it's second growth after the snowdrops, daffodils and ... Read more

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