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Eat Yourself Healthy!

I’ve mentioned health problems and the need to look at how we throw stuff into our bodies without much consideration of the consequences. I began a series early in January… about my travels on the T2 Diabetes slippery slope. I’ve … Continue reading

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April A to Z – C for Cricket!

Today, day three, we change tack… onto sport. Yesterday was the T20 World Cup. What an occasion. What a tournament. I’m not the world’s greatest T20 enthusiast but I must say, the skills levels of so many teams have improved … Continue reading

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Inspiration!

This week Krista’s topic of choice is inspiration. After reading her post I was left dithering. She takes a look at the new Canadian Museum of Human Rights so, as a South African, the first person to crossed my mind … Continue reading

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Smile… Yes, You!!

Got the winter’s blues? Feeling a tad down?? Then maybe it’s time you take a moment to smile! Surely, if I can find a moment of gratitude and a smile then so can you!! Let’s all smile!! PS – The … Continue reading

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Learn as you GO!!

This writing process is a never-ending lesson. I think if you give up treating it as such you will fail. I had a read of one of Jane’s latest posts and it gave me hope as well as reiterated the … Continue reading

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I’ve Been Eclipsed!

Yesterday was one of those days. The day broke bright and clear… no, I lie! This is Ireland so it broke wet, cloudy and dull. So? Should that be so bad? Yes! I wanted to have a shot at taking … Continue reading

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Colour Contrast! – The Shortlists!!

Earlier this month I told you about the summer’s premature departure. Yes, August is usually still warm and bright around these parts but I’m afraid, the weather gods must have been plotting revenge on this little green island again, after … Continue reading

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The Calling Canvas?

I’ll begin today by divulging a secret… no, it’s nothing earth shattering. Actually, to many, it’s not even a secret. I have, in the past, been known to slap paint on the odd canvas, occasionally with mild success. I’ve not … Continue reading

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