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The blessed relief of heatpacks

It’s December and we are enjoying summer here in Australia but it has been a little cool lately. Not warm enough to put away my beloved heat packs. When I get cold, I get stiff and sore. My shoulders, neck, … Continue reading

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Bad periods

I mark my calendar with the warning “take it easy” the day before my period is due. Otherwise I might do something silly, like plan to do something. The day or two before I get my period are bad and … Continue reading

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Bounce back

In another life, I would like to be an acrobat or a trapeze artist. Even though I’m fully-grown, I love a trampoline. I visit friends and craftily offer to play with their children and under that guise I jump on … Continue reading

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