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Still Here
Saturday, January 18, 2020      1 comments

I have felt quite cut off, no emails from Spark People for several years, thanks to stupid European Union regulations. Well, thank God for Boris Johnson, Nigel Farage and Brexit, we will leave the EU on January 31st 2020! Hooray! Maybe then, onc... Read more
This is getting to be a habit!
Tuesday, November 27, 2012      6 comments

Dentist again this morning, another molar extracted, two fillings done without injections. That's the last of my lower molars, got five of my own left at the front and two screw-in ones, and a full denture at the top, so I'll have to go back ... Read more
After the dentist...
Monday, October 03, 2011      2 comments

He did such a good job removing my aching tooth, that within a couple of days I had forgotten it was ever there! Yes it did make me think a bit more about what I was eating. So there I was, quietly fishing, later in the week. Just happened to ... Read more
Sunday, September 25, 2011      0 comments

Going to the dentist for an extraction later this morning. emoticon Maybe that will stop me snacking for a few day... Read more
Early retirement and redundancy
Sunday, February 01, 2009      0 comments

Too much stress at work, been on 2 months trial period with new terms and conditions. Driving some days in excess of 200 miles, doing repair jobs for which I have little or no experience or training. Lots of problems with admin and other departm... Read more
Family Funeral
Saturday, January 17, 2009      0 comments

Mother-in-law's funeral was on Thursday, daily routine went out the window. Grazing at buffet late afternoon and early evening. Later that night, my sons took me to the pub where we had curry for dinner and a few beers! Still some left-overs f... Read more
bad day
Saturday, January 03, 2009      0 comments

cold, miserable, wife unwell laying about in pyjamas all day. Made dinner from whats left in the freezer, trying to use up crap left over prior to defrosting. Eaten all wrong foods, grazing all day, choccie biccies and sweeties as well. Start ... Read more
It's Christmas....
Monday, December 29, 2008      0 comments

Not such a merry christmas this year. Normally, we have a wonderful family party on Christmas Eve, my mother-in-law's birthday, with all the grandchildren and great grandchildren. This year, dear mother-in-law was admitted to hospital in late ... Read more
On track
Sunday, December 21, 2008      0 comments

Weight loss 10 pounds so far, no more slip ups - yet - trying to resist all those mince pies and Xmas treats coming up this week. Been eating so much more fruit than ever before, feeling better for it too. Now I must turn my attention to the e... Read more
fell off the wagon...
Sunday, December 14, 2008      0 comments

Been good for 2 weeks, as far as calorie counting was going. Lots of stress right now with mother-in-law in hospital with bad cancer. So, Friday dinner was in Nando's, but at least I had a plate full of salad with my hot hot chicken breast. ... Read more