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  • When a patient with alzheimers dies it's normally from some form of illness or codition... it is a progressive disease - but the most common cause of death for Alzheimers sufferers is pneumonia.  Or in the case of my father in law the head injury he…
  • I wonder what he actually died of...he was only in his 60s (it really annoys me people saying he died of Alzheimers!!)  It's really sad...I found him in his documentaries to be so insightful and funny...not afraid to talk of his disease, but not afr…
  • Morning all - love the pug duvet lol. Up bright and early here...so we bought this treadmill and I've hardly used it because I'm too busy in the evenings (we're working late most evening now...so busy in the clinic we've had to add in late evening…
  • Just sent off a parcel for LMF - I priced it in the local post office and they were going to charge me £48!!! and it would take up to 40 days to get there!!  So I drove 2 miles to the local Donegal post office...£14 delivery and it'll take a week to…
  • *sigh*  missing LMF tonight....chatting online doesn't always cut it....maybe it's cos Mother's Day is coming up...ah well...it;s not a big thing in the scheme of things....but there you go
  • I need more cheese....although I do have a big slice of goats cheese....not sure what to make with it....I normally just cook with goats cheese and not eat it non cooked IYKWIM!!
  • We had about 8 - 10 inches of snow!!  It fell overnight, causing traffic chaos....and then melted like billyo causing more chaos...it made my boots all squishy Sun is shining today!  And it's expected to go quite warm for the weekend...thus ends …
  • ...just for the record....I hate snow...
  • Hope your back (hip flexor etc) are much better today TH. We have an empty nest at the minute...LMF off in Oz and BGD is in Leeds for the (long) weekend (he's got a gig and they're recording in the studio too) - so it's me, MrGFB and Murray rattli…
  • That's great coverage Bookie We are the noisy neighbours in our street....but we're not as bad as we used to be We bought a second hand treadmill which we're dead excited about...we tried Murray on it too (cos..you do don't you!) and she coped…
  • Early Happy VD to you all too   I've been grounded by my doc - so much for wanting to get bouncing...the toe that I cut (road rashed!) in Sydney hasn't healed - (it's an open wound basically!) so she's told me to stay off my feet (HA!  chance wo…
  • I got my bouncer *boing* - and Lidl were selling gym equipment today - I got a 2.5k and a 5k kettlebell (£4.99 and £6.99 respectively) and some TYR straps (or their version of) for £13.99...bargain!!  I just need to get off my arse and stop just loo…
  • Afternoon all - still waiting on my rebounder...(ordered on the 3rd...paid for speedy delivery....promised delivery on the 5th...emailed twice complaining...they emailed me today with a tracking number for it....they posted it today  ) The rebound…
  • Hi all - big long post got lost...too tired to type again!!  Love to SC hope and pray all goes well for you. I'm jet lagged...we had a lovely time...miss LMF but back to work...that sums it all up
  • 32 degrees here today - wall to wall sunshine...#thinkingaboutemigrating
  • hello all - checking in from Sydney - long, long, long journey....got delayed in Dublin 1.5 hours...got delayed in Abu Dhabi 1 hour - total in the air 22 hours - plus a 4 hour bus journey to get to Dublin...and to top it off I can't sleep in planes …
  • Morning all - last (half) day of work before our big trip starting tomorrow....very emotional day yesterday - LMF had to say goodbye to a lot of people...a bunch of her friends, all the guys at church, some family members.  The Big Good Bye is tomor…
  • I've walked over 70 miles since I got my fitbit...love it!
  • Morning all - sorry for another weather report!  Snow is now gone - thanks to Storm Rachel which is centered on our town....torrential rain and gales of up to 80mph....joy!
  • Morning - we've had about 8 inches of snow fall....sitting in work to see if anyone gets in (we have a 4x4 so we got here no bother)  3 cancellations so far but I got 2 of them filled.  Hey ho - we'll see how we get on (I never thought about alle…
  • Morning - I still have a cold...that's 5 weeks now...I'm beginning to think it's my normal state now...sniffy nose, cough and a dodgy throat! (One week to Oz!)
  • I'm eating an Oat So Simple golden syrup pot...tis yum
  • Morning all - my blue bin got blown over last night - and the brown bin (the teeny tiny one!) is now no more as Murray decided it was a chew toy...RIP brown bin. In work today - we need the money!  Turns out the apartment LMF is going to is unfurn…
  • Morning all and Happy New Year...hope it's a great one for all of us. 14 days to Oz (makes me feel all of these......mainly cos LMF will be leaving us for a year...) I hope this year to get fitter (so, so, so unfit at the minute) and finally los…
  • Morning all - would it be wise to do that Caz?  ((hugs)) It's MrGFB's birthday today - we'll probably just sit in and have a few drinks - everyone else is heading out to festivities...I wouldn't be up for all the fuss...we never go out on our birt…
  • I like mulled wine. But tend to make it cos I'm the only one who does like it and I'd end up *having* to  drink it all myself. *wonders when Bookie actually tasted potpourri*
  • Oh and I forgot to say that I found a really easy way to get rid of Christmas leftovers...in the middle of making a delicious turkey and ham pie - leave the kitchen unattended for 2 minutes and your blonde labrador will sneak in and finish off all t…
  • Send it my way Bookie - I prefer white but I'll suffer the red It's my mum and dad's 52nd wedding anniversary today...and they still like each other lol Bear - it's a pedometer, tracks your calories burned, and you can log the calories you eat, …
  • I'm back to work too Bookie - we had a lovely Christmas - I got a FitBit which I'm loving (it really works for people with a touch of OCD - I couldn't go to bed in the evening without finishing all my steps lol - Murray is getting walked more than u…
  • Bookie - I've made bread stuffing and sausagemeat stuffing...the veggie gravy is amazing!!  If you google Jamie's veggie gravy you could find it - it's nicer than any meat gravy I've ever tasted. Didn't get the vanilla fudge done - will do that to…