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Bumbling through the fog

Bumbling through the fog

It’s been a strange few weeks. I’ve been carrying on through life as usual but it’s been quite hazy. I’ve slumped back into a bit of a hole, which isn’t great, but have fortunately had the presence of mind to get help. My nice Scottish GP has upped my meds and I’m...

Holidays and a challenge to one’s sense of self

I’m on holidays! It’s been a long time since I had a proper holiday. I’ve met up with Dad, Janice and the kids on the Gold Coast, and my brother Nick is joining us this afternoon. We’re staying in some very nice serviced apartments. I’ve...
Poppy head

Poppy head

The sky is blue, the sun is shining, the pets are frolicking, I have plenty of work to do and – My brain is foggy. Fog is the worst. It weighs me down and makes me sleepy. It removes all motivation to do anything. It’s like Dorothy falling asleep in the...
On cold and clothing

On cold and clothing

We’re gradually getting used to the different climate down here in Tassie. I still love the cold, and love wearing hats and coats and getting use out of all the woollen things I have crocheted over the years that were probably just a bit too heavy for...
Health check

Health check

Went to the doctor today for my quarterly blood test results. This is the first one since having my big initial diabetes blood test. I don’t check my blood sugar levels with a fingertip prick test or need insulin or anything; the doctor said that I’m not...