The Story Of The Blues

The people at Blurt It Out, whom I’ve recently started following on Twitter, are trying to help stamp out the stigma of talking about depression and other mental health issues, and have suggested people write about their experiences and share with others.   As I’m currently “cured” I didn’t think much of it. Didn’t think anyone would be […]

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Sunday Success (sort of)

I did my little drive this morning 🙂 It felt like someone else was steering and changing gear & I had a fairly horrific hot flush for my trouble but I did it! 🙂 I only went as far as somewhere I knew I could safely leave the car and walk home from but I […]

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Stress on Saturday

3 weeks ago today I was having a very bad day indeed. I didn’t realise it was a very bad day indeed until around this time of day but by then I wanted the day to be over! First thing in the morning I got up, made my coffee, did my stomach crunches & Wii […]

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Saturday – minus a stone

I was going to blog about weight loss a few weeks ago when I got my Wii Fit Plus but the day before I planned to write mine, my friend Natz started her own weight loss blog diary! As we have several mutual friends on Twitter & Facebook it seemed daft to do mine at the same […]

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Blue Monday

  No, not the New Order song though a great excuse to hear this Kylie mash-up again!   But, the term coined by a holiday marketer many moons ago in order to persuade us to book a trip someplace nice to drag us out of the post-Christmas doom and gloom. Using the theory, and ignoring […]

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Monday Memories: Achy Breaky Backache

Backache. Some days I feel like I’ve suffered with back pain forever. I know that I haven’t but it has been a long time. I first recall hurting my back as a teenager after taking a dizzy-spell induced tumble. I was sent for an X-ray, had some physio, took some painkillers, had some ultrasound & […]

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Let’s Talk About…Fear

Fear. Tomorrow I’m having a little operation. Nothing major. Just a cyst that needs removing, the consultant is 99% certain it’s nothing to worry about so I’m not. Bit miffed he’s probably going to need to shave my head a bit to do it as I’ve got a big weekend of going out and about afterwards, […]

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