Tag: health

Around the world in seven days

Around the world in seven days

We make a fair amount of our food mostly from scratch. It very often is a collaborative effort between us as well. Our kitchen isn’t …

 

Fresh green beans

Fresh green beans

Saturday morning ritual – The vege market. Special time with my husband Alone together Buying fresh fruit and vegetables to feed our family for the coming week. A hive of …

 

To hear or not to hear

To hear or not to hear

Being woken in the middle of the night by my son Damian (or as he’d preferred to be known, Michael) is not an uncommon occurrence. This …

 

Pampering

Pampering

Pampering myself is not something that comes naturally. I always feel it is being selfish. Guilt nags away at me. The reason for this is …

 

113 – In need of maintenance

113 – In need of maintenance

Some days we wish time away so that the day will end quickly. We want to forget these days and all that happens during them. …

 

076 – Banana man

076 – Banana man

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in …

 

068 – The sound of distant thunder

068 – The sound of distant thunder

Our religion keeps reminding us that we aren’t just will and thoughts. We’re also sand and wind and thunder. Rain. The seasons. All those things. …

 

064 – Slowing down

064 – Slowing down

Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast. — William Shakespeare Speed kills. We hear this message repeatedly – driving at excessive speed kills people. The statistics …

 

010 – Brain haze

010 – Brain haze

I woke at 3am with a thumping headache. My automatic response was to get up, take some tablets, massage the nape of my neck and …