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  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 21
    Rather a boring day .. I eventually went down to the lounge and was going to join in the Sparkle session but changed my mind and went for a cup of tea instead.. bought a couple of apple tarts [just small individual ones] which were not at all tasty and then went out into the yard to feed the...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 20
    I have spent most of the day on the computer just generally roaming about and looking at things that I would like to buy [ATTACH] This evening there was bocce [bowling] in the lounge but only a few turned up and one of them had her family with her who were being very patronizing which really got...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 19
    Went into the city today at 12.30 until 4pm .. I had a list of 6 things that I wanted to buy but only managed to get 2 plus 2 that I hadn't planned one of which was a nice blousey dress which I saw in the window of "Yours" and couldn't resist it especially as it was only £12.99. Got home in time...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 18
    I had my friend Sally visit this afternoon and she helped me to tidy my bedroom as I tend to just put things on the bed as I am not able to put them away. Then I wanted to find a small quilt that I use for my bed but we couldn't find it anywhere .. under the bed - in the cupboard - we even...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 17
    So pleased to have found somewhere that I can get insurance with a pick up service included for my scooter .. that will be such a relief to know that if I break down I won't be left stranded. Went to the activities room this afternoon for some more prep for the fete but nothing much else to do...
  • have been using the freestyle from Abbot now for the past 6 months and I’ve got to say it’s so much better than sticking my finger all the time I have type 2 diabetes and so I have to buy my sensors myself which cost me just over £48 with vat off and only lasts 14 days which to me seems a bit...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 16
    We had a pamper session this morning so I went to have my nails done which is just a bit of nail varnish put on them. Then this afternoon we all got together to prepare for the upcoming fete next week .. first of all folding the tombola tickets and then putting prices on the items which had been...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 15
    My counsellor came today and I was able to have a good chat about the things that were troubling me and it always helps me which is great. I find that she has such an insight which is of course all due to the training she has had and I am so relieved by it. I went to the cafe for a cuppa as...
  • anna.chalk
    Posted by anna.chalk on Jul 15
    Hi everyone I have had horrendous stomach problems the last few months and wonder if it could be the Metformin playjng up again?? Been told I need an endoscopy but when I was diagnosed with diabetes type 2 could not take Metformin & was eventually was put on slow release 2 x 500mg. Which is...
  • anna.chalk
    Posted by anna.chalk on Jul 15
    Hi everyone I have had horrendous stomach problems the last few months and wonder if it could be the Metformin playjng up again?? Been told I need an endoscopy but when I was diagnosed with diabetes type 2 could not take Metformin & was eventually was put on slow release 2 x 500mg. Which is...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 14
    I had a lovely day out with my niece and her daughter who took me to a garden centre where we had a look round as they have a beautiful collection of garden ornaments and other things. Then we visited my sister who I haven't seen for quite some time and finished off by having a meal at a very...
  • The day was a bit of a disaster .. I had waited all morning for the nurse to come to take some blood and no show .. considering that I had been told twice the previous day! I did go to the lounge in the afternoon for a game of bocce and my neighbour was there too who I haven't seen for a while...
  • LindsayJane
    Posted by LindsayJane on Jul 12
    Put in 2 hours of weed pulling and general tidying this morning much earlier than normal because I didn't sleep well last night and was up at the crack of dawn. We've rather been neglecting the allotment lately but there was no real harm done - rather a lot of weeds but the soil is good and...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 11
    Lost track of which day it is :( I went to Sainsbury to do some shopping and meet my friend to have a cuppa and a chat which was really nice although I had to get up a bit earlier than usual as the Door to Door service could only pick me up at that time.. however, I did have a good time and...
  • foxglove
    Posted by foxglove on Jul 9
    Yesterday was a bit hectic and so was my diet! Unfortunately one of my grandson's had been found dead and I posted some comments about this on a forum where it wouldn't have been read by any of my family but a woman who was an online friend to one of my daughters mentioned this to her causing...
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