Tag Archives: Parkinson’s

Day 33: Astoria to Rabanal del Camino

Part two Despite a dismal wet beginning to the day, by the time I left my lodgings the rain had almost gone and weak sunshine was beginning to break through, looking behind reminded me of the poem The Highwayman, which … Continue reading

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Day Nine Lorca to Estella. In praise of Daughter-in-Laws and Guardian Angels

Owing to a heart complaint, not to mention that I am now in my eighth decade, I often have to split my stages into two; such was the case yesterday, when I walked from Puenta la Reina as far as … Continue reading

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15.06.2014 My wonderful world, a new tree is planted and a great working weekend

Today I thought I’d take you with me on my morning walk around the Estate, this is especially for Jonty my husband’s stepson, who spent a great deal of his formative years here (and loved it). So, let’s go; I leave … Continue reading

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06.04.14. A lovely week, new life and the Godzilla mouse!

  Busy, busy, busy week! Beginning with Mother’s day, a day in the year when having six children really pays off – thank you kids; but you know, without you guys, my life would not only be extremely dull (never … Continue reading

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30.04.14.The tree, the badly maimed bear, and an almost badly maimed optician

Summer seems to have arrived with a vengeance, sheep safely grazing – a perfect portrait of rural England,   but there is a battle at foot, sheep alone do not surround our cottage………… they bring with them flies, nasty unhygienic … Continue reading

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Blog 15.12.13, undeserved flowers, the death of a kind man, French knitting and the kindness of strangers

Blog 15.12.13, undeserved flowers, the death of a kind man, French knitting and the kindness of strangers   In my last blog I hinted not very subtlety that, my men, (sons and husband – not lovers, oh if only!) might … Continue reading

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08.01.13. Another hat, an interesting find, and taking colour coordination a bit too seriously

  I think Marcel is trying to pretend that he’s not wearing a girls hat – ignore it and it will go away sort of attitude – he’s right, it did……………. An interesting day, one of those days when you … Continue reading

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