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Don’t worry about spelling MS

Multiple Sclerosis, it’s a challenge to spell it and I could have been diagnosed with Lupus, only five letters and two ‘U’s’ simple, but no I had to get something that’s a devil to write. It’s not the ‘multiple’ it’s … Continue reading

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The older I get, the crankier I get

Steve Wright’s Sunday Love Songs are something of a puzzle to me. Relationships seem to be perfect on Radio 2 on a Sunday morning. Couples delight in each other, they’ve lived through ‘highs and lows and ups and downs’. At … Continue reading

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I’ve got the builders in…

I just love it when ‘Husband in a Hurry’ goes to work and leaves me to handle it, the builders! I’m sure he didn’t mean to arrange this all on the same day, but that’s how it’s worked out. To … Continue reading

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A hitch in every port

I’ve just returned from a cruise to the Azores. I’ve been cruising for a number of years. It’s very accessible for a wheelchair user and I’ve had the best experiences on ships. A disabled state-room is large, twice the size … Continue reading

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MS Brain

You know me, and if you don’t, you need to read more of my blog. For those of you who haven’t read enough yet, I’ve had MS for 40ish years and its done what it has done so far. Bits … Continue reading

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Bad Habits

The sun is shining, I’m sitting on the balcony of a stateroom, whilst cruising to the Azores. We are through the Bay Biscay, past all the choppy waters and I have a cocktail in my hand, it doesn’t get better … Continue reading

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Do I Ever Learn?

There is an old adage that says we learn by our mistakes, but I’m not so sure. Should we be left to learn from the mistakes that we make, or should our older and more learned, well-meaning peers take control … Continue reading

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What shall I take on Holiday?

In the halcyon days before MS all I needed to pack for a holiday was my passport, ticket and money. OK,  I’m older now, not wiser but the luggage has got heavier and the allowance is lighter.  BMS (before MS) … Continue reading

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Shopaholic, me?

I’ve always loved shopping, I had my first weekend job when I was 14 and the thrill of having money to spend has been with me ever since. I’m very eclectic in what I buy, it’s not always clothes or … Continue reading

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Easy like Saturday morning!

Saturday morning, waking up late to a cup of tea in bed.  The birds are singing outside, and the radio is playing relaxing songs, the smell of bacon frying is wafting up the stairs. Life is easy and summer is … Continue reading

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