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Please don’t blame the Pangolin…the World has Changed

Please don’t blame the Pangolin…the World has Changed

Please don't blame the Pangolin...the World has Changed The other night I was feeling a little down, so I had a word with myself! We are currently well, my cupboards are getting sorted, the garden looks amazing and my wonderful children shop for us and keep an "eye on...

The world changes… quickly

The world changes… quickly

The world changes... quickly Saturday 14th March... Son Callum’s Birthday... We are all looking forward to a family wedding tomorrow  Eldest son Josh calls... His wife Amy, who is a nurse at Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, has a cough and a temperature, work have told...

WOW ….Where on earth do I start? What a day we had!

WOW ….Where on earth do I start? What a day we had!

WOW ….Where on earth do I start? What a day we had!  2 years ago I struggled to dance for more than 15 minutes at a time at Robin Windsors class in Wigan where I had gone with my lovely friend Kieranne, hardly surprising as I had severe coronary heart disease at...

Happy Birthday to me!!

Happy Birthday to me!!

Happy birthday to me!!!!Feeling Grateful…. Such a lucky Lady… 2 years ago I was in denial and didn’t really celebrate my significant birthday the way I had thought I would… I hadn’t appreciated that my LAD could give up its fight with the blockages at any point I was...

I’m So Excited……

I’m So Excited……

I'm Soooo Excited!!!I’m soooo excited!!   Anyone who knows me knows that dancing is my passion...watching it, reading about it, talking about it and doing it!! Any time, any place, anywhere!!   2 years ago I met and had a group dance lesson with wonderful...

Just going to put this here…

Just going to put this here…

Just going to put this here...and maybe just maybe I may abide by it!    Rest... its s funny thing. We ( well I) see the need to rest as a weakness, my body is failing me, I'm not strong enough, I'm dipping out, I'm missing out, I'm quitting, I'm giving up...all sorts...

Whats a “normal” weekend?

Whats a “normal” weekend?

What's a Normal Weekend?A normal weekend? What is that? I'm not sure they exist!  A weekend which makes me happy however does exist and being grateful for a weekend when "normal" things happen which bring happiness are to be cherished... So how did mine start? Well......

I’m Quietly Creeping Back

I’m Quietly Creeping Back

I'm Quietly Creeping Back  So…. I have had a busy and strange few months… The Wedding was fabulous but since then I don’t seem to have progressed much with anything… I was determined to develop my Blog and it just hasn’t happened…I still find I get tired and I’m not...

Just 10 more sleeps….

Just 10 more sleeps….

Just 10 more sleeps... Been a bit remiss on my blog and building up my website posts etc because life is becoming more and more normal which is fabulous but even more exciting is my eldest son gets married in just 10 more sleeps I am so lucky his bride to be is super...

Getting fit again

Getting fit again

Getting Fit AgainThursday 3rd January...a nothing kind of day weather wise but for me the sun was shining and the air envigorating...I was off to the gym for my cardiac rehab with the lovely physios at the Alexandra Hospital. Excited about treadmills, bikes and rowing...

My first heartaversary

My first heartaversary

My first HeartaversaryWednesday 23 January 2019  So its almost here …and by the time my website and blog go “live” well I tell people about it and hope that they want to read!)  It will be my first Heartaversary – let me explain… Its a term used by us “Hearties” –...

New Year New Me…

New Year New Me…

New Year, New MeIts already 2nd January and I am determined 2019 is not going to be a reflection of 2018...although I intend reflecting on all the "stuff" that was happening "this time last year" so that I can truly believe how far I have progressed...not least...